Calendar of Events
A collection of mixed media works from recent alumni and graduates of the City and Guilds of London Art School ‘Historic Carving’ course. City & Guilds is the only UK institution offering diplomas and postgrad courses of this nature. Your … Continue reading
Looking for a last minute break? Check our holiday page for late availability. We are taking bookings for Christmas now!
Maggi Hambling created War Requiem especially for the Dovecote Studio at Aldeburgh Music as part of the Inspired by Britten commissioned series marking the Britten Centenary in 2013. Thanks to the generosity of The Monument Trust, War Requiem will remain … Continue reading
Chris Soule, Rob Barnes and Tricia Colyer Pottery, Linocuts Paintings
An exhibition of Watercolours, Oils, Pastels and Sculptures by Quad Art in the Quay Gallery.
Join Little Rascals from 11am – 4pm and have fun finding out more about some of our favourite things! Creative and colourful play for all ages… Try some of the best-selling craft kits Explore the fantastic mobiles and wall stickers … Continue reading
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 … Continue reading
With studios in London, Ireland and France, the Smith Sisters will be exhibiting work in a variety of styles and techniques and will be exhibiting ceramics, prints, paintings, textiles and jewellery. Continue reading
This workshop will explore the Mexican festival ‘Day of the Dead’. We will be creating shadow puppets to perform at the end of the day. Continue reading
Borsari maintains its firm artisan connotation, to provide customers and consumers first quality products, prepared according to recipes of the ancient pastry making tradition. Borsari is not only promise of craftsmanship, but a guarantee of goodness encased in elegant packaging.
Join Little Rascals for a fun filled day of colouring, printing, stencilling and storytelling from Top That Publishing. Meet Arty Mouse and discover the wonderful selection of books for young learners which are fun and educational. See the new book ‘Christmas … Continue reading
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
An exhibition of Multi Media by Design Makers 21 in the Quay Gallery.
Learn to make homemade natural skincare products. Continue reading
A delightful collection of festive works on mixed media by the artists affiliated to the Lettering Arts Trust.
An exhibition of Watercolours & Oils by Ron Hurlock in the Quay Gallery.
Stained Glass workshop for Christmas.
Using the Tiffany Technique (copper foiling), the day invites you to make a selection of tree decorations or perhaps a small hanging panel. Continue reading
Lively workshops exploring the timeless, pancultural art form known as circle dance Continue reading
An exhibition of Ceramics, Metal Sculptures and Prints by Lesley Shooter and Ray Silverman in the Quay Gallery.
Learn how to make large stockings in two different styles – you can make either or both and as many as you like! Go simple and classic or indulge your creativity and learn how to do rough patchwork. Embellish and personalise to your heart’s content! Continue reading
Create Christmas memories for your family with an advent calendar you can use year after year. Continue reading
In this class we will make hanging decorations such as mini stockings you can stuff with sweets or small gifts, and scented trees and hearts. Learn how to do simple embroidery and decorate with buttons. Continue reading
Lovely inexpensive gift ideas, including purses, bags and bookmarks – just bring a variety of fabric and trims and make whatever you like. This class is great for using up smaller pieces of material, or even upcycling. Full instructions will be given, beginners welcome although some sewing machine experience will be useful. Continue reading
An exhibition of Watercolours, Oils & Prints by Jacquline Cotton in the Quay Gallery.
An exhibition of Textiles by The Textile Twins in the Quay Gallery.
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.
Instrument maker Otis Luxton introduces the craft of luthiery in a morning Continue reading
Understand the concept and the value of being in your element and living a life you love Continue reading
An exhibition of beautiful wood by Michael Ferland in the Quay Gallery.
FROM MINIATURES…TO MONUMENTS!
New tiny sculptures for sale, soon to be huge beacons…Drawings also for sale. Continue reading
An exhibition of Photography by Jamie Hall in the Quay Gallery.
Join us for this wonderful Suffolk tradition as Father Christmas sails in by historic Thames sailing barge, greeted by carol singers and Martlesham Brass Band.
An exhibition of Pastels & Multi Media by K Allen Melvin in the Quay Gallery.