Harrogate Open Exhibition 2019
Oct
12
to 11 Jan

Harrogate Open Exhibition 2019

Super happy to say two of my prints have been selected into the Mercer Art Gallery's biennial Harrogate Open, which has been described as one of the most popular competitions in the northern arts calendar.

There are over one hundred and fifty artworks comprising paintings, prints, textiles and ceramics have been selected for exhibition from 600 entries by the competition's judges.

Free entry

Open Monday to Saturday 10am - 4pm, Sunday 12 - 4pm (please check website for opening times around Christmas and New Year)

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The Hepworth Christmas Fair
Nov
22
to 24 Nov

The Hepworth Christmas Fair

One of the top Christmas Markets in Yorkshire plus it’s one of my favourites. There will be lots of lovely treats to stock up on for Christmas with a wide variety of stalls selling textiles, ceramics, jewellery, prints, handmade cosmetics, candles, stationery and homeware by very talented artists and designers.

If you would like to check out all the stall holders please check out the website.

This is the first of two weekends with different stall holders, I will only be at this one.

Hope you can make it!

Open 10am – 5pm

Entry £2 entry / FREE for Members and Under 16s

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Sunny Bank Mill Christmas Market
Nov
30
to 1 Dec

Sunny Bank Mill Christmas Market

The return of this wonderful Christmas Market for it’s third year in this wonderful historic mill complex in Farsley.

There will be over 40 regional artists and makers will be showcasing original work designed and lovingly made by hand, including jewellery designers, fine and mixed media artists, ceramicists, textile and paper based products together with gifts, glass makers, vintage furniture, cards and prints. 

The perfect way to get ready for Christmas with mulled wine, mince pies, carol singing choirs and Christmas cake at the pop up Arctic Café. 

Visitors will also be able to print their own gift wrap and have a go at some Christmassy craft based activities.

Free parking

Open 10.30am - 5pm

Entry TBC

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Hebden Bridge Print Fair 2019
Sep
13
to 14 Sep

Hebden Bridge Print Fair 2019

This is my first time at Hebden Print Fair, but I am a big fan the area so I am excited to be back!

This is an annual print fair that celebrates the wealth of printmaking talent in the north, with a variety of printmaking methods including screen printing, etching, linocuts, risograph and more.

For the first time, this year the fair will have a preview event on the Friday night, and a full trade day on the Saturday.

Details TBC

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Staithes Art and Heritage Festival 2019
Sep
7
to 8 Sep

Staithes Art and Heritage Festival 2019

Back at the seaside, and this wonderful event in one of my favourite places.  I will be again exhibiting at Greystones, a 17th century grade II listed house that was originally a village inn called the Golden Lion – and reputedly a hotbed of smuggling activity! 

I have come together with two wonderful Yorkshire artists to share this space (Anna Tosney is holidaying with us but will not be exhibiting this year)...

Caroline Brogden, contemporary jeweller (formally Sea Breeze Designs), makes beautiful hand made jewellery inspired by the sea in both silver and gold.

Charlotte Morrison makes ceramics inspired by vintage packaging and her most recent collection looks at paths and contours in the Yorkshire landscape.

Visitors can walk the maze of lanes visiting these spaces as well as taking part in a programme of guided walks, workshops, talks and film shows. Heritage too plays an important part in the life of the village and will be celebrated in events and exhibitions throughout the weekend. There will be a vibrant programme of music ranging from street buskers to concerts.

Friday 19:00-20:30 (Preview)
Saturday and Sunday 10:00-17:00

Free entry

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Kirkstall Art Trail 2019
Jul
20
to 21 Jul

Kirkstall Art Trail 2019

The forth year at my home event, as we are due to be moving soon I decided not to use our house (that and we weren’t sure if we would still be there ) I have a different venue this year, the wonderful St. Stephen's Church. I will be exhibiting along with some other great artists here in this stunning venue and you may even get a chance to have a tour of the clock tower!

The event is an annual celebration of art in the community, featuring local artists and creative organisations. For two days, venues throughout Kirkstall will host a variety of exhibitions, free workshops and activities suitable for all ages and abilities.

This will be my last Kirkstall Art Trail as a Kirkstall resident so I am really looking forward to being involved.

Find a link to the map here.

Open 11am - 5pm

Free entry

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Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair, Sheffield
Jul
12
to 14 Jul

Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair, Sheffield

I am super exited to part of The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair (GNCCF) in Sheffield this weekend at the Millennium Gallery.

There will