We are based in a Grade II listed 17th Century farmhouse building, where we provide both permanent and temporary studio spaces, as well as rooms and exhibition spaces available for hire.
We deliver a high quality Events Programme throughout the year for the public to come and enjoy exhibitions and events, and get involved in a range of creative workshops.
Mary Barnes Exhibition:
We are welcoming the first solo show that Mary Barnes has had for several years, there will be a selection of new pieces as well as a selection representative of past themes. Some new work includes interiors of Westbury Farm, and images made in France and Goa, all of which are soft pastel.
The exhibition runs from Friday 29th July till Sunday 7th August
Entry is Free
Children’s Summer Workshops:
We will be running a number of lively, fun & creative workshops for children. Choose from Clay models, Felting, Mixed Media & more throughout August. Our workshops are designed for families to have fun and get making together! Suggested ages for the workshops are 7 – 11 years.
Dates ranging from 3rd August – 24th August 2016
Tickets cost £7.50 (£10 for clay) and must be purchased before the date of the workshop
Oil Painting Workshop:
If you would like to leave the world behind for a few hours and explore your inner Picasso then what better way than to join artist Lance Fennell on this one day oil painting workshop.
Subject matter will be provided but by all means feel free to bring your own, or make it up as you go along after all its your day!
6th August and 3rd December
Tickets cost £25
Life Drawing Workshop:
An introduction to figure drawing with a nude model. A demonstration on how to draw the human figure in proportion as well as showing how to use a selection of media to create lively work. You will also tackle foreshortening, head, hands, feet, and tonal values. Complete beginners are very welcome, as well anyone who wishes to brush up on their life drawing skills.
7 – 9 pm Tuesdays 13th Sept to 18th October 2016
Tickets cost £95 and are for all six sessions