- Collingham (15);
- Newark & Thorpe (16, 20);
- Papplewick PS (30);
- Nottingham North (42);
- Nottingham South (49, 51-53);
- Aslockton (55), Bingham (56), Cotgrave (57), Keyworth (58), Hickling (59).
In addition, from 27 April to 6 June, you can visit our three LINKED EXHIBITIONS at Retford, Mansfield Central & Beeston Libraries (A-C on the map) – each with photographs of a selection of OSNotts artists & craftspeople in their studios & work spaces, taken by Neil Pledger – courtesy of Inspire: Culture, Learning and Libraries. Admission is FREE and each exhibition has information about all the OSNotts events.
The full events timeline summary is at: www.osnotts.co.uk/events-timeline. Otherwise, here are the individual listings for 11-12 May:
R – Refreshments at Venue
C – Café nearby
FW – Full Wheelchair access
PW – Partial Wheelchair access
NW – No wheelchair access
15. MAXWELL NEALE
4-6, 11-12, 19 & 25-26 May, 10-5
OILS, ACRYLICS, WATERCOLOUR, PASTEL – My subjects are varied and include landscapes, wildlife, and buildings. I am also a photographer, framer, and restorer.
The Burnt House, 3 Westfield Lane, Collingham NG23 7LN
I will be painting on the days I am open.
4-6 & 11-12 May, 10-5
Galerie, 18 Kirkgate, Newark NG24 1AB
A group of artists: Margie Andrew-Reichelt, Katie Greenfield, Michelle Hobbs, Gill Jennison, Nadia Ming, Jane Moffett and Elaine Winter using MIXED MEDIA, working in response to the phrase “Out of sight, out of mind”. The exhibition will include prints, paintings, textiles, written word & music.
20. DEAN R. ALLEN
4 & 12 May, 10-5
CERAMIC SCULPTURE – Figurative ceramic sculptures embodying a dark vision of our inner selves and relationship with the natural world.
Metamorphosis sculpture, Mistley Lodge, Thorpe NG23 5PX
Sculpture demonstration throughout both days.
30. DAVID GILL AT PAPPLEWICK PUMPING STATION
Steaming Weekends: 5-6 & 25-26 May, 11-5. Sundays: 12 & 19 May, 2 & 9 June, 11-4
Papplewick Pumping Station Rigg Lane Ravenshead NG15 9AJ
Entrance charges will apply (free for 16 & under) – see website for details (volunteer run registered charity).
BLACKSMITH METALWORK – Using traditional blacksmithing skills, David Gill produces hand-crafted metalwork to be both loved and cherished.
David will be working the forge at Papplewick Pumping Station; giving an accurate taste of the blacksmith’s craft.
42. ELAINE WILLIAMS
4-6 (BH), 11-12, 18 & 27 May (BH); 1 June, 10-5
PAINTING, TEXTILES, FELT, COLLAGE & LINOCUT – Oil painting with hand and machine stitching, experimental drawing, wet felt work, collage and linocut.
8 Cresta Gardens, Sherwood NG3 5GD
Nottingham South – Sneinton Market
49. SARAH FIANDER
4-5 & 11-12 May, 11-4
SCULPTURE – Modern abstract organic sculpture in natural materials, hand carved in Nottingham. Also prints, drawings and photographs.
Unit 41, Sneinton Market, Freckingham Street, Nottingham NG1 1DQ
See sculpture in progress, I will be demonstrating stone carving.
51. MAGGIE SMITH
4-6 & 11-12 May, 10-5
PRINTMAKING – Fragile fabric based pieces on reclaimed linen or organic silk. Naturally coloured and utilising organic mark making.
Botanical Bricolage, Studio 32, Avenue C, Sneinton Market NG1 1DW
www.botanicalbricolage.com & www.maggiesmith.co.uk
52. HANNAH SAWTELL ILLUSTRATION
4-6 & 11-12 May, 11-5
MIXED MEDIA PRINT – An illustrator who produces mixed media limited edition prints, books and cards.
Unit 34, Avenue C, Sneinton Market, Nottingham NG1 1DW
53. CURIOUS NOTTINGHAM
11-12 May, 10-5
Curious (Sarah Manton and Jess Kemp) will also be hosting textile artist Jane Marrows & jeweller Dawn Feeney.
Curious Studio, Unit 21-22 Avenue B, Sneinton Market, Nottingham NG1 1DU
SILK PAINTING & TEXTILE MIXED MEDIA – Exploring colour, pattern and spectacle through silk painting and textile manipulation.
Demonstrating silk painting.
PAPERCUTTING – I specialise as a designer / maker of handcrafted papercuts (scherenschnitte) and lasercut artworks.
Demonstrations of papercutting techniques.
TEXTILES AND PRINT – I create stitched, felted and mixed media framed artworks and accessories, plus collagraphs, at my Sneinton studio.
07799 751347 / 01159 589203
Demonstration of wet felt-making throughout the day.
EMBOSSED COPPER AND SILVER JEWELLERY – Embossed Copper art work based on patterns in nature and Sterling Silver Jewellery.
Demonstration of Copper Embossing & Silver Working Techniques.
55. SARAH ALLEN
11-12 May, 10-5
TEXTILES – Colourful & luxurious hand woven textiles crafted in Nottinghamshire on a manual dobby loom.
4 Abbey Lane, Aslockton NG13 9AE
56. STEVE HUNT
11-12 May, 10-5
GREEN & RECLAIMED WOOD, RECLAIMED METALS, WOOD CARVING – Bowls, pots and spoons carved by hand (no power tools used)from green wood. Insect shelters from reclaimed wood and metals.
17 Garden Road, Bingham NG13 8GB
Demonstration of bowl & spoon carving.
57. J. C. MIDDLEBROOK
11-12 May, 11-5
LACE TEXTILES – Jayne at JC Middlebrook makes lace jewellery, gifts and accessories.
The Cottage 16, Risegate, Cotgrave NG12 3JF
58. JULIE FOWKES
11-12 May; 8-9 June, 10-5
WATERCOLOUR. FELT MAKING. ECO PRINTING – Taking inspiration from nature I create expressive watercolours, wet felt art and eco prints.
Rose Cottage, 81 Nottingham Road, Keyworth NG12 5GS
Demonstrations in wet felt making & eco printing.
59. VANESSA STONE
11 & 25 May, 10-3
PAPERCUTTING, PAINTED PAPER COLLAGE & STENCILLING – Richly coloured scalpel and scissor cut collages which pare down and abstract – to capture the essence of a time and a place.
The Old Wharf Tearooms, The Basin, Main St, Hickling LE14 3AH
Demonstrating paper cutting & collage making.