Studio Edition 2017

Open, 14 October – 21 December 2017
Monday–Saturday, 10am–4pm
Sunday openings, 19 & 26 November, 03 & 10 December, 11am–3pm

An art market where you can view and buy affordable, original and limited edition contemporary art and crafts. Open to the public for viewing and purchasing 14 October – 21 December 2017, Mondays to Saturdays 10am–4pm and on the below Sunday events.

Artist associates: Daniel Chehade, Thomas Cuthbertson, Richard Harrison, Aaron Head, Joe Highton, Kyle Kirkpatrick, Andrew Macdermott, Belle McIntosh, Wai Wai Pang, Gabrielle Radiguet, Annabelle Shelton, Alexandra Smith, Chantelle Stephenson, Debi-Sara Wilkinson, Rosemary Wright.

Events Programme
Join us for a glass of mulled wine and mince pie as we celebrate the work of our artist associates in Studio Edition. All have contributed a set of one-off artworks or limited editions for you to view and buy in the lead up to Christmas 2017. Artists and makers will give talks and presentations on their practice, inviting visitors to make meaningful connections to the artwork on sale. Work can be bought at the fair or commissions can be taken. 

Sunday 19 November, 11am–3pm
Bird Box making workshop with artist Izzy Parker (no longer available)

Sunday 26 November, 11am–3pm
Artist talk by Debi-Sara Wilkinson on the role Beekeeping plays in her current practice, 12:30pm.

Free, everyone welcome.

Natural Dye and Printing Workshop, 11am–1pm
Suitable for 11 years and over,  £15.00 per person.
Book on by calling Milton Keynes Arts Centre on 01908 608108
 
In this 2hour workshop, participants will make their very own Autumn inspired tote bag and gift wrapping paper. You will be welcomed with a cup of hot herbal foraged tea before making a start on your natural dye Shibori inspired tote bags.
After an introduction into Shibori, participants will choose their preferred pattern and master the technique on their own bag. There is also the option to embroider your initials into the fabric!
While the bags soak, participants will make handmade wrapping paper by printing foraged foliage, creating unique patterns perfect for wrapping gifts this Christmas

Introducion into Jewellery Making with Alexandra Louise Smith
Suitable for adults 16 years and over, £25.00 per person, per session. 
Book on by calling Milton Keynes Arts Centre on 01908 608108
Limited spaces available.

Session 1: Twisted Copper Rings, 10am-12pm
Session 2: Domed Earrings, 1pm - 3pm 

Sunday 03 December, 11am–3pm

Carol singing with Universal Performing Arts, from 1pm.

Free, everyone welcome.

Introducion into Jewellery Making with Alexandra Louise Smith
Suitable for adults 16 years and over, £25.00 per person, per session. 
Book on by calling Milton Keynes Arts Centre on 01908 608108
Limited spaces available.

Session 1: Twisted Copper Rings, 10am-12pm
Session 2: Domed Earrings, 1pm - 3pm 

Sunday 10 December, 11-3pm

Introducion into Jewellery Making with Alexandra Louise Smith

Suitable for adults 16 years and over, £25.00 per person, per session. 
Book on by calling Milton Keynes Arts Centre on 01908 608108
Limited spaces available.

Session 1: Twisted Copper Rings, 10am-12pm
Session 2: Domed Earrings, 1pm - 3pm 

Milton Keynes Arts Centre – Situated within the historic grounds of Linford Manor Park, Great Linford. A former barn, now gallery, is host to a unique programme of exhibitions created in collaboration with our communities and artists. Designed by Manalo & White architects, the interior of the gallery offers a versatile exhibition space sympathetic to the history of the grade 2 listed building and heritage of the site.

MKAC, Great Linford, Milton Keynes MK14 5DZ

Artists’ in support of Milton Keynes Arts Centre
A donation from sales contributes to the Arts Centre’s year-round outreach programme, helping us continue to provide life enriching encounters between audiences and artists by engaging our public in dynamic conversations around craft, design and the visual arts.