26th and 27th November 11am-6pm
Private View Friday 25th November 6.30-9.30pm
The Chocolate Factory N16 welcomes the public for its Winter Open Studio weekend to meet the artists, designers and makers in this unique and wonderful setting. A series of short talks and events will also be running in many of the studios – hear a little about the ideas or watch art and craft being made. We will update on participating artists in the lead up the event, here on the blog and Facebook. You can also find us on Instagram and Twitter.
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Helen will have screenprinted lampshades, cushions and kitchen textiles for sale in Studio F5. On Saturday at 2pm she will give a demonstration of screenprinting and kids can join in and print their own dinosaur tote bag. (£5 per bag includes 10 raffle tickets with all proceeds going to Benthal Primary School)
New work created for a range of wall coverings to be published by Flat Space Art
Newcomer to The Chocolate Factory, Sarah Christie will be showing her work alongside Aneta in Studio G2
Aneta in Studio G2 will be showing her ceramic forms and sculptures throughout the Open Studios Weekend 26-27th November.
Akiko’s studio F3 will be open throughout the Open Studio weekend and at 5pm on Saturday her talk, “Food and Culture” will relate to her pottery practice.
Deborah Coleman will be showing her screen printed textiles in G8 during Open Studios this weekend 26/27th November. 11am-6pm together with 27 artist studios here at The Chocolate Factory.
Lina Peterson Studio G5 will be selling her colourful range of jewellery made from light and wearable lime wood.
Jo Davies will demonstrate wheel-throwing in porcelain at 12 noon on Saturday 26th November as part of our ’13 Minutes with….’ programme of events during the Open Studios weekend. An opportunity to observe as well as ask questions of a specialist in this very tricky material. Studio G6
Iro will be showing artist’s books, limited edition prints and cards, as well as a new animated film.