Caversham Arts Trail 18th -20th May 2012 – Week 2

Many thanks to all of you who attended the first weekend of Caversham Arts Trail. We are pleased to say the trail was well-attended and made all the more enjoyable by the sunshine.

We will be opening again this Friday 18th May through until Sunday 20th May. All venues are open from 11am to 5pm. (Please note that venue 9 will not be open on Friday 18th May).

Details and downloadable guide available at here.  Or ask for a guide at one of the venues.

Here are a few images from last weekend.

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We have 8 new artists showing this year, as well as some new venues, and plenty of activities as well as some rather nice cake on sale in aid of our chosen charity TEAM Hannah.
 
Briefly, our new artists and their venues are:
Bookity – Re-using unwanted books – Venue 3
Brenda Graham – Glass and jewellery – Venue 5
Sophie Waite – Smoke fired ceramics –  Venue 5 (this venue also has some good cake on sale)
Beady Pool – Lampwork and silver jewellery – Venue 6
Lou Jessop –  Relief appliqué – Venue 8
Nicola Kantorowicz, Stained glass – Venue 8 (tea and cake also available here)
Sanbags – Hand crafted bags – Venue 11
Debbie Page – Pottery – Venue 12
 
And the activities taking place are:
Poetry reading, Two Rivers Press, 3pm Saturday(this venue is in a nice garden setting) – Venue 2
Slip casting and ceramic demonstrations, Lauren Denney, on-going – Venue 6 
Open mike poetry, 3pm Saturday, Robin Thomas (also in a nice garden, with cake and refreshments available, NEW venue) Venue 10
Make a fused glass pendant, Barbara Goodbun, on-going – Venue 11
Silversmithing demo, 2:30pm Sunday, Matthew Hitch – Venue 12

This year the trail is sponsored by The Head Partnership and Silver Street Studios.

Catch live updates throughout the trail via our Facebook page and Twitter.

Caversham Arts Trail 2010

Saturday 15th – Sunday 16th May 2010.

See images from the first weekend of our arts trail here.

Download our map here  or download the full flyer here.

You are invited to visit 16 local artists and makers showing and selling their work over two weekends in May. There will be seven venues with a unique and varied collection of  jewellery, paintings, ceramics, wood work, stained glass, weaving, textile art, stone sculpture, contemporary silver, handmade soaps, photography, decoupage furniture and drawings.

Step the trail in the spring sunshine between the hours of 11 am and 5 pm.  Throughout the trail there will be the following demonstrations and events.

For further details of Artists and Venues please download the map here. Maps will also be available in Caversham Library from 24th May 2010.

Don’t forget you can also get up to date information via twitter and facebook.

Click the image below to down load a pdf of the Caversham Arts Trail Map. See you on the trail!

Venue 4 will be collecting donations for  MUKTI — supporting the education of dispossessed, disenfranchised and endangered children —This is a project of The Traditional Yoga Association (UK Charity Number 1091469).

Caversham Arts Trail 8&9, 15&16 May 2010

We are pleased to confirm that the much awaited Caversham Arts Trail will be taking place over two weekends in May. There will be 15 artists taking part in the arts trail that will run on 8&9 and 15&16 May.

There are a few ways to get regular updates, check back here regularly, subscribe to our website, send us an email, follow us on twitter or join our facebook group.

Down load our map here.