Visual ArtsEvents

25
JUL
Young Bohemians: Ceramics
Charleston

Workshops for children and teenagers.Ages 12 to 16. …

25
JUL
4-Day Film School
Chelsea Academy

Under the tuition of our award‐winning filmmakers students on the Four Day Film School embark on a whistle‐stop tour of films origins and history: they learn screen acting writing editing camerawork and even fight choreographybefore they get out…

25
JUL
CRAFTING WORKSHOP - Papermaking from plants
Simply Handmade too

CRAFTING WORKSHOP ‐ Paper making from plantsJoin the charismatic Charlie on this exciting half‐day workshop learning the ancient craft of making handmade paper from plants.Handmade paper is a creative medium that has become extremely popular with artists and…


27
JUL
New Edition: Panel Discussion
Edinburgh Printmakers

Curator Sarah Lowndes will discuss the themes processes and ideas presented in New Edition. Shell be joined by exhibiting artists Emer Tumilty Museums Press Jessica Higgins and Matthew Walkerdine and representatives of Poster Club. Curated by Sarah Lowndes New Edition…

27
JUL
New Edition: Preview
Edinburgh Printmakers

Edinburgh Printmakers welcomes all to celebrate the launch of New Edition. Get a close look at the exhibitions rich variety of prints and catch some of the festival seasons early buzz Free to attend open to all. Refreshments provided.Curated by…

28
JUL
Brancepeth Castle Summer Craft Fair 2017
Brancepeth Castle

A huge number of interesting different high quality crafts from all over the UK. Over 70 different stalls. All unique and handmade. Something for everyone from knitwear to woodwork jewellery photography leather work fabric craft furniture wall art ceramics cakes.…

28
JUL
Lynda Jones: Art Exhibition
The Roundhouse

Following last years popular and highly successful exhibition in the Roundhouse Lynda Jones returns to the Kymin with an exhibition of new work. will exhibit her original oil paintings fine ink & pencil drawings and a collection of limited edition…

28
JUL
New Edition: Exhibition
Edinburgh Printmakers

Curated by Sarah Lowndes New Edition is a group exhibition displaying newly‐commissioned printed works by Museums Press Poster Club and Emer Tumilty. The exhibition will be presented as the 50th anniversary exhibition of Edinburgh Printmakers during Edinburgh Art Festival 2017.The…

29
JUL
Vintage and Handmade Fair Hertford
Millbridge Rooms

A fair with up to 10 dealers selling a range of vintage antique and handmade jewellery accessories collectables and upcycled goods.This fair is set in the Millbridge Rooms opposite Hertford Theatre in the town centre with plenty of local parking…

29
JUL
DEVON PHOTOGRAPHY WEEKENDER
Dartmoor National Park

Want to soak in the magical and sublime landscape of Dartmoor Devon Want to learn how to take better photographs Want to use professional lighting kit and get expert tution oh did I mention the chance to work with professional…

29
JUL
Liverpool(e): Mover, Shaker, Architectural Risk
RIBA North

Be guided around the exhibition by curator Joseph Sharples. Learn the vision behind it and the decision process around choosing the items to deliver a full and meaningful display.You can explore how architects of different periods have been challenged and…

29
JUL
Hop on board the Swan Centre Safari!
Swan Shopping Centre

Visit The Swan Centre on Saturday 29th July between 12pm‐4pm for their Swan Centre Safari.On arrival to The Swan Centre you will be welcomed by a jungle explorer and his two roaming gorillas. Before meeting their furry friends and creepy…

30
JUL
A Gay Outing at Charleston
Charleston

Tate curator Clare Barlow explores the stories behind the Queer British Art exhibition from unrequited love to cross‐dressing on the British stage from prison doors to visions of queer community. With music from male voice choir Resound. …

30
JUL
Basket Weaving
Earth Trust Centre

A one‐day practical workshop with Catherine Tregaskes from Crafts for a Sustainable future.£50 per person; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson incurs a booking fee. …

