Calendar of Events

Event List Calendar

Alexander Polzin – Aldeburgh Festival Exhibition

Sculptures and paintings by the Berlin artist Alexander Polzin and two scripts by Hungarian composer György Kurtág that illustrate a 20-year-long intense artistic exchange, not performed with words, but with gestures and works. Continue reading

Start: June 10, 2016
End: June 26, 2016

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

Moyra Byford – Watercolours, Linocuts & Etchings Exhibition

An exhibition of watercolours, linocuts & etchings by Moyra Byford in the Quay Gallery. Continue reading

Start: June 24, 2016
End: June 30, 2016

Oils, Watercolours, Ceramics & Glassworks Exhibition

An exhibition by Clare Rizzo & Louise Mock showcasing their work with oils, watercolours, ceramics & glassworks in the Quay Gallery. Continue reading

Start: July 1, 2016
End: July 7, 2016

TAGS – Textile Art Group Suffolk

Travellers’ Tales – the annual exhibition from this group of Suffolk textile artists.   Members include embroiderers, spinners, weavers, paper makers and quilters although many of the artists have others specialities. The emphasis is on Art and experimentation and the mixture … Continue reading

Start: July 1, 2016
End: July 13, 2016
Venue: Pond Gallery

Yau’s Sauces Tasting

Bonnie Yau’s range of Oriental sauces have been developed specifically with the European market in mind. Our own research shows that buying decisions are guided by convenience, indulgence and provenance. Continue reading

Start: July 2, 2016
End: July 2, 2016
Venue: Food Hall

July 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: July 2, 2016 9:30 am
End: July 2, 2016 1:00 pm

Textile Art Exhibition

“From Sea to Heaven, a magical journey through textile art!” by Sue Studd, exhibiting in the Quay Gallery. Continue reading

Start: July 8, 2016
End: July 14, 2016

Floral Art with Helen Newman

During this two and a half hour workshop Helen Newman will show you how to create your very own stunning hand tied bouquet that you will be able to take home and enjoy. Continue reading

Start: July 13, 2016 10:00 am
End: July 13, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £55

June Vivian

Paintings

Start: July 14, 2016
End: July 20, 2016
Venue: Pond Gallery

4 Printmakers Exhibition

4 PRINTmakers is a group of East Anglian women artists who have come together to share their work and practice. Continue reading

Start: July 15, 2016
End: July 21, 2016
Venue: Quay Gallery

A Taste of Basque with Jose Pizarro

Jose Pizarro is chef and owner of Jose and Pizarro, his eponymous tapas bar and restaurant respectively, both nestled on Bermondsey Street, near London Bridge. Jose prides himself on quality, simple, seasonal cooking using the freshest possible ingredientsMaster some of … Continue reading

Start: July 16, 2016 9:00 am
End: July 16, 2016 11:00 am
Venue: The Trask Cafe
Cost: £45 incl. glass of wine

A Taste of Basque with Jose Pizarro

Jose Pizarro is chef and owner of Jose and Pizarro, his eponymous tapas bar and restaurant respectively, both nestled on Bermondsey Street, near London Bridge. Jose prides himself on quality, simple, seasonal cooking using the freshest possible ingredientsMaster some of … Continue reading

Start: July 16, 2016 3:30 pm
End: July 16, 2016 5:30 pm
Venue: The Trask Cafe
Cost: £45 incl. glass of wine

A Taste of Basque with Jose Pizarro

Jose Pizarro is chef and owner of Jose and Pizarro, his eponymous tapas bar and restaurant respectively, both nestled on Bermondsey Street, near London Bridge. Jose prides himself on quality, simple, seasonal cooking using the freshest possible ingredientsMaster some of … Continue reading

Start: July 17, 2016 9:30 am
End: July 17, 2016 11:30 am
Venue: The Trask Cafe
Cost: £45 incl. glass of wine

Learn to Sew with Emma Nisse: Tote Bag

Learn to Sew in Half a Day: Tote Bag

Even absolute beginners will gain knowledge, confidence and a brand new bag in this comprehensive back-to-basics workshop. Continue reading

Start: July 18, 2016 10:00 am
End: July 18, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £40

Learn to Sew with Emma Nisse: Pull-On PJs

Learn to Sew in Half a Day: Pull-On PJs

For confident beginners, this 3 hour workshop covers the basics needed to make your own clothes.
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Start: July 18, 2016 2:00 pm
End: July 18, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £40

Learn to Sew with Emma Nisse: Cushion Covers

Cushion Cover Half Day Workshop

Stock your sofa by learning 3 ways to make cushion covers – zipped, buttoned and envelope-style. Beginners. Continue reading

Start: July 19, 2016 10:00 am
End: July 19, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £40

Learn to Sew with Emma Nisse: Luxury Padded Eyemask

Learn to sew: Luxury Padded Eyemask

Sleep easy by learning how to make a fabulous eye mask to an exclusive design using less than a half metre of fabric. Experience using a sewing machine essential.
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Start: July 19, 2016 2:00 pm
End: July 19, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: The Tack Room
Cost: £40

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

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

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

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.

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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

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

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

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

‘SPREADING OUR WINGS’ 10am to 5pm

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