Calendar of Events

Event List Calendar

Malleable Objects Exhibition by Lizzy Hayley

Lizzy’s extraordinary photographs of The Maltings and other traditional environments such as mills and boatyards, are here presented in large scale on metal, including the steel used in boat hulls which provides a strong yet fragile foundation. Though she lives … Continue reading

Start: June 11, 2016
End: July 9, 2016
Venue: The Gallery

Summer holidays at Snape

Looking for a last minute break? Please check our holidays page for accommodation as there is limited availability for July and August.

Start: July 15, 2016
End: September 30, 2016

John Read

Painting, Sculpture and Photography

Start: July 21, 2016
End: July 27, 2016
Venue: Pond Gallery

Fast & Loose with Watercolour & Mixed Media Exhibition

A watercolour and mixed media exhibition by Mita Higton in the Quay Gallery. Continue reading

Start: July 22, 2016
End: July 28, 2016
Venue: Quay Gallery

Singing Circle with Sian Barrett

Relaxing sessions using polyphonous vocal music and free-form art activities to promote mindfulness. Intentional focus on the peaceful experience of the present moment has the power to quieten rumination and foster joy. In this workshop, simple, beautiful part songs and … Continue reading

Start: July 26, 2016 2:00 pm
End: July 26, 2016 3:30 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £8 per session or £70 for all 10 sessions

Finding Your Voice with Sian Barratt

Discussion and storytelling for young people age 7 and over

This workshop is an expressive, collaborative space in which young people will have the opportunity to engage in a lively discussion of questions raised by a traditional tale, before working together on a dramatic retelling of the story. Continue reading

Start: July 27, 2016 10:00 am
End: July 27, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £12

Rob Marrison

CONTEMPORARY LANDSCAPE PAINTER A contemporary landscape painter currently living and working full-time as an artist in Suffolk. Working exclusively in oils, the paintings attempt to capture the atmosphere and mood of the chosen locations. Interested in the way that the … Continue reading

Start: July 28, 2016
End: August 3, 2016
Venue: Pond Gallery

Finding Your Voice with Sian Barratt

Discussion and storytelling for young people age 7 and over

This workshop is an expressive, collaborative space in which young people will have the opportunity to engage in a lively discussion of questions raised by a traditional tale, before working together on a dramatic retelling of the story. Continue reading

Start: July 28, 2016 10:00 am
End: July 28, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £12

Watercolours – The Suffolk Landscape Exhibition

An exhibition of watercolours of the Suffolk landscape by Michael Bullen in the Quay Gallery. Continue reading

Start: July 29, 2016
End: August 10, 2016

Art Island: The Exploding Piano Mobile

Art workshops for children age 7-11 years
The Exploding Piano Mobile

Create a printed piano mobile inspired by Cornelia Parker’s exploding shed. This workshop will interpret her idea as a giant piano mobile using drawing, printing and construction. The children’s works will be installed for public viewing. Continue reading

Start: July 29, 2016 10:00 am
End: July 29, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £30 per child per session

Authentic American Food Company BBQ sauce tasting

The Authentic American Food Company offer the very best small batch, local and regional products from all over America: Old fashioned peanut butter made with Virginia peanuts, chowder from New England, spicy and zesty BBQ sauces from Kansas City, and a … Continue reading

Start: July 30, 2016
End: July 30, 2016
Venue: Food Hall

The Modern Floral Exhibition

Sally Anne Fitter will be exhibiting here at the Gallery at Snape Maltings from Saturday July 30 to Wednesday 31 August. Sally’s colourful and evocative work depicts vivid florals and recognisable domesticity, the familiar framed through a peek through the … Continue reading

Start: July 30, 2016 12:00 pm
End: August 31, 2016 5:30 pm
Venue: The Gallery

Vintage and Makers Market

The Great British Vintage Market – a slice of shopping fun with a kicked-back and relaxed atmosphere – over 50 quality vintage traders from across East Anglia.   The wonderful vintage market comes to the Maltings with over 50 stalls … Continue reading

Start: July 31, 2016 10:00 am
End: July 31, 2016 4:00 pm

Chalky Finish Furniture Painting

Spend the day with Kent Blaxill learning how to use Rustoleum chalky finish Furniture Paint.

Materials included, but please bring along an item that you wish to make-over – (a wooden frame/wooden tray/small wooden footstool/wooden crate) and let us show you how easy and effective this amazing paint is. Continue reading

Start: August 3, 2016 10:00 am
End: August 3, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £85 includes materials and a light lunch

Artisans East

Chris Soule, Rob Barnes and Tricia Colyer – Pottery, Linocuts and Paintings  

Start: August 4, 2016
End: August 17, 2016
Venue: Pond Gallery

Womersley fruit and herb vinegars tasting

Womersley fruit and herb vinegars are created to delight your tastebuds made from all natural products. Multi Great Taste Award winning and bursting with real fruit and very versatile.

