Events & demonstrations in West Norfolk & King’s Lynn

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.

Melanie Venes

Textiles in Action

West Norfolk & King's Lynn  

Opening: Sat 26 - Sun 27 May: 10am - 4pm

Description: Demonstrations of textile techniques: weave, stitch, lace, knit etc with exhibition of inspirational original designs.

This event is free to attend

Venue: Thornam Village Hall, High Street, Thornham, PE36 6LX

Contact: www.thornhamvillagehall.co.uk, 01485 512315, melanie@twill-knot.co.uk

Penny Coult

Watch the Artist

West Norfolk & King's Lynn  

Opening: Mon 28 May and Sat 9 June: 2pm - 4pm

Description: Educative talk on methods of glass assembly and firing methods

This event is free to attend

Booking required

Venue: Artist's Studio - 11 Patteson Close, Cringleford, Norwich, NR4 6XX

Contact: 01603 505060

Whale-making workshop

West Norfolk & King's Lynn  

Opening: Wed 30 May & Wed 6 June: 10am - 3.30pm

Description: Demonstration (some participation) of making a leather whale from design to completion. Day is split into 3 x 90 minute sessions, with 30 min breaks. Maximum 5 people.

This event is free to attend

Booking required

Venue: Artist's studio - The Greenland Fishery Project, The Greenland Fishery, 29 Bridge Street, King's Lynn, PE30 5AB

Contact: Jon Jackson - jon@greenland-fishery.org.uk, 07876 427331

Helen Breach

Life Drawing

West Norfolk & King's Lynn  

Opening: Thu 31 May: 10am - 4pm

Description: Friendly atmosphere, professional model, untutored. Bring your own equipment and lunch to share. Booking essential as numbers limited.

Cost: £20 per person

Booking required

Venue: Castle Acre Village Hall, Pye's Lane, Castle Acre, PE32 2XB

Contact: Helen Breach - helen@helenbreach.com

Carolyn Ash

Mosaic workshop for all ages

West Norfolk & King's Lynn  

Opening: Fri 1 June: 11am - 4pm

Description: Drop in Mosaic workshop for all ages. Come and make a piece of mosaic art.

Cost: £7 - £15 depending on size

Venue: Castle Acre Village Hall, Pye's Lane, Castle Acre, PE32 2XB

Contact: Carolyn Ash - stormymoon63@gmail.com, 07810 895480