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Rutland Open Studios Taster Exhibition
Saturday 25th May 2019
The Victoria Hall, 39 High Street, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6AH
This exhibition will be giving you a taste of the finest paintings, sculpture, glass work, pottery and many other forms of media from our local artists in and around Rutland. The display will be a selection of work to celebrate the launch of Rutland Open Studios 2019. Artists will open their studios to the public over three weekends - 8/9th, 15th/16th and 22/23rd June. Find out more here: www.victoriahall.org/
Wind chime ceramics workshop
Sunday 26th May 2019
Katherine Fortnum Ceramics Workshop - 15 Knoll Street, Market Harborough Leics, LE169QR
In this Workshop you will create a Wind chime; hand built, designed and decorated by you. You will be shown a variety of decoration methods to help your creative juices flow ...whether you want to cut out shapes, press stamps/items or paint your own designs.
Adults & children welcome!
6 places available
4 hour workshop
£56 *All materials & bisque firing included
Knitwear Finishing Techniques workshop
Saturday 1st June 2019
Hope & Elvis, Harley Foundation Studios, Welbeck, Nottinghamshire, S80 3LW
Join knitwear designer Nicki Merrall to learn professional finishing techniques for knitwear. You will learn how to do mattress stitch to make neat seams, as well as lots of other tips to help achieve a finished garment to be proud of. The aim is for you to make your hand knits look handmade, not homemade.
Cost - £60.00
How to Knit for Improvers short course
Tuesday 4th June 2019
Being Knitterly Studio, Loughborough
How to Knit for Improvers evening course - 3 weeks - Tuesdays
Nicki will show you the techniques you need to knit simple accessories. Knit and use a tension square; block different fibres; increase and decrease neatly; work neat seams and follow a simple pattern. After You'll have the confidence to use the skills learnt to make simple hats, scarves and mittens.
£45 for three classes; yarn for samples included.
RUTLAND OPEN STUDIOS 2019
Saturday 8th June 2019
Various - see details below
PAINTINGS-PRINTMAKING-POTTERY-CERAMICS-SCUPLTURE-TEXTILES-FRETWORK-MIXED MEDIA-GLASS-JEWELLERY-DECOUPAGE-PHOTOGRAPHY-STAINED GLASS.
Rutland Open Studios is a flourishing community of artists, craftspeople and design-makers working in Rutland and the surrounding areas. Throughout three weekends in Jun 8/9th, 15/16th and 22/23rd) we invite the public to visit our workshops, studios and exhibition. For more details go to www.rutlandopenstudios.co.uk