Category Archives: Events

Smashing Success at Heritage Open Day

What a day! Perhaps it was the sunshine on 16 September that contributed to the wonderful good feeling on Heritage Open Day. Regardless, we were thrilled with the enthusiasm and turn out.

In the Shakespeare Barn, Michele Summers’ greeting and explanation of activities got everyone into the creative mood.

Heritage Open Day 2018

16th September from 10am to 4pm
at the Fermoy Gallery and Shakespeare’s Barn
St. George’s Courtyard, off King St.
King’s Lynn
PE30 1EU

The West Norfolk Artist Association in partnership with King’s Lynn Festival have put together a wonderful range of art activities to celebrate Heritage Open Day; including drop-in creative sessions, workshops, demonstrations, and a heritage treasure trail for all.

September News from Greyfriars Art Space

25 August – 16 September


GASWORKS VIII
An inspiring & innovative, mixed-media exhibition celebrating the talents of Greyfriars Art Space Members.

Open: 10am – 4pm Monday – Saturday from 25 August until 16 September. (Closed Mon. 27 August)

On Sunday 16 September (Heritage day) our artists’ studios will be open to visitors too.

Craft Fair in Hunstanton

Ceramics by Lyn Sandford

WNAA member Lyn Sandford will be participating in the craft fair on Saturdays 15 and 29 September
10am – 4pm
The Town Hall, The Green, Hunstanton

Jewelry, ceramics, wood-turning, greeting cards and much much more

Free admissions

Donations in aid of Hunstanton & District Festival of Arts.

Summer Art Workshops at St. Nicholas Chapel

Sorry, all workshops are fully booked.

Each year during the Summer Exhibition at St. Ncholas Chapel in King’s Lynn, a series of free art workshops is run by the West Norfolk Artists Association. This year there are 6 workshops to choose from. Four are for any level of experience, one for more experienced painters and one for children.

Wells Sculpture Trail

Andrew Schumann’s work Wells Oak Post, is ready for installation at the new Wells Sculpture Trail on 8th June. The trail opens on 23rd June.

The words supplied with his proposal are:
A post made from two planks of seasoned oak, the wood that built the battleships that defeated Napoleon and built the British Empire.

OPEN: Norfolk & Norwich Open Studios 2018

Norfolk & Norwich Open Studios 2018 will take place from Saturday 26 May – Sunday 10 June.
For 16 days each year, Norfolk & Norwich Open Studios celebrates the county’s artists and their achievements by offering them the opportunity to open their doors to the public to exhibit, sell and talk about their work. In 2018 over 450 artists will take part from over 250 studios and venues.

Dersingham Open Gardens and Art Trail

Steve Martyn's studio

Steve Martyn’s studio

Fourteen Dersingham artists are once more opening up both their studios and their gardens to join in the annual Dersingham Open Gardens and Art Trail. This popular event takes place on Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday May 27th and 28th from 11am to 5pm.