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Christmas Arts & Crafts Fair at City Arts

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Christmas Arts & Crafts Fair at City Arts

We will be open with our Christmas fairs two weekends…

~ Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th November
~ Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th December
~ 11am – 3pm

City Arts
10 Hampton Road
Newbury
RG14 6DB

These events are a wonderful opportunity to meet and chat to local Artists and Craftspeople, learn about their artwork, how it’s made and see a few demonstrations…

…And of course, buy something beautiful and unique for a loved one this Christmas!

*Stalls include, Original Prints, Ceramics, Silk Paintings, Photography, Jewellery, Christmas Decorations, Handmade Cards and more…

The stalls will vary each day, so something for everyone and it’s worth a return visit!

~ Entry is Free
~ Homemade Soup & Fresh Bread will be on sale

For more info, directions etc, just email us: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

October calendar

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In October, our activities concentrate at weekends and during half term. See below for detail links to the specific workshop/activity

Sat 1st October – Funky Felt and Leaves with Wendy Lloyd

8th October – Art Shed with Rachel Cheer

9th October – Poetry Gathering with Donna Lewis

23rd October – Apple Pressing day with Claire Struthers-Semple

24th October – Decopatch with Helen Mortimer

25th October – Arty Science with Donna Lewis

27th and 28th October – Halloween special with Kayleigh Eve

29th October – Bookbinding with Donna Lewis

30th October – Silk painting with Sarah Moorcroft

August Events at City Arts

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There are loads of workshops and events this summer at City Arts Newbury: a few details below:

1st August – Silk Painting workshop with Sarah Moorcroft

2nd August – Art Shed for all ages

3rd to 5th August – Collagraph workshop with Isabel Carmona

6th August – Japanese bookbinding with Donna Lewis

7th August – City Arts at the Farmers Market

9th August – Home Is – Draw and Build with Jennifer Forakis

10th August – Sewn Bookmaking with Isabel Carmona

12th August – Chalkfest 2016

13th August – Printfest

15th August – Manga Graffiti with Donna Lewis

17th August – Cartoon Graffiti with Donna Lewis

24th August – Foam Marbling with Rachel Cheer

27th to 28th August – Pinhole Photography with Donna Lewis

29th Aug – 2nd Sept – Summer Signing Course 

City Arts CHALKFEST takes place on the 12th July 2015

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Come and take part in something unique! We have organised CHALKFEST – a pavement chalk drawing competition taking place in Newbury’s Market Place on the 12th July 2015.

It is Free to Enter and  open to people of all ages.  All materials to use on the day will be supplied by City Arts; so all you need to do is turn up, pick a spot and create a unique chalk drawing on the market square paving.

The competition prize is sponsored by Craftsman Newbury Ltd

Art Fair success – more to come in 2015

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Thanks to all who came to our Art’s fair at the beginning of December – we hope you found something you liked and enjoyed the festive atmosphere, art and crafts, courtesy of John, Liz, Debbie, Tom, Donna, Pam, Helen, Isabel, Kate, Christine, Martin, Pat, Coleen, Doriana, Claire and helpers. There will be more ad-hoc events in 2015 until we get on with the refurbishment. Watch this space!.

On a very Festive mood, we wish you Happy Christmas and All the best for 2015 from the team at City Arts!

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Christmas Arts and Craft Fair

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We are pleased to welcome local artists and crafts people to our fair, including painters, ceramicist, wood carver, stone mason, printmakers, photographers, silk painters, and local people making festive Christmas gifts and preserves.
Looking forward to a very festive day – we hope to see you there!

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