01
AUG
CRAFTING WORKSHOP - Designing with wire
Simply Handmade too

CRAFTING WORKSHOP ‐ Designing with wire.Have you ever wondered how to create some of the wire weaving sculptures that we see in craft shopsDo you just not know where to beginThen join Beverley for expert tuition on Designing…

01
AUG
Summer of Folk & Fairytales
Botany Bay

Summer of Folk and Fairytales at Botany BayCome and explore the Brothers Grimm Folk and Fairytales this summerEvery Tuesday in August will be filled with magical storytelling games and craft activities with FREE 45 minute workshops based on a different…

01
AUG
Little Shop Of Wonders
New Brewery Arts

Trudi Haydens paintings stem from a deep love of the countryside.Fully utilising the versatility of acrylic paints her work often features striking contrasts and vibrant colours.In other more atmospheric pieces her subtlety of tone immerses the…

02
AUG
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…

04
AUG
Reception
Stryx Gallery

For August Digbeth First Friday Stryxinvites the public to Reception a photography exhibition by Marcin SzIan Jones. Curated by Komlaish Achall. Noise and silence.Crowd and loneliness. Two photographers. Two viewpoints. Two forms.Dualism. Synergism. Reception.Both artists have…

05
AUG
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…

05
AUG
Make stained glass suncatchers with Gillian Wing
Alford Craft Market Centre

Use of all tools and materials provided.The copper foiling technique developed in the Tiffany Studios is ideal for decorative panels suncatchers and mirrors as well as lampshades and other three dimensional work.Copper tape and solder is…

05
AUG
Coburg House Summer Open Studios 2017
Coburg House

Our legendary summer treat is back and this year we are celebrating a rather special anniversary ‐ its our 25th Open StudiosLAUNCHFriday 4th August 6‐9pmOPEN STUDIOSSaturday & Sunday 5th & 6th August 11am ‐ 5pmCoburg House…

05
AUG
Photography Workshop
Stryx Gallery

A Free Photography with renowned photographer Marcin Cz at Stryx Gallery.Marcin will discuss how can be used to challenge the way we see things using photography in an unconventional way.…

06
AUG
Digbeth Photowalk
Stryx Gallery

Marcin Cz will take you on a journey around Digbeth with your camera looking at new and exciting ways to use photography.…

09
AUG
ART WORKSHOP - Start watercolours
Simply Handmade too

ART WORKSHOP ‐ Start watercolours with Michele Webber.Would you like to start painting in watercolours Perhaps you simply have no idea know where to start or even which brush you should use let alone any idea what type of paper…

09
AUG
AT WORKSHOP - Flowers in coloured pencils
Simply Handmade too

ART Workshop ‐ Flowers in coloured pencilsColoured pencils have undergone a remarkable transformation in recent years pigment levels have been increased and they now give vibrant beautiful results. The controllability of pencils is perfect for the slow build up of…

12
AUG
One Day Japanese Bookbinding Course
St Bride Foundation

In this one day course students will learn how to bind books in a Japanese or stab binding style. This techniques involves sewing through a block of paper and creating unique sewing patterns on the spine of the book. Students…

12
AUG
County Craft & Curios Fair
Lincoln Museum of Lincolnshire Life

An eclectic market bringing together stall holders selling a mix of wonderful delights including high quality handmade crafts from across the region. …

12
AUG
Floristry Workshop
White Horse Inn

A friendly fun and informal flower filled workshop with a local Chelsea Gold Medal winning florist. We will be creating sumptuous seasonal table designs and fabulous vase designs. You will learn new floristry skills and techniques.Only £45 inclusive of flower…

14
AUG
Oil Painting Masterclass
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…

17
AUG
Brush & Bubbles at The Jam Tree Chelsea
The Jam Tree Chelsea

For those who remember longingly how much fun art lessons with school friends used to be or are in need of an outlet for burgeoning creative talents art class creators Brush & Bubbles have teamed up with The Jam Tree…

20
AUG
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. £80 per adult £70 per child 14‐16 yrs; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson incurs a booking…

26
AUG
Alford August Bank Holiday Craft Festival
Alford Manor House Grounds

Founded in 1974 Alford Craft Market is a not for profit organisation promoting quality Lincolnshire Crafts via its Events Shop and Crafts Classes.For 2017 our August Bank Holiday Craft Market Festival will have a wide variety of quality Lincolnshire Crafts…

26
AUG
Art Exhibition and Sale
Overton Recreation Centre

Exhibition and sale of work by professionalsemi professional and amateur artists. Work is presented in a variety of mediums including Oils Watercolour and Acrylics and most are available to purchase we also have printed greetings cards. Entry is…

29
AUG
Life Drawing
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…

01
SEP
Ahmed Alsoudani
Marlborough Contemporary

The show brings together a new body of work executed in acrylic charcoal and pencil‐on‐canvas which present surreal and often discomforting scenes accentuated by chaos.Marking a departure from previous series the works on view are noticeably cooler in tone. Whereas…

02
SEP
Taster sessions - Throwing on the potters wheel
Alford Craft Market Centre

Our pottery throwing taster sessions are great fun as you get to work on a pottery wheel. Learning to throw pots is immensely satisfying and a great way to spend a morning.…

02
SEP
Alderton Art Festival
St Margarets Church

Alderton Art Festival2nd and 3rd September 2017The 41st annual Alderton Art Festival take place Saturday and Sunday 2 and 3 September. Proceeds go to Saint Margarets Church. Saint Margarets Church: exhibition and sale of over 200 paintings by…

08
SEP
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…

10
SEP
Hugglets Teddies 2017
Kensington Town Hall

Hugglets Teddies 2017 is the annual British Teddy Bear Festival which began in 1989. It features around 170 stands and over 10000 teddy bears for sale with prices ranging from a few pounds to over £1000. Both antique and modern…

12
SEP
Introduction to Drawing
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…

30
SEP
Fused Glass Workshop Pick & Mix Saturday
Alford Craft Market Centre

Choose from the following projects:‐ Coasters make up to 4 x 10cm coasters Square slumped dishmake a 13 x 13 piece which will be fired twice to achieve its 3d shape or a colourful beach huts piece. You…

30
SEP
Jewellery Fair
The Chesterfords Community Centre

A new prestigious event for jewellery lovers to come and browse a superb collection of jewellery all under one roof. Over 20 stalls offering a wide selection of bespoke and designer jewellery to vintage and antique.An ideal opportunity…

30
SEP
Photography Course/Workshop Yorkshire Dales
YDNPA

The Yorkshire Dales Wharfedale Photography Workshop takes in a wide selection of the very best scenery to be found around Wharfedale in the Yorkshire Dales. Some areas of the Yorkshire Dales have their own unique characteristics ie Kingsdale Ribblesdale and…

04
OCT
Three Day Beginners Floristry Course
Totally Flowers

This is an informative three‐day course and is ideal if you are considering changing your career or would like more in depth knowledge about Flower ArrangingFloristry for your hobby. During this course you will get lots of insider tips and…

08
OCT
Orwell Vintage & Antique Fair
Orwell Village Hall

A fabulous fair which has been running for over 25 years in the village of Orwell Cambridgeshire. A warm and welcoming atmosphere with traders offering unique one off pieces of vintage and antique wares including clothing and accessoriesjewellery…

12
OCT
Handmade at Kew
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew,

This four‐day international contemporary craft event offers you the opportunity to meet and buy directly from over 200 extraordinary designer‐makers working across all disciplines including: ceramics jewellery fashion and textiles glass paper furniture metalwork sculpture and interior accessories.Its a really…

13
OCT
Undressing Antiques
Nadder Centre

Antiques I dont understand them and theyre beyond my budget. Theyre not for me. A persuasive introduction to buying antiques and integrating and using them in todays homes. The state of the antiques market and the different meanings of the…

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