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.
60. RURAL ANTICS AT HANWELL WINE ESTATE
Wysall Watercolour Group: 3 May, 1-8 (exhibition opening with local wine), then 4 & 6 May, 10-3
English Wine Week Open Day: 1 June, 12-4
Wine & Craft Festival: Sun 9 June
Melton Rd, Hickling Pastures LE14 3QG
Rural Antics at the Hanwell Wine Estate hosts a huge variety of art, craft & rural skills workshops. Wysall Watercolour Group, of around 20 amateur artists, will showcase over 50 artworks both framed & unframed, with a range of original greetings cards also on sale, plus artists from the group will be in residence during the open weekend (3-6 June). Also visit the estate as part of English Wine week (1 June) & for our Wine & Craft Festival (9 June).
61. KATE HOOPER & GUEST
25-27 May (BH), 11-5
22A Main Street, Sutton Bonington LE125NE
PRINT AND MIXED MEDIA – Print maker and Mixed media artist with an intuitive and experimental approach, combining printing, painting and collage.
PAINTING, DRAWING, PRINTMAKING – Semi-abstract painting that draws upon marginal and overlooked landscapes, and the structures one finds there.
62. ROY YOUNG
26-27 May, 8-9 June, 10-5
OIL PAINTING, INK DRAWINGS, PRINTMAKING – Changing moods and patterns of landscapes in oils and ink. Relief and intaglio print making exploring human themes and forms.
The Paddocks, Chestnut Lane, Barton In Fabis NG11 0AE
Demonstration of relief print making, garden open & refreshments available.
63. ABC ART TRAIL
1-2 June, 11-6
Locations within NG9
The ABC Art Trail, now in its 4th year, leads you around the wealth of creativity in this inspirational local community, showcasing a selection of work by local artists and craftspeople. Includes PAINTING, SCULPTURE, CERAMICS, TEXTILES, JEWELLERY, PRINTMAKING, PHOTOGRAPHY, PICTURE FRAMING. With 10 or more venues across Attenborough, Beeston & Chilwell and up to 30 different artists there is something of interest for all tastes. Many artists will be demonstrating and chatting about their techniques and there will be the opportunity to buy their original work. Some venues have wheelchair access – please enquire before visiting. See ABCAT website for more details.
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.
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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.