Join Explore Art Trowbridge (EAT) on Saturday 8st December 2018 for this special Christmas event with activities across Trowbridge.
This collaborative event between Town Hall Arts, Drawing Projects UK, Court Street Gallery and Trowbridge Museum aims to showcase the amazing and growing cultural + artistic offer in Trowbridge.
10am: Father Christmas Experience (£10 per child)
(includes traditional gift, storytelling, a Christmas card activity and a splendid sepia photograph as a memento)
This event is organised by Trowbridge Museum and Town Hall Arts.
For a truly magical Christmas treat, come and meet our traditional Father Christmas, who will be settling into his charming Victorian parlour with a large sack of delightful presents ready for all the children he meets. He’ll be joined by a Victorian storyteller and his old-fashioned photographer and afterwards he has a lovely little craft activity for you to have a go at.
The experience lasts roughly 45 minutes. If you would like to book a SEN session, please get in touch: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01225 77430
10am: Creative Christmas Market
Town Hall Arts is delighted to host Trowbridge Creative Market, bringing together a fine selection of handmade Christmas gifts, cards, decorations and food all lovingly hand-made in the area. Buy local and original, one of a kid gifts, mulled wine and more!
Exhibitions talks 11.30am, 12.30pm and 1.30pm Best of the South West 2018 (free of charge)
(Talks are held on the ground floor of the building. They will last for about 10-15 minutes. No booking required)
Town Hall Arts’ current exhibition brings together work by eleven selected artists, who have graduated from art courses across the region this year. Drawing on a wide selection of themes and arts practices, the exhibition celebrates the quality and diversity of work being produced by emerging artists. at Town Hall Arts. You exhibition is open between 15 November 2018 – 5 January 2019.
10am-5pm: A Year in Review: Future Forward
Join us for the exhibition A Year in Review: Future Forward. The exhibition will be formed of two exhibitions in the Gallery and Project Space at Drawing Projects UK. See the work of our studio holders, artists in residence and invited exhibitors!
10.30am-1.30pm Ginger bread house (£35 pp)
10am-1pm Kumihimo tree decorations – (£30 pp)
11am-1pm & 2-4pm (drop in sessions) Lino print (£20 pp)
Court Street Gallery will be open all day, with workshops running throughout the day. Join us for our Lino print taster sessions, create recyclable hand printed wrap & tags from brown packaging paper, or try your hand at making a ginger bread house! Please note that the workshops need to be booked in advance. Please visit our website for more details and to book: www.thecourtstreetgallery.co.uk