Visual ArtsEvents

01
MAR
Make felted Hawkmoon Hares
Alford Craft Market Centre

Create your own magical March hare using a range of different wools and using the needle felting technique & finishing it off with a little bead charm. This will be a relaxing fun & creative workshop.…

01
MAR
Deconstruction
The Edge, University of Bath

A series of four afternoon workshops that embrace the innovative methods of deconstruction found in the work of James Capper. Participants will learn about the use of line mark making repetition and layered surfaces. The workshops cater to participants of…

01
MAR
Marine and Coastal Landscape : Anthony Osler
The Twizzle Gallery

The second in The Twizzle Gallerys programme of creative art workshops will be led by Anthony Osler.The theme will be one of marine and coastal landscapes.Anthony is a successful artist and experienced tutor in maritime painting…


02
MAR
Emma Alcock at The Fine Art Society
The Fine Art Society

This March painter Emma Alcock will be presenting anew body of work at The Fine Art Society for the firsttime. Featuring over thirty paintings the exhibition willalso include two new sculptures in bronze representingthe artists first venture into this medium.Alcocks…

02
MAR
Artists' Cafe Trowbridge
Trowbridge Town Hall

Come along to meet other local artists over a cup of tea or coffee and a slice of cake.This is an informal drop in session where you can share news and ideas discuss your practice and artistic challenges and find…

04
MAR
A stained glass workshop
Alford Craft Market Centre

00ppIncludes use of tools safety equipment and materials. Minimum age 16 yrs and is unsuitable for pregnant womennursing mothers. Enjoy this practical workshop exploring the skills of stained glass copper foiling. The technique was developed in the Tiffany…

04
MAR
Marks and Pencils Mastering Mono-print
Trowbridge Town Hall

Using a variety of techniques such as mark‐making layering and tracing as well as using textural objects such as leaves fabric even coins mono‐printing is a simple and accessible printmaking method offering the scope to produce subtle complex and beautiful…

04
MAR
London Potters Local
Normansfield Theatre, Langdon Down Centre

This two‐day selling fair presents original handmade studio pottery from 21 talented inspirational members of London Potters.All exhibitors are members of London Potters a voluntary organisation and registered charity promoting a wider interest in ceramics. www.londonpotters.comThere will also…

05
MAR
Brighton Antiques, Vintage and Collectables Fair
Brighton Racecourse

Set your alarm clock ‐ its here tomorrow Up to 175 fantastic indoor stalls all bristling with all variety of amazing antiques vintage and collectable items ‐ at Brighton Racecourse. The fantastic Swing singer Steve Conway will be performing throughout…

11
MAR
Potter's Wheel Workshop Weekend
Eastnor Pottery

The therapeutic benefits of working with soft clay on the potters wheel are well documented. Participants often leave the studio on Sunday afternoon feeling totally de‐stressed and with an overwhelming sense of well‐being. I feel like Ive spent a weekend…

11
MAR
Children's pottery session making a grass head man
Alford Craft Market Centre

Suitable for ages 614 ages 68 must be accompanied by an adult.Enjoy learning about using clay and make a grass head man. All materials and tools provided. Class led by Fiona Radford. Finished pieces…

17
MAR
The Importance of Drawing
Drawing Room

Artists Sonia Boyce Margarita Gluzberg and Bob and Roberta Smith present drawings that were pivotal to their development as artists and discuss the role that drawing plays in their practice.…

18
MAR
Christmas Bullfish Craft & Therapy Fayre
Town Hall Chipping Soidbury

Want something unique unusual quirky and different come to one of our fayres come along and try out a therapy we provide a great opportunity for a smaller than usual fee to experience one of the many marvellous holistic therapies…

18
MAR
KF Creative Mosaics Beginners Workshops
Alford Craft Market Centre

Includes all materials and equipment.At the end of the day you will have your own piece of mosaic workThere will be a brief introduction to mosaics tiling techniques and designing.You will learn about cutting…

18
MAR
Antiques@TheHolt
The Holt Hotel

The first AntiquesTheHolt of 2017 will be bigger and better than ever before Expanding into an additional room the fair truly warrants its reputation as the premier Antiques & Collectors Fair for Oxfordshire and surrounding counties Staged twice yearly at…

