F1. PATCHINGS ARTfest, 2023
Patchings Art Centre, Oxton Road, CALVERTON NG14 6NU
13-15 July, 10-5
C FW (access & facilities within Patchings buildings, but main festival on grass + parking on grass, with some spaces on hard standing)
Join us as we celebrate 30 years, in bringing together well-known artists, artisans & art materials from across the country & further afield. Regulars will notice new & exciting additions including an extra Festival Marquee featuring a programme of demonstrations in oil & acrylic, a brand-new experience with the Royal Society’s Marquee, along with changes to the refreshment area featuring a variety of food outlets. Patchings ARTfest aims to bring together the art world and those who enjoy art, for an experience of seeing, buying & doing. We look forward to welcoming you. Tickets via website or purchase on day – discounts for advanced tickets / concessions / groups
F2. LADY BAY ARTS TRAIL 2023 F2
13-14 May, 11-5
Lady Bay, West Bridgford, NOTTINGHAM NG2 5BD
R PW (limited in homes & gardens but most public venues have access – see brochure & website)
The trail features artists, designers and makers from the region including those who live and work in Lady Bay. The weekend celebrates our creative communities and showcases art and more in homes, studios, gardens, local businesses, and public spaces. The public spaces (All Hallows Church & Halls, Lady Bay Primary, and Scout Hall) will feature groups of artists from young people, those new to the trail, those generously demonstrating their process, and outcomes from community activity. There will be activities for visitors young and old to take part in.
Main entry points are Lady Bay School & All Hallows Church.