Art Workshop - Sally Hamerton - Realist  Abstract

Art Workshop

Wednesday 2nd  August

9:30 am to 3:30 pm

A chance to paint in the John Clare Cottage and Gardens.

This is the final in a series of art workshops led by the artist Sally Hammerton.. The theme this month is Realistic Abstract. - An impressionist form of painting which stimulate the imagination of artist and viewer.

Sally has been painting for more than 25 years, and is an exhibiting member of the Welland Valley Arts Society and has work in the Florilegium at the Chelsea Physic Garden. She works in watercolours and mixed media.

Working at the John Clare Cottage you will be able to take advantage of the interesting and varied surroundings and contents of the Cottage and Gardens.

Each workshop will have a theme which participants can follow using their medium/media of choice. Drawing and sketching will be included on each occasion to ensure that all those attending have these aspects explained.

If you have materials please bring them with you. There will also materials available and Sally will advise you of materials for the other workshops.

Places are limited and must be booked in advance at the John Clare Cottage.

Tickets cost £45 per session, this includes refreshments and a light lunch(please notify us of any dietary requirements)

Open Craft Day

Open Craft Day

Saturday 5th August

11am – 4pm

I bet you had no idea what a wealth of creative talent exists on your doorstep?

Come to John Clare Cottage, Helpston on Saturday 8 August where you will find potters, spinners, weavers, jewellery makers, embroidery and textile workers, makers of handmade soaps and preserves and many more, looking forward to showing and selling their work. .

Refreshments available in the Cottage Café.