Another map and list – this one covering the third weekend of open studio events, on 18-19 MAY – and read on for a detailed listing of the 6 venues involved, 5 with artists in their studio/workshop plus the Lady Bay Arts Trail (with another 74 artists at 30 venues).
- Collingham (15);
- Papplewick PS (30);
- Mansfield (32);
- Nottingham North (42);
- Nottingham South (48);
- Lady Bay Arts Trail (64).
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 18-19 May:
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.
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.
32. BETTY CHING
18-19 May, 10-4
JEWELLERY, HANDMADE GOODIES & CRAFTS SUPPLIES – Enjoy creating and have FUN with making jewellery for everyday use!!!
91 West Gate, Mansfield NG18 1RT
Demo, Meet the Artist, Homemade goodies & FUN.
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 (Wollaton)
48. HILKE KURZKE
18-19 May, 10-6
PRINTMAKING, BOOKS – Book Artist, best known for her miniatures. Utilizes different techniques including prints to express ideas and stories.
9 Bridge Road, Nottingham NG8 2DG
You’ll have a chance to make your own small print.
64. LADY BAY ARTS TRAIL
18-19 May, 11-5
Trent Boulevard Lady Bay, West Bridgford NG2 5BD (Green bus route 11/11C) –
2 miles south of Nottingham City Centre. Green bus route 11/11C. Cycle route 15. Parking is restricted & some public parking available at both Hook Car parks and the pubs.
email@example.com | www.ladybayarts.org.uk
Lady Bay Arts Trail’s amazing community arts event now in its 24th year. Artists & makers selected from the East Midlands show along the arts trail in homes, gardens, studios & public spaces. Exciting opportunities to meet the artist and to buy contemporary art. Awesome site-specific exhibitions in All Hallows Church & Breckles Hall. Art demonstrations & free workshops at the School & other marked venues. Children are very welcome. Refreshments & Food widely available plus entertainment from wandering musicians. Admission: £5 adults & U18s free (valid all weekend admission with full colour brochure & map). These can be purchased at The Poppy & Pint, Scout Hall, Lady Bay Primary School, 131 Holme Road & All Hallows Church.