18
MAR
Beginners Linocut Printmaking For Adults
The Cooper Gallery

Join tutor Neil Anderson and learn all the skills neededto create your own lino print from design to production. The class is suitable for beginners with no previous experience needed.This class costs £35 per person and to book your ticket…

18
MAR
Beginners Wildlife Photography
Earth Trust Centre

Professional photographer Andrew Walmsley will help you get to grips with your camera and provide guidance on capturing images of wildlife. There are a series of workshops running throughout the next few monthsbook one or more as a…

18
MAR
THE PANTRY SPRING MARKET
Piddington Village Hall

Handmade crafts and local produce including jewellery pottery and ceramics handbags accessories artisan bread local cheese and meat jams and chutneys local beer homemade cakes locally grown plants and Coffee Shop. Plus therell be our own Piddington apple juice made…

18
MAR
Bullfish Spring Therapy & Craft Fayre
Chipping Sodbury Town Hall

If you want something unique unusual quirky and different come to one of our fayres come along and try out a therapy we provide a great opportunity for a smaller than usual fee to experience one of the many marvellous…

18
MAR
Directors Tour
Drawing Room

Artists in Drawing Biennial 2017 have been selected by Drawing Room Directors Mary Doyle Kate Macfarlane and Katharine Stout. Join Mary and Kate for an informal tour of the exhibition as they discuss key trends and ideas within the selection.…

19
MAR
Intermediate Wildlife Photography
Earth Trust Centre

In each of these workshops professional photographer Andrew Walmsley will cover a different aspect of photography so you can build up a more in‐depth knowledge. Future intermediate workshops: 22nd April 14th May and 18th June; book one or more as…

20
MAR
Stained Glass Workshop
Charleston

Our creative workshops are taught by artists of great skill and imagination. Class sizes are small meaning plenty of focused tuition. During our open season the day begins with a tour of the House for inspiration. Students break for a…

22
MAR
Watercolour Landscapes
Alford Craft Market Centre

Letting colour merge and interesting things happen are essential to create visually stimulating watercolours. Please bring watercolour paints brushes watercolour paper and a sketchpad with you.…

22
MAR
Hand make a Moyses Stevens Mothers Day bouquet
St Pancras International Station

Royally appointed florist Moyses Stevens announce an exclusive Mothers Day bouquet masterclass in their new home of St Pancras International on Wednesday 22nd March 2017. Attendees will be guided through the workshop by trained florists and will complete the class…

24
MAR
Potter's Wheel Workshop One Day
Eastnor Pottery

Ever yearned to go hands on with a potters wheelor maybe you need to fine tune your technique Whatever your experience beginner or improver this is the course for you.Small friendly groups and seven electric potters wheels ensure plenty of…

24
MAR
Deepdale Spring Market
Dalegate Market

We look forward to welcoming you to Dalegate Market in Burnham Deepdale on Friday 24th to Sunday 26th March 2017 for the Deepdale Spring Market the start of Spring on the beautiful North Norfolk Coast.Dalegate Market will host 50 Norfolk…

25
MAR
A fused glass workshop with Matt Sorrell
Alford Craft Market Centre

Includes use of all equipment & materials.This piece is just an example; you can create whatever you would like. Overall size 6x 4.…

25
MAR
Acrylic Painting Workshop beginners and intermedia
Alford Craft Market Centre

Acrylics can be used in a number of different ways to create a watercolour or oil effect and can be over painted almost straight away making it very easy to correct any mistakes or improve things you dont likeHow about…

29
MAR
Watercolour 'Plein Aire' painting in Alford
Alford Craft Market Centre

Come and have a go it is great fun. Please bring watercolour paints brushes watercolour paper and a sketchpad with you. Also a stoolfolding chair to sit on.…

30
MAR
Pop Up Shops
Dalegate Market

The North Norfolk Coast for shopping thats not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host four local artisans & producers in the beach huts this week.Pop Up Shops change every week at Dalegate Market.…

31
MAR
Late Night Friday at #drawingb2017
Drawing Room

We are open till 8pm for Late Night Friday. Join us for a chance to see Drawing Biennial 2017 and browse resource highlights on Biennial artists in Outset Study.…

