Art Trails in North Norfolk
Art Trails are organised by Norfolk & Norwich Open Studios artists, and offer visitors the opportunity to make a day of their studio visits as well as explore the local area. There are 16 Art Trails to choose from this year and details and maps can be found below and from participating artist's studios.
North Walsham to Southrepps Art Trail
North Walsham, Antingham, Thorpe Market, Southrepps
Dates 25,26,27 May (Ruth Brumsby is not open this weekend), 1,2, & 8,9 June 10am - 5pm all days
Details A warm welcome awaits you as the artists on our trail, all within a 5 mile radius, throw open their studio doors and invite you in to see their craft and skill. You will see a wide variety of contemporary art and design, scrap metal sculpture, ceramics, printmaking, papier-mache vessels, painting , drawing, bookbinding , fused glass and textiles. Two taster exhibitions for the Trail can be found at North Walsham Library and The Vernon Arms, Southrepps (13 May -9 June), where you can also refresh yourselves before or after the trail! A meal for 2 at this lovely country pub is the prize for the free draw for all visitors to the trail during Open Studios.
Contact 01692 403044
Happisburgh Art Trail
Dates 25 May - 9 June 2019 (see brochure for individual Artist's opening times)
Details Lovely art trail in the beautiful village of Happisburgh, by the sea, with 4 very different artists to visit. You can also view the lighthouse, visit the Medieval church, see the planned Time and Tide bell at the school, go to Burgers at the Beach, Small Sticks Cafe or the Hill House Pub and have a relaxing walk on the sand. We look forward to welcoming you to our studios.
Contact 07787 534083
Cromer Art Trail
Cromer, Overstrand, Northrepps, Roughton
Dates 25 May - 9 June 2019
Details The trail has a Taster Exhibition at The Garden House Gallery starting on 4 May. Trail members will be giving demonstrations in The Garden House on 4,5,6 & 11 May. Refreshments are also available from 5 Trail partners (see brochure).
10 Artists, 7 Locations
Sheringham, High Kelling & Thornage
Dates See each individual artist's opening times
- We will be giving 10% off any one piece of artwork, or 10% off one future commission, or 10% off any one available workshop for any visitor visiting all 10 artists.
Contact 07772 111510
The Smallburgh Small Art Trail
Dates Chris Dean: 25,26,29 May & 1,2,5,8,9 June All Others 25,26,27,29,31 May & 1,2,3,5,7,8,9 June
- Those who leave their details at the studios and obtain a stamp from each artist will be entered into a prize draw for a £25 voucher for the purpose of purchasing work from any of the five trail artists.
Details The studios are within 1/2 mile of each other and parking is available. The artists will be working on various projects and will be happy to discuss their methods of working. Cream teas available on the first two weekends with refreshments at other times.
Contact 01692 536338
Dates 25, 26, 27 May, 1 & 2 June, 8 & 9 June. Also days in the week but check individual opening times.
- Raffle ticket opportunity to win a limited edition print when you collect your trail map from Joy Pitts Studio, 12 High Street NR23 1EP.
Details From a quaint studio on East Quay to an old shop front and private studios, this trail offers traditional painting, printmaking, and contemporary textile art. Trail cuts through the town including Wells harbour and shops, approx. 1 mile on foot.
Contact 07899 792314