Events & demonstrations in Norwich

Norfolk & Norwich Open Studios offers a host of opportunites to not only view, buy and commission fabulous pieces of art and craft, but also to learn more about the creative process. Why not have a go at creating your own masterpiece at some of the special events taking palce this year? All events and demonstrations listed are organised by Open Studios artists and are open to everybody. Please check to see if booking is advisable and whether there is a charge to attend. If in any doubt or you would like more information, contact the artist to find out more.

Brigitte Anne Hague

Basic Silkscreen Printing Demonstrations

Norwich  

Opening: Each day studio is open, 11.30am - 12.30pm

Description: Basic silkscreen printing methods will be explained and demonstrated, along with stencil making and ink mixing.

This event is free to attend

Venue: Artist's Studio - 44 Station Road, Salhouse, Norwich NR13 6NY

Contact: 01603 721248

Heather Riley

Silk Painting Workshop

Norwich  

Opening: Sun 27 May, Sat 9 June: 10.30am - 12.30pm

Description: Demonstration of silk painting techniques. Choose to silk paint a scarf, a wall hanging or a cushion cover. All materials provided. Level 1

Cost: £25

Booking required

Venue: Artists' studio - Studio 10, Muspole Workshops, Norwich, NR3 1DJ

Contact: Emma.debarge@talk21.com

Art & Craft Market, Exhibition & Studios (ACME)

Bank Holiday Art & Craft Market and Preview

Norwich  

Opening: Mon 28 May: 10am - 5pm

Description: Talk to studio artists, view the exhibition, browse craft stalls, book a workshop, enter our prize draw. Stay for evening preview.

This event is free to attend

Venue: St Magaret's Church of Art

Contact: ACME: Tricia Frances - artcraftmarket16@gmail.com, 077693 16344

Sharon Virtue

Clay Taster

North Norfolk  Norwich  

Opening: Mon 28 May: 2pm - 4pm

Description: Try some easy hand-building clay techniques, using air dry clay. This means you can take your work home to paint. Minimum 3, maximum 5 participants.

Cost: £20 per person

Venue: Artist's studio - 1 Stable Yard, Didlington, IP26 5AT

Contact: shazzavirtue@gmail.com

Norfolk Community Learning Services

Get Creative Family Learning

Norwich  

Opening: Tue 29 May: 10am – 12pm and 1pm – 3pm

Description: Hands on activities for parents, carers and grandparents and their children aged 2 to 12 years. Create your own work of art and discover the flowers that bloom in May.

This event is free to attend

Booking required

Venue: Group's Studio - Wensum Lodge, 169 King Street, Norwich, NR1 1QW

Contact: John Madeley - 01603 306509

Anteros17

Accessibility to Art

Norwich  

Opening: Tue 29 May: 11am and 3pm

Description: 11am: Relaxed session for adults with memory difficulties, their carers and families. 3pm: Relaxed print and multimedia workshop suitable for autistic adults, their carers and families.

This event is free to attend

Booking required

Venue: Group's studio - Anteros Arts Foundation, 7-15 Fye Bridge St, Norwich, NR3 1LJ

Contact: Bob Peckitt - bob.peckitt@eastanglianforensicservices.com

Norfolk Community Learning Services

Fast and Loose Watercolour Taster

Norwich  

Opening: Wed 30 May: 10am – 12pm and 1pm – 3pm

Description: Discover your inner artist, have fun and learn the skills to create a beautiful cornflower painting. No experience required.

This event is free to attend

Booking required

Venue: Group's Studio - Wensum Lodge, 169 King Street, Norwich, NR1 1QW

Contact: 01603 306509

Christine Allman

Visiting Sculptor Kathryn Caswell

Norwich  

Opening: Wed 30 May & Sun 10 June: 11am - 4pm

Description: Fine art sculptor Kathryn Caswell attends The Garden Studio with examples of her work and discusses equipment and techniques.

This event is free to attend

Venue: Artist's studio - The Garden Studio, 612 Dereham Road, Norwich, NR5 8TE

Contact: 01603 743548, chris.artree@gmail.com

Norfolk Community Learning Services

Drawing and Painting Taster

Norwich  

Opening: Thu 31 May: 10am – 12pm and 1pm – 3pm

Description: Discover your inner artist, have fun and create your own work using pencils, charcoal, pastels, water colours and more. No experience required.

This event is free to attend

Booking required

Venue: Group's Studio - Wensum Lodge, 169 King Street, Norwich, NR1 1QW

Contact: John Madeley - 01603 306509

Art & Craft Market, Exhibition & Studios (ACME)

Steampunk Comes to Norwich! Market Weekend & Social

Norwich  

Opening: Fri 1 June - Sun 3 June: 10am - 5pm. Saturday 2 June: 5pm - 7pm

Description: Market stalls, costumed sellers, customise your goggles! Saturday evening social: Photograph or draw a Steam Queen, prize for best dressed. Saturday evening ticket £10. Tickets: www.acmeart.org.uk / 077693 16344

This event is free to attend

Venue: St Magaret's Church of Art

Contact: Tricia Frances - artcraftmarket@gmail.com

Anteros17

Printmaking Demonstration

Norwich  

Opening: Sat 2 June: 10am. Sat 9 June: 2pm

Description: Two short demonstrations of printmaking techniques using a press.

This event is free to attend

Venue: Studio Address

Contact: Sarah Ellis - sarah.ellis20@talktalk.net

Art & Craft Market, Exhibition & Studios (ACME)

Miniatures Market & Collectors Evening

Norwich  

Opening: Fri 8 June - Sat 9 June: 10am - 5pm

Description: Market selling miniatures for dolls houses, railways, dioramas etc. Book a workshop. Chat, share, swap and buy. Collectors evening Friday 8 June: 5pm - 7pm. Tickets £5 from www.acmeart.org.uk / 077693 16344

This event is free to attend

Venue: St Magaret's Church of Art

Contact: Tricia Frances - artcraftmarket@gmail.com

St Etheldreda Artist Studios

The Model and the Graveyard

Norwich  

Opening: Sun 10 June: 11am - 4pm

Description: Draw or paint our model in St Etheldreda's atmospheric grave yard. Spend a relaxing 4 hours with us. Some materials and equipment provided.

This event is free to attend

Venue: St Etheldreda Chuch, King Street, Norwich.

Contact: Richard Cleland - 07941016607