Start: August 6, 2016
End: August 6, 2016
Venue: Food Hall

August Farmers Market

Come and enjoy one of Suffolk’s finest food markets, a wonderful array of fresh produce and delicious artisan products all under one roof. Continue reading

Start: August 6, 2016 9:30 am
End: August 6, 2016 1:00 pm

Vocal improvisation and movement workshops with Elaine Mitchener

Free Your Mind – beginner

Vocal movement artist Elaine Mitchener leads a workshop on the art of vocal improvisation and movement art practice. Continue reading

Start: August 6, 2016 10:00 am
End: August 6, 2016 11:30 am
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £24

Vocal improvisation and movement workshops with Elaine Mitchener

Free Your Mind – advanced

Vocal movement artist Elaine Mitchener leads a workshop on the art of vocal improvisation and movement art practice. Continue reading

Start: August 6, 2016 2:00 pm
End: August 6, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £40

Acrylic Paintings Exhibition

An acrylic paintings exhibition by Jooli Gleave in the Quay Gallery. Continue reading

Start: August 11, 2016
End: August 17, 2016

Art Island: Bird of Paradise Lantern

Construct, create and collaborate to make a large willow lantern bird. Continue reading

Start: August 12, 2016 10:00 am
End: August 12, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £30

The Tiny Tipple Company tasting

The Tiny Tipple Company was formed in September 2015 by two busy mums who decided their lives were just not busy enough and wanted even more fun and excitement! The Tiny Tipple Company make their infusions in small batches of … Continue reading

Start: August 13, 2016
End: August 13, 2016
Venue: Food Hall

Recorder Consorts 1

Suitable for aged 8 – 14 and playing at Grade 1 – 4 standard. Learn to play dances, songs and choral music from the 16th – 18th centuries in several parts, dealing with playing technique, style and phrasing and tuning, as well as putting the music together.

Continue reading

Start: August 16, 2016 9:00 am
End: August 16, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £15

Recorder Consorts 2

Suitable for players aged 15 and older [including adults] playing at Grade 5 standard and above.
Play dances, songs and choral music from the 16th – 18th centuries in several parts, dealing with playing technique, style and phrasing and tuning, as well as putting the music together. Continue reading

Start: August 16, 2016 11:30 am
End: August 16, 2016 1:30 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £15

Recorder Consorts 4

Suitable for players aged 15 and older [including adults] playing at Grade 5 standard and above.
Play dances, songs and choral music from the 16th – 18th centuries in several parts, dealing with playing technique, style and phrasing and tuning, as well as putting the music together. Continue reading

Start: August 17, 2016
End: August 17, 2016
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £15

Recorder Consorts 3

Suitable for aged 8 – 14 and playing at Grade 1 – 4 standard

Play dances, songs and choral music from the 16th – 18th centuries in several parts, dealing with playing technique, style and phrasing and tuning, as well as putting the music together. Continue reading

Start: August 17, 2016
End: August 17, 2016
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £15

Artisans East – The Artistry of Great Suffolk Pottery & Photography

An exhibition of Suffolk pottery & photography by Chris Soule & Jason Middleton. Continue reading

Start: August 18, 2016
End: September 1, 2016

Michael Bullen

Paintings Through painting I have tried to capture some of my love of light. I hope too that through my own journey and experiences I might bring some lightness of heart and a little love to my work and life … Continue reading

Start: August 18, 2016
End: August 31, 2016
Venue: Pond Gallery

Red Chilli Kitchen tasting

Red Chilli Kitchen is a new Suffolk based food business producing authentic Vietnamese pastes, marinades and dressings. Thao Nguyen launched Red Chilli Kitchen so others could taste the delicious recipes her mother would make in her Vietnamese kitchen.

