Whats on at Nature in Art

Oct 10 – Nov 5 all-day
12:00 am
In 2016 Nature in Art was given custody of an archive of work by one of the 20th century’s most influential nature artists, the renowned Eric Ennion (1900-1981). See never previously displayed works from this archive, ... Read moreCommunicating Delight
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – Oct 15 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Art Course with Cath Hodsman 10am – 5pm Maximum Participants: 11 As Winter’s bite takes hold, all insects are hiding, riding out the extreme weather as either an egg, larva, pupa, or adult…….. Metamorphosis is ... Read moreStudying and Painting Butterfly & Moth Metamorphosis
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7:00 pm
This talk coincides with our exhibition of work by Eric Ennion, a remarkable all-round naturalist who was one of the 20th century’s most talented and original wildlife artists. Field Sketch: an inspiring wildlife encounter, seized ... Read moreAn Illustrated Talk by Jackie Garner, Brief Encounters
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Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
7:00 pm
Follow your heart with a practical session ‘Painting in the moment’ led by artist Frances Whitman
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Art Course with Karen Coulson 10am – 5pm Maximum Participants: 12 This 2-day course is a wonderful introduction to the world of coloured pencil techniques. Learn the art of layering different coloured pencil strokes to ... Read moreFox Portrait using Coloured Pencil
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Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – Oct 29 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
(Images left to right: Natty Decco, Nicole Iredale Designs, Karen Edwards, Pear Tree Arts, Nutmeg & Sage) £2 entry Free for under 16’s (including access to upstairs museum galleries) Car parking is free One of ... Read moreGift & Craft Fair 2017
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Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Art Course with Tor Hildyard 10am – 5pm Maximum Participants: 8 Explore the mysteries behind the Collagraph Print on this 1-day course. Learn how to make your own unique prints from plates created from mount ... Read moreCollagraphs: The Mystery Unwrapped
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Nov 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Watch a film about a unique initiative – The Rock Music Rock Art project which was inspired by the ancient ‘rock gongs’ of remote Lolui Island in Lake Victoria, Uganda. Sponsored by the Ruwenzori Sculpture ... Read moreWAG: Rock Music Rock Art
Nov 7 2017 – Jan 7 2018 all-day
12:00 am
Just a week after its launch, see all the winning images from this famous competition focusing on British fauna and flora. Stunning photographs and awe-inspiring nature. Image: Detail from ‘Hitchhikers’ (lions mane jellyfish) by George Stoyle (overall winner ... Read more2017 British Wildlife Photography Awards
Nov 7 – Nov 19 all-day
12:00 am
Gordano Textile Artists return once more with a fresh and vibrant exhibition of textile art based on the natural world with many pieces taking a theme from the objects selected for the popular CROWD exhibition ... Read moreNatural Selection
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Art Course with Sharon Foley 10am – 5pm Maximum Participants: 9 Glass fusing is joining two or more layers of glass through heating in a kiln. There are several techniques that can be adapted to ... Read moreGlass Fusing
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Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Art Course with Josie Brown 10am – 5pm Maximum Participants: 12 This workshop introduces the currently very popular modern script which is quick and easy to learn, fun and light-hearted to do and useful for ... Read moreModern Lettering
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Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
 Join us to view and talk about some of the amazing images in the very latest British Wildlife Photography Awards. The exhibition at Nature in Art opens on 7th November, the day after the launch ... Read moreWAG: Photography Night
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Art Course with Helen Lomberg 10am – 5pm Maximum Participants: 12 A rewarding 1-day where participants will use willow and other materials  to make stars, garlands, angels, reindeer and mini Christmas trees ready forb the ... Read moreWillow Christmas Decorations
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Nov 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
7:00 pm
An illustrated talk by Simon Trapnell. Our 2016 exhibition CROWD focused on some of the wonderful objects in our collection. Now that we are in our 30th anniversary year, tonight we look afresh at some ... Read moreLooking at Pictures
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – Nov 26 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Art Course with Jonathan Newey 10am – 5pm Maximum Participants: 12 This is a two day course that will show you how to draw African wildlife portraits with coloured pencil. Using photographs supplied by the ... Read moreAfrican Wildlife in Coloured Pencil
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Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Art Course with Jammie Boots 10am – 5pm Maximum Participants: 12 On this 2-day course you will learn all about working with graphite pencil from experienced artist Jamie Boots. Graphite pencil can be used to ... Read moreGraphite Pencil Drawing, Big Horn Sheep
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Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
An evening of life drawing with a model under the guidance of Rosemary Harvey. Please bring your art materials and a monetary donation for the model. (Some materials may be available for loan of needed).
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – Dec 10 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Art Course with Trevor Smith 10am – 5pm Maximum Participants: 12 This 2-day course will cover basic bird anatomy, sketching methods and techniques, the use and handling of watercolour and composing a picture. For the ... Read moreSketching Birds using Pencils and Watercolours
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7:00 pm
Christmas social. SORRY THIS HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL THE NEW YEAR DUE TO THE WEATHER.
Dec 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
7:00 pm
An evening of carols, festive music and words with one of the three choirs led by Monika Murrel. Preceded by festive snacks, mince pies and mulled wine. Part of the proceeds to help the homeless.
Jan 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
A Passion for Nature – a film about Peter Scott.
Meet in Coffee Shop
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am – Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
All the latest winners in the world’s most prestigious wildlife photography competition organised by The Natural History Museum. Chosen from almost 50,000 entries from 92 countries, these amazing images reflect nature’s beauty, diversity and fragility. ... Read moreWildlife Photographer of the Year
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Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Viewing of and discussion about Wildlife Photographer of the Year
Meet in Coffee shop
Jan 30 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
10:30 am
Learn how to sculpt and manipulate paper to create a beautiful bouquet of hyacinths.
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10:00 am
This is a two day course that will show you how to draw animal portraits with coloured pencil on black paper. Using photographs supplied by the tutor you will be shown how to draw the ... Read moreAnimal Portraits with Coloured Pencil on Black Paper – Jonathan Newey
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Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
On this 2-day course you will learn all about working with graphite pencil from  experienced artist Jamie Boots. Graphite pencil can be used to produce so much more than just a sketch. Jamie will show ... Read moreHow to Draw a Lion in Graphite Pencil – Jamie Boots
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Feb 21 all-day
12:00 am
Available sessions :10.30am – 1pm or 2pm – 4.30pm Simple yet effective. These yarn balls are easy to make and will add a bit of colour to your room. CLICK HERE TO BOOK
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