01
APR
Easter Baking for Adults
Cannon Hall

Learn how to bake hot cross buns and simnel biscuitsin our Victorian kitchen perfect treats for your Eastertable Refreshments included.Come along from 1pm to 4pm places cost £25.00 per person and book is essentialdown to limited places. Suitable for ages…

01
APR
Artists Tour
Drawing Room

Drawing Biennial 2017 participating artists Matt Calderwood Vanessa Jackson and David Musgrave will introduce their work in the exhibition and select their favourites from the 248 works on view.…

02
APR
Special Craft Fair at Bursledon Brickworks
Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum

First Sunday of the new season we open our doors again. This year we are going to be starting with a craft fair to get the season going. Entry prices include both the museum and the craft fair. …

02
APR
Lingfield Antiques, Collectables and Vintage Fair
Lingfield Park Racecourse

Lingfield Antiques Collectables and Vintage Fair at Lingfield Park Racecourse. Up to 130 fantastic indoor stalls in multiple areas all bristling with all variety of amazing antiques collectables and vintage items. The fantastic Swing singer Steve Conway will be performing…

05
APR
Introduction to Oil painting
Alford Craft Market Centre

During the workshop you will learn how to prepare the board for painting and go on to paint an oil picture. Over the day you will receive structured practical tuition aimed at getting you to understand the painting medium of…

06
APR
Antiques for Everyone Spring Fair
Halls 18-19, National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham

With over 200 lively and enthusiastic dealers on hand to talk about the desirable objects and collectables they will showcase at the Spring Fair the event offers an eclectic mix of beautiful antique vintage and contemporary pieces.These include colourful ceramics…

10
APR
Town Hall Poets
Trowbridge Town Hall

A friendly inclusive group for anyone with an interest in poetry.We read and discuss favourite poems give each other informal feedback about our poems in progress and arrange readings and open‐mic nights.Come along to a session…

10
APR
Easter Card Printing
The Cooper Gallery

Make printing stamps of bunnies chickens and eggsto decorate your own Easter card to share with yourfamily.Dress for mess. All children to be accompanied by anadult. Age 5.Workshop is limited so pre‐booking is recommended.Join us on Monday 10 and Wednesday…

11
APR
Wild Basketry Workshop
Charleston

Our creative workshops are taught by artists of great skill and imagination. Class sizes are small meaning plenty of focused tuition. During our open season the day begins with a tour of the House for inspiration. Students break for a…

15
APR
Ceramic sculpture workshop for Adults & Children (
Alford Craft Market Centre

Bring photos or something to inspire you both There will be a small extra charge for firing and cost of clay for each piece dependant on size of the sculpture. …

16
APR
Alford Easter Craft Market
Alford Corn Exchange

Founded in 1974 Alford Craft Market is a not for profit organisation promoting high quality Lincolnshire crafts through our events shop and craft centre.Our Easter Weekend Craft Market takes place indoors at Alford Corn Exchange at the foot of the…

18
APR
Woodcut Printmaking Workshop
Charleston

Our creative workshops are taught by artists of great skill and imagination. Class sizes are small meaning plenty of focused tuition. During our open season the day begins with a tour of the House for inspiration. Students break for a…

19
APR
Children's Holiday Pottery Workshops
Eastnor Pottery

An ideal opportunity for aspiring young potters to work with professional ceramic artists. Experience hands on real clay with an exciting variety of making techniques. A different theme every time includes either a go on the potters wheel or work…

19
APR
Beautiful button holes & brooches Easter Half Term
Cannon Hall

As part of the Tales of the Wedding Dress exhibition join Sarah White creator of the Wizard of Oz felt &button wedding bouquet for a delightful fun filled workshop. Bring out your creative side and be inspired to makeyour own…

20
APR
Easter Art Club - 5 to 11 years
The Cooper Gallery

Join our holiday art club and become immersed in original works of art in the galleries. Develop your sketching skills using a range of materials.Dress for mess. All children to be accompanied by anadult. Down to limited pre‐booking is recommendedSuitable…

22
APR
Wonderwool Wales
Royal Welsh Showground

The hugely‐anticipated annual show is back Fibre fans can learn techniques for fantastic felting perfect plying beautiful beading daring design wonderful weaving and scintillating spinning at workshops being organised as part of the wool and natural fibre extravaganza Wonderwool Wales…

Updated: 27/02/2017 16:44:00