Category Archives: Events

Heritage Open Day 2018

This year, the WNAA will be putting on an art event for Heritage Open Day on 16th September from 10am to 4pm.

Drop-In Events
Magical Morphing Plasticine Sculpture with Tom Sharp, Sculptor
Apply your modelling skills and join in to help build a Heritage Day sculpture using playful, pliable plasticine.

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.

Cut, Stick And Stitch

Appliqué Workshop with Pauline Wrighton

SATURDAY 14TH APRIL 2018
HINDOLVESTON VILLAGE HALL NR20 5DD
10 am to 4 pm

Learn how to create a simple fabric appliqué with hand stitch. Based on traditional Broderie Perse this workshop uses commercially printed fabrics to create a small floral panel. It is suitable for beginners or experienced stitchers, using simple methods of cutting, bonding and hand stitching.

Art Exchange at Soul Café

The Sould Café in King’s Lynn was our chosen venue for the first Art Exchange of the year. On a chilly February morning, we had an informal gathering in the gallery section of the Café. Pat Hillard was showing his work so it seemed only natural to ask him to say a few words.