Huge congratulations to @amanda_lynch_art for her show here at Close House’s studio space. Amanda has been Artist in residence here whilst developing her practice as a @somerset_art_works Creative Pathways Artist for the past few months and presented her work during the opening of Line Field Interalia. Come and visit Amanda here at #Venue35 throughout #somersetartweeks starting this Saturday.
Thank you to Debbie at @clayhillarts#Venue133 for joining us at the opening, who is also hosting artists on SAW’s Artist Development Programme @email@example.com Make sure to catch these emerging artists during #artweeks19
Flooding, both planned and unplanned is part of life on the Somerset Levels. This large painting (46 x 46 inches) celebrates this. Come see it in person at Shakspeare Glass Gallery, Langport during Somerset Art Weeks. 21 September to 6 October. Coffee/tea and cakes available every day. #floodsontheLevels. #oilandcoldwax#somersetlevelsandmoors#somersetartweeks
Yay to sunny saturdays!
Next Saturday is the start of Somerset Art Weeks and Lunaria studio is opening its doors as a venue.
The exhibition ‘Connected by Nature’ features new etchings by Lucy Augé @lucyauge_art and pen and ink drawings by Vivien Booth @thehippyandthematador.
These black and white artworks are interspersed with floral installations.
21 September to 6 October
11 - 5. Closed Mondays
Lunaria Studio at 5 Coombe street. Bruton.
Please join us at our private view Saturday 21st 4-7 ✨
Our OPEN PREVIEW night for Somerset Art Weeks is from 6pm on FRI 20 SEP. Our exhibition preview is also a launch party to celebrate our first 6 months setting up & everyone is welcome. There will be preview drinks from 6pm & BYO if staying late for the DJ.
SAT 21 SEP - SUN 06 OCT: following our preview we are a venue (no 87) for this year's Somerset Art Weeks (SAW @somerset_art_works ) festival & have over a dozen artists exhibiting at The Old Stores Studio along with demonstrations & workshops being held throughout the fortnight.
Throughout the two week period we will be open every day 10am - 5pm with our coffee bar open for business serving delicious @thenestcakecaravan and Rainbows End Cafe cakes and a range of fruit and herbal cordials and Miles Tea & Coffee.
Workshops at The Old Stores Studio include: (get in touch to book at firstname.lastname@example.org). *10am -12pm SAT 21 SEP - Lino cutting & Printing 'Favourite Places' - £30 with artist & printmaker Nik Slade- bring a photo of a favourite place to work from to make an original print
* 2-4pm SUN 22 SEP - Drawing Workshop using foil with mixed media, led by artist @selinaogilvy - all ages - £12 .
* 10am - 1pm SAT 28 SEP - Beginners Wool Spinning Workshop with wool & Textile expert Chris Rice - £38 .
* 11am -3pm SUN 29 SEP - Distilling & Demonstration with @saskiasessences - FREE .
* 1-4pm SAT 05 OCT - Printmaking on Organic cotton Bags - all ages £12
Work incorporates a wide range of artists and makers including:
Oil Paintings by @dawn_reader
Fine Jewellery & Artworks by @theodora.gould
Collagraph Prints by Kath Bloomfield
Wooden Furniture & Pieces by Nick Weaver
Ceramics & Textiles by Suzie Gutteridge
Pottery by Alison Potter
Original Paintings by Kate Cochrane
Drawings by Selina Ogilvy
Papercuts by @jackiebbrooks
Leatherwork by @badger_house_leather
Textiles by @wholepunching
Macrame by @knots_and_shots
Candles by @junkyardcandles
plus prints & cards by @leoandbib and more... For more information see our website - link in our bio. 🧵🧶🎨