To help you get the most out of the Exhibition, artist-led demos, tours and performance in the gallery

Friday, 8 September

Red Tide - Mita Solanky

7:30 pm
Saintly Amok (aka Mita Solanky) and guest artist Jo Dacombe perform 'Time and Tide' live in the gallery.  Through poetry, performance and in conversation the artists explore the concept of tidal phenomena in relation to climate change.

Thursday, 14 September 

Sagres Port - Helen Newton

10:15 - 12 pm 
Helen Newton will be in the gallery painting with her medium of choice, gouache

Ash in Living Memory | Deborah Bird

11 - 1 pm
Deborah Bird will bring her sketch book and make sketches of the Exhibition, bringing a selection of sketch books to browse 

Winter Reeds - Christopher Bent

1 - 2 pm
Christopher Bent will meet you and guide you around the exhibition

Saturday, 16 September

Passing Storm  - Terry Lord

10 - 1 pm 
Terry Lord will meet and guide you around the exhibition

Uncharted Titivation - Eliza Gooden

2 pm  'Unchartered Titivation' - Art Performance
Eliza Gooden will explore the navigation of a path from physical loss and consider female resillience on a journey to a new imperfectly perfect state

Linda Sharman

1 - 4 pm
Linda Sharman will be painting in oils in the gallery

Thursday, 21 September


The Long Climb - Ian Cox

10:00 - 1:00
Ian Cox will meet and guide you around the exhibition

When White Becomes More - Chloe Jean Brown

1 - 4 pm 
Chloe Jean Brown will  demonstrate her botanical oil painting techniques in the gallery as she combines traditional and contemporary styles

Saturday, 23 September 2023

White Bird - Judy Carpenter

10 - 1 pm
Judy Carpenter will meet and guide you around the exhibition

Thursday, 28 September

Alex Cooper Self Portrait

Self Portrait - Alex Cooper

10:30 - 4 pm
Painter Alex Cooper will be working on a portrait and demonstrating in the gallery

Saturday, 30 September 2023

Frida Festival - Danielle Vaughan

Tearaway, Danielle Vaughan, will demonstrate torn paper collage techniques as she upcycles found printed materials

Aylestone Meadows Remembered Landscape No 6 - Sue Clegg

12:30 - 3 pm
Sue Clegg will bring a selection of her sketch books to browse

Cheeselife 2 - Marie Wilson

12:30 - 3 pm
Marie Wilson will bring a selection of her sketch books to browse


Saturday, 14 October 2023

White Lilac - Vivienne Cawson

10:30 - 1:30 pm  Vivienne Cawson will give a demonstration of still-life floral watercolour painting