Start: August 20, 2016
End: August 20, 2016
Venue: Food Hall

Writing Poetry about Music with Richard Scott

Join poet and Open Spaces artist Richard Scott and learn how to express your feelings about music through poetry. Continue reading

Start: August 22, 2016 5:00 pm
End: August 22, 2016 6:30 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £25

Circle Dance with Sian Barrett

Lively workshops exploring the timeless, pancultural art form known as circle dance Continue reading

Start: August 23, 2016 11:30 am
End: August 23, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £8

Art Island: Performing Circus Puppets

Constructing circus performers as jointed rod puppets, decorated with collages costumes, to perform in the circus ring at the close of the day. Continue reading

Start: August 26, 2016
End: August 26, 2016
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £30

St. Peter’s brewery tasting

St. Peter’s Brewery is based at St. Peter South Elmham, near Bungay in Suffolk. The brewery itself was built in 1996 and is housed in an attractive range of traditional former agricultural buildings adjacent to St. Peter’s Hall. St. Peter’s … Continue reading

Start: August 27, 2016
End: August 27, 2016
Venue: Food Hall

Music Circle 3: Workshop for String Group

Two sessions aimed at adults and children of at least grade 4 standard in violin, viola and cello – these two sessions will encourage the players to enjoy making music together Continue reading

Start: August 30, 2016
End: August 31, 2016
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £30 for 2 sessions

Music Circle 1: Workshop for Wind and Strings

An opportunity to play a diverse range of strings and wind repertoire. Two sessions aimed at adults and children playing at Grade 5+ Continue reading

Start: August 30, 2016 10:00 am
End: October 31, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £30 for two sessions

Music Circle 2: Workshop for Double Quartet

Two sessions aimed at adults and children of Grade 6+, in violin, viola and cello Continue reading

Start: August 30, 2016 12:30 pm
End: August 31, 2016 2:30 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £30 for 2 sessions

Tin Hut Textiles

Textiles – Tin Hut Textiles is named after the corrugated iron clad village hall in Ufford, Suffolk where we all met for 4 years whilst studying for City & Guilds and where we continue to meet monthly to work towards … Continue reading

Start: September 1, 2016
End: September 7, 2016
Venue: Pond Gallery

Dramatic Suffolk Paintings Exhibition

An exhibition by Roy Rodgers entitled “Dramatic Suffolk” in the Quay Gallery. Continue reading

Start: September 2, 2016
End: September 8, 2016

A Little Bit Food Company tasting

Each A Little Bit bottle is full of goodness with a delicious home-made flavour. All are 100% free of preservatives, colourings and additives and only use fresh herbs.

Start: September 3, 2016
End: September 3, 2016
Venue: Food Hall

September Farmers Market

Come and enjoy one of Suffolk’s finest food markets, a wonderful array of fresh produce and delicious artisan products all under one roof. Continue reading

Start: September 3, 2016 9:30 am
End: September 3, 2016 1:00 pm

Wednesday Afternoon Art Group

We have entitled this, our first joint exhibition, to indicate how our members have extended their artistic endeavours since we formed three years ago. As we originally all met whilst attending pastel classes, this was then the main medium we were using. Under the guidance and inspiration of several professional artists, who have held workshops at our ‘un-tutored’ meetings, we have discovered new styles and mediums. We hope that you will enjoy this selection of our landscapes, animal portraits, marine subjects, and much more.
Continue reading

Start: September 8, 2016
End: September 14, 2016
Venue: Pond Gallery

Open Minds 1: Mindfulness for Wellbeing

An introduction to simple mindfulness techniques to help in your everyday life Continue reading

Start: September 8, 2016 10:00 am
End: September 8, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £30

Fast & Loose with Watercolour & Mixed Media Exhibition

A watercolour and mixed media exhibition by Mita Higton in the Quay Gallery. Continue reading

Start: September 9, 2016
End: September 15, 2016

Natural Skincare with Lotta Skincare

Learn to make homemade natural skincare products Continue reading

Start: September 10, 2016 10:00 am
End: September 10, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £40

Chain Reaction

Chain Reaction is a group of artists drawn from across Suffolk. We work in a variety of media, principally the textile arts. The group exhibits together regularly and meets to provide support, inspiration and critical appraisal for each others’ work. … Continue reading

Start: September 15, 2016
End: September 21, 2016
Venue: Pond Gallery

Rolston Quartet Workshop

This session is open to established string quartets and individual violinists, violists and cellists. Continue reading

Start: September 15, 2016 11:00 am
End: September 15, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £40

Monochrome Photography Exhibition

An exhibition of monochrome photography by The Suffolk Monochrome in the Quay Gallery. Continue reading

Start: September 16, 2016
End: September 22, 2016

Circle Dance with Sian Barrett

Lively workshops exploring the timeless, pancultural art form known as circle dance Continue reading

Start: September 20, 2016 10:30 am
End: September 20, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £8

Claudia Myatt, Sue Cole & Jane Cochrane

Mixed media paintings. Claudia Myatt

Start: September 22, 2016
End: September 28, 2016
Venue: Pond Gallery

Mary Gundry and Colin Huggins Exhibition

Blythburgh based artists exhibition of paintings and photographs. Continue reading

Start: September 23, 2016
End: September 29, 2016
iCal Import