Visual ArtsEvents

17
NOV
Engineered Equanimity: The Machines of Steven Pipp
The Edge

Visitors will witness Pippins significant contribution to art science and technology and gain a new perspective on everything from Newtonian mechanics to the production of renewable energy. After beginning his career as an engineer Pippin turned his attention to art…

18
NOV
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
NOV
Wood Engraving (Relief Printing) Taster Day
St Bride Foundation

You will be introduced to the process of wood engraving from preliminary drawings and design; transferring drawings to blocks; cutting blocks; choosing papers and proofing to printing a small limited edition of black and white prints.The course includes health and…


18
NOV
The Sorting Office Winter Open Studios 2017
The Sorting Office

Winter Open Studios is our favourite event of the year. With the festive period just around the corner its the ideal place to bag exquisite locally hand‐crafted gifts for loved ones and explore a creative world tucked away in the…

18
NOV
Christmas Gift Fair
Greenscape Nursery

A great variety of Art craft cards preserves jewelery for sale over the two days. Refreshments also on sale. Toilet facilities available. free parking on site.Time to walk round the lavender nursery. This is a level site witheasy…

18
NOV
Open Day 2017
Edinburgh Printmakers

Edinburgh Printmakers legendary annual Open Day is returning once again in 2017. Come along to what is possibly the most exciting day in our events calendar and enjoy hands‐on events for all the family Use this rare opportunity to visit…

18
NOV
Cross Barn Christmas Art Fair
The Cross Barn

This one day show is the sister event to Cross Barn arts Spring show whilst more low key it gives you a chance to see and buy affordable art from this talented group. There is Original exciting art work prints…

19
NOV
Two Day Leather Binding Course
St Bride Foundation

In this two day course students will be introduced to the skills needed to work with leather some experience of basic bookbinding is preferred but not essential. Students will sew their own book blocks and will have the opportunity to…

19
NOV
How to cook the perfect Chinese dumplings
Canada Water

Whats more as we believe in giving you the full cultural experience you will learn how to say a few relevant Chinese words e.g. the dish you are cooking and tasty as well as important Chinese dinning etiquetteso…

21
NOV
Navigating the Art World with Brexit
Cass Art Islington

What does Brexit mean for artists and gallerists And what about the confidence of collectors not to mention the state of funding The first 23 tickets to this talk are half‐priceA little over one year since the referendum vote that…

22
NOV
One Day Adana/Letterpress Course
St Bride Foundation

This one day course is for the new or aspiring letterpress printer who is looking to set up a simple home studio using the popular Adana platen press.You will receive instruction in hand typesetting and printing on an Adana as…

24
NOV
FUNDRAISING CHRISTMAS FAYRE
Bulkington Community & Conference Centre

FUNDRAISING CHRISTMAS FAYRECome along to BVC and buy some gifts enjoy a mince pie with friends or treat yourself to something nice for the festive season There will be a selection of stalls selling all sorts of festive gifts decorations…

24
NOV
Brancepeth Castle Christmas Craft Fair 2017
Brancepeth Castle

Over 80 unique craft stalls. Buy all your Christmas gifts under one roof ‐something perfect for everyone Everything from toys to clothes textiles art photography jewellery woodwork furniture glassware pottery and specialist foods.Delicious home‐made food and cakes available in the…

24
NOV
Ragley Hall Christmas Frost Fair 2017
Ragley Hall

The Frost Fair will be within the lower ground floor of the house with heated marquees on the west terraces and in and around The Stables and Coach House. A selection of crafts gifts unique & original presents and fine…

25
NOV
The Comedy Club Ashford
Ashford International Hotel - QHotels

The Comedy Club Ashford at the International Hotel on Saturday 25th November.The Comedy Club Present 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Category: ArtsPerforming ArtsComedy.ArtistsSpeakers: TBC Please Visit www.thecomedyclub.co.uk…

