Open Studios Weekend 2017

SAVE THE DATE:

24th & 25th June

 

We're working hard planning this year's Open Studios Weekend and will have some news very soon! In the meantime, enjoy this video of last year's event as a preview:

Saturday

1pm

Tool Sharpening Demonstration- Studio 6&8, Ground Floor

Led by Alan Johnson

Skilled woodworker Alan Johnson will demonstrate how to sharpen a range of woodworking tools.

 

2pm

Papermaking Demonstration - Studio 17B, Ground Floor, The Yard

Led by Lucy Baxandall

Lucy, an expert paper artist will be demonstrating how to produce highly distinctive, handmade papers.

 

3pm

Printmaking Demonstration - Studio 32, Middle Floor

Led by Theresa Pateman

Theresa Pateman is known for the quality of her prints and she will be demonstrating how to use an intaglio press.

 

4pm

Fixing to Walls Demonstration - Studio 6&8, Ground Floor

Led by Alan Johnson

This demonstration will teach how to fix shelves etc. to walls so that they are firmly fixed – and straight.

 

All Day, Drop In

Clay Workshop - Studio 43, Top Floor

Led by Josie Warshaw

Here’s your chance to get your hands on some clay and learn from established ceramic artist Josie Warshaw. Josie will instruct you in modelling techniques as you make your own clay character which you can take away with you. Glazing and firing can be arranged if you would like to make your work permanent.

 

All day, Drop In

Glass Art Q&A- Studio 31, Middle Floor

Led by Beverly Bryon

Beverly will be available all day to explain the range of making techniques she uses to produce her high quality glass artefacts.

Sunday

1pm

Silversmith Demonstration - Studio 4, Ground Floor

Led by Angela Cork

Silversmith Angela Cork is known for her striking, contemporary designs and quality making. She will be demonstrating chasing: applying decorative patterns to metal with punches.

 

2pm

Glass Cutting Demonstration - Studio 31, Middle Floor

Led by Beverly Bryon

Acclaimed glass artist Beverley Bryon demonstrates glass cutting techniques. Suitable for all ages.

 

3pm

Simple Musical Instrument Making Workshop  4 - 7 year olds -  Studio 6&8, Ground Floor

Phone 
Led by Alan Johnson

Expert craftsman Alan Johnson will instruct children in making a musical instrument. Each child must be accompanied throughout by a carer/parent. Must be booked in advance: 07941 850 866 (places are limited).

 

All Day, Drop In

Clay Workshop - Studio 43, Top Floor

Led by Josie Warshaw

Here’ s your chance to get your hands on some clay and learn from established ceramic artist Josie Warshaw. Josie will instruct you in modelling techniques as you make your own clay character which you can take away with you. Glazing and firing can be arranged if you would like to make your work permanent.

 

All day, Drop In

Glass Art Q&A - Studio 31, Middle Floor

Led by Beverly Bryon

Beverly will be available all day to explain the range of making techniques she uses to produce her high quality glass artefacts.

 

 


Refreshments


Kingsgate Community Centre Lounge Café will be providing delicious barbecue fare in the courtyard.
 

 

 

Kingsgate Workshops Trust

110 -116 Kingsgate Road, London

 NW6 2JG + 44 (0) 20 73287878 

 

Open 12-6pm Thurs - Sat during exhibitions