One off necklaces have been added online today.
Click on necklaces for more details
OPEN STUDIOS ALTRINCHAM
SAT OCTOBER 3RD 11-1pm
Make a ring
Come along for a 2 hour workshop and learn how to manipulate wire with pliers, hammers and learn to make a ring without soldering.
This is suitable for beginners and is the perfect introduction to jewellery making.
Lots of copper will be provided and there will be silver available to buy on the day.
Tea and biscuits provided.
TO BOOK YOUR PLACE
To Book please phone Jo on 07873263271 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Cost £35/30 for members
Wirksworth Festival is a leading rural arts festival where everyone can enjoy great art in a unique and inspiring setting.
I am exhibiting at the Wirksworth Festival on Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th September 10-5pm as part of the Art & Architecture trail and will be in the Designer Maker Market. Find work over the weekend exhibited in houses, historic buildings, churches, shop windows, gardens, pubs and public spaces.
Read all about the history of the festival here http://www.wirksworthfestival.co.uk/index.php/home/about-us/festival-history
Exhibitors 2015 Wirksworth Festival http://www.wirksworthfestival.co.uk/index.php/home/events/art-architecture-trail-2015/artists2015
I know it is the summer holidays and I will betaking mine from Thursday but thinking ahead for Autumn and filling those colder days (pretty autumnal weather today!!) come along to the fantastic Sip Club in Stretford for some craft activities from local makers such as myself.
See the flyer below and please get in touch if you would like to book onto any of the workshops below.
8th November to 10th January
Two opening parties on 6th & 7th November
Delighted to be exhibiting with 68 of the finest jewellers in the country this Autumn at Dazzle, Oxo Tower Wharf, London. Check the link above for more details and I am going to get working on some stock and nice one off pieces. Watch this space!!
Holmfirth Art Week is one of the largest open Art Exhibitions in the UK and runs for a week fund raising for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Holmfirth Art Week has a main exhibition at the Civic Hall and includes a Fringe Event a series of local businesses, Galleries, a church, and artist studios all opening their doors to exhibit work from a variety of artists and makers. Disciplines represented at The 2015 Fringe will be textiles, painting, photography, jewellery, sculpture and more!
There are 21 venues in the fringe event this year and I am delighted to have been asked to exhibit at VENUE 14 Mountfield Open House (pictured above) home to Textile ArtIst Dionne Swift.
Dionne Swift Drawings, textiles & lampshades
Tone Von Krogh Hand thrown ceramics
Jo Lavelle Jewellery
Sarah Malone Ceramics
Split Tin Guitars Instruments
Lisa Ellul Ceramics
Rachel Brown Jewellery
Andrew Warburton Hand tufted rugs
Open House Exhibition
Mountfield, 12 Cinderhills Road, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire HD9 1EE
Fringe venue no. 14 of Holmfirth Artweek.
Opening party Friday 3rd July 7pm – 9pm ALL WELCOME
The exhibition continues Saturday 4th July – Saturday 10th July 1pm – 6pm [closed Monday]
For more details about Holmfirth Art Week follow the link
I am fully rested after my recent holiday and full of energy to start on what is probably now one of my busiest times of year and yes even busier than Christmas!!
It is the season for local Arts Trails open studio events in the coming weeks. First up is the Heatons Arts Trail where I will be exhibiting at ceramicist Tone Von Krogh’s house & studio 26th & 27th June. Then on to Sale Arts Trail which I co organise and will have a pop up jewellery shop at Coasters Cafe in Sale.