25
NOV
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…

25
NOV
Antiques@TheHolt
The Holt Hotel

Just a month before Christmas and time for the second AntiquesTheHolt of 2017. Re‐launched this Spring bigger and even better than before the fair truly warrants its reputation as the premier Antiques & Collectors Fair for Oxfordshire and surrounding counties…

25
NOV
Alford November Christmas Craft Market
Alford Corn Exchange

Alford Craft Market is a not for profit organisation founded in 1974 to promote quality Lincolnshire Crafts via its Events Shop and Crafts Classes.Our first Christmas Craft Market weekend takes place indoors at Alford Corn Exchange at the foot of…

25
NOV
Christmas Crafts, Cakes & Coffee event
Calne Methodist Church

FATHER CHRISTMAS is coming to our CHRISTMASCRAFTS CAKES & COFFEE EVENT on SATURDAY 25th NOVEMBER 2017 at theMETHODIST CHURCH AND HALL SILVER STREET CALNE SN11 0JF from 11.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. TRAIDCRAFT GOODS ‐ FAIRLY TRADED PRODUCTS…

25
NOV
The Minories Christmas Market
The Minories Galleries

Our brilliant Christmas Market returns for another year. Filled to the brim with amazing goodies made by our regions very talented local artists designers and makers. Come along and see what Christmas gifts you can find for your loved ones…

26
NOV
Christmas Craft Fayre
Wrentham Village Hall

Craft fayrepamperangel and tarrot reader tombola magician and much moreCraft stalls ranging from jewellery candles sweet treats homemade sweets Xmas cakes and much much more.Angel and tarot reader mini massage taster Tropics mini facial and hand…

28
NOV
Woodcut Christmas Cards
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
NOV
Talk: Great Uncle George Dalziel
St Bride Foundation

Douglas Downing The 19th century was a great time of change and upheaval in commerce and industry. One of those industries which changed drastically was the printing industry. By the mid 19th century the mass media was a burgeoning market…

01
DEC
Sandown Park Festive Gift Fair 2017
Sandown Park

Our Festive Gift Fair is in the large and airy Surrey Hall with all facilities and catering within the room and free parking for more than 3000 cars. A festive atmosphere offering a wide range of unique and exciting gifts…

01
DEC
Wreath Making
Earth Trust Centre

Make a beautiful festive wreath for your home or to give as a gift. All materials are provided but feel free to bring along any additional foliage or decorations you would like include. Two sessions: 1pm and 2pm. Price includes…

01
DEC
Wreath Making for Families
Earth Trust Centre

Make a beautiful festive wreath for your home or to give as a gift. All materials are provided but feel free to bring along any additional foliage or decorations you would like include. Price includes a hot drink and a…

02
DEC
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…

02
DEC
Alford December Xmas Craft Market
Alford Corn Exchange

Alford Craft Market is a not for profit organisation founded in 1974 to promote quality Lincolnshire Crafts via its Events Shop and Crafts Classes.Our first Christmas Craft Market weekend takes place indoors at Alford Corn Exchange at the foot of…

02
DEC
Heyford Park Christmas Bazaar
Heyford Park Chapel

A bazaar with stalls including crafts phoenix cards Usbourne books cakes fudge chocolates preserves sewn goods candles bags and jewelry light frames upcycled crafts handmade Christmas decorations and lots of handmade items by local craft people…

02
DEC
Littlehampton Town Artisan Market
Littlehampton High Street

Artists local producers & creators artisan craft makers antiquesantiquarian books busking performance and all the colourful characters which make up the local coastline & downlands around us along the South Coast.We will be very open & keen for buskers and…

02
DEC
Dry stone walling workshop
Redcross Gardens

These workshops are a practical introduction to the heritage and the craft of building walls using natural stone without mortar. In addition you also receive an extensive discussion overview packed with How to tips and information regarding the construction of…

03
DEC
Christmas printMAKERS Market
Edinburgh Printmakers

Spoil yourself and your loved ones this winter with unique hand‐crafted gifts from our annual Christmas MarketWith a vast array of traditional handmade prints books cards textiles jewellery and more our hand‐picked local makers will be sure to have something…

03
DEC
Lingfield Antiques, Collectables and Vintage Fair
Linfield Park Racecourse

Lingfield Antiques Collectables and Vintage Fair at Lingfield Park Racecourse Surrey on 3rd December 2017. 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…

04
DEC
Christmas Wreaths & Garlands 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…

04
DEC
Three Week Hand Composition/Letterpress Course
St Bride Foundation

Monday Evenings.During this course students will examine the processes and application needed to create their own work using letterpress. This includes hand composition of metal type and the use of our Albion Columbian Stanhope and Vandercook presses.The course includes induction…

06
DEC
Hedgelaying course
Gowy meadows

This practical course will give you the beginners skills for Cheshire hedge laying. A practical day aimed at allowing you to lay your own section of hedge under experienced guidance. …

06
DEC
Festive Wreath Making Workshop
MoseyHome

In this festive workshop students will build a willow wreath base from scratch using basic weaving techniques. A mixture of evergreen foliages will then be added along with some pinecones.At the end students leave with a finished wreath to proudly…

09
DEC
Workshop: Wreath Making
The Swiss Garden, Shuttleworth

Create your own Christmas masterpiece at this seasonal workshop. Refreshments and all materials are provided.Event Information:The workshop runs from 10.00‐13.00 in the Garden Room.£25 per person includes entry to the Swiss Garden after the workshop.…

09
DEC
Nice Craft Collective Xmas Fair
West Street Loft

A fabulous designer craft fair in an amazing venue we are the Nice Craft Collective showcasing over 20 designer makers in jewellery ceramics textiles clothing glass and handmade gifts. We will be playing our favourite tunes from the 80s and…

09
DEC
Christmas Tree Festival
St Francis of Assisi Church

This is our 20th Anniversary year so well have a wonderful array of themed Christmas trees beautifully decorated by people representing local businesses community groups associations and schools.In addition well have loads of other activities for you to enjoySantas GrottoRaffle…

15
DEC
Talk, Tour + Networking at Lauren Baker Gallery
Lauren Baker Gallery

besmartaboutart networking is a monthly opportunity to meet artists curators & other art world peers view exhibitions and spaces and expand knowledge ‐ creative and professional alikeIn December 2017 were heading to Lauren Baker Gallery Floral Street in Covent Garden…

15
DEC
Christmas Market at Cameron House
Cameron House

Wrap up warm with a hot cocoa or mulled wine in hand and enjoy a fantastic UK Christmas shopping experience that will get you well and truly in the festive spirit.The Christmas Market will also feature members of…

19
JAN
DANE BAPTISTE | G.O.D (Gold. Oil. Drugs.)
Derby Theatre

Fresh from hosting Live at the Apollo and another total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Dane Baptiste takes his third smash hit show G.O.D. Gold. Oil. Drugs. on an extended World Tour in 2018His UK leg features 21…

20
JAN
Winnie the Pooh Day
Settle Stories

Can you catch a heffalump Where is Eeyores tail Celebrate national Winnie the Pooh day with Settle Stories a day that marks the birthday of author A A Milne. Its one awesome anniversary. Fans of Winnie the Pooh simply cant…

21
JAN
Waltham Abbey Wool Show
Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel

The popular fun and funky wool show returns for a fifth year with luscious hand dyed yarns beautiful handmade wool and felt items unique knit and crochet kits a wide selection of accessories from buttons to crochet hooks for sale…

27
JAN
DANE BAPTISTE | G.O.D (Gold. Oil. Drugs.)
Stag Sevenoaks

Fresh from hosting Live at the Apollo and another total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Dane Baptiste takes his third smash hit show G.O.D. Gold. Oil. Drugs. on an extended World Tour in 2018His UK leg features 21…

08
FEB
Sophie Willan: Branded
The Dukes

After the award winning critically acclaimed sell out success of her second comedy hour at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with her show Branded ‐ Bolton born Sophie Willan has announced a 33‐date tour for 2018.The tour starts on…

Updated: 17/11/2017 16:43:28