What’s On

Sep
13
Tue
2016 British Wildlife Photography Awards @ Nature in Art
Sep 13 – Nov 13 all-day

 

Hitchhikers by George Stoyle
Hitchhikers
by George Stoyle Overall Winner 2016

Exhibition:
The first post-launch display of all the winning images from this renowned competition focusing on British fauna and flora. Extraordinary pictures of our rarest animals and the wildlife on our doorstep.

To find out more about the competition visit the BWPA website: here

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Oct
4
Tue
CROWD! @ Nature in Art
Oct 4 – Nov 6 all-day

 

CROWD!(small)Exhibition:
Chosen, Revered Objects Which Delight, all selected from the Nature in Art collection and chosen by popular vote by members of the public. A variety of items that highlight the diversity of art inspired by nature.

CLICK HERE to see the selection and to make your vote! Voting closes 25th September.

 

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Wild and Free @ Nature in Art
Oct 4 – Oct 16 all-day

 

Wild and FreeExhibition:
An exhibition by the Gloucestershire based ‘Stitched Up’ textile artists’ group. They use textiles and other media to imaginatively portray the countryside and coast during the changing seasons.

 

Drawing on Scraperboards @ Nature in Art
Oct 4 @ 10:30 am

Dare to Dabblescraper
Choose from 2 sessions: 10.30am – 1.00pm or 2.00pm – 4.30pm

Learn how to make your very own scraperboard – a very effective material to draw on. Then using specialist tools you will be able to scratch into the surface to draw whatever image takes your fancy.

(Templates will be available to use if you wish).

Bookable after 4th May.
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Nov
9
Wed
Block Print Wrapping Paper inspired by William Morris @ Nature in Art
Nov 9 @ 10:30 am

Dare to Dabblemorris
Choose from 2 sessions: 10.30am – 1.00pm or 2.00pm – 4.30pm

The printing method we will use today uses a pencil to make marks on the printing surface. It is a fantastic workshop that will introduce you to the art of print making and how to easily make complicated multiple colour prints.

You will also be able to use your printing block multiple times to create your own unique wrapping paper – all ready for Christmas!

 

Bookable after 4th May.
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Nov
22
Tue
The Valley in the Glass @ Nature in Art
Nov 22 – Dec 18 all-day

 

Amanda Lawrence - Wild Carrot - photo Simon Bruntnell(small)Exhibition:
An uplifting and thought-provoking exhibition of glass sculpture, photographs and sounds by glass artist Amanda Lawrence, inspired by four years of walking and listening in Gloucestershire’s iconic Slad Valley.

 

Dec
16
Fri
Christmas Wreath @ Nature in Art
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am

Dare to Dabblewreath
Choose from 2 sessions: 10.30am – 1.00pm or 2.00pm – 4.30pm

Using festive nature from Nature in Art’s very own grounds, wire and a special type of resin to give that stained glass look, you will create a stunning Christmas flower wreath that will last all season (and will smell great too)!

 

Bookable after 4th May.
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Jan
12
Thu
Leaf relief
Jan 12 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

There are some wonderful techniques and tricks which can be used to make very successful images. The leaf technique is particularly good giving a metallic antiques finish to your picture. PLACES MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE!

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Jan
17
Tue
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
Jan 17 – Mar 12 all-day

 

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 95 countries, these amazing images reflect nature’s beauty, diversity and fragility.

Photo: Agorastos Papatsanis (Greece)

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Feb
11
Sat
Wallsworth Art Group Show
Feb 11 – Feb 19 all-day

Annual display of work by members of the Wallsworth Art Group who regularly meet at Nature in Art. On display in the Education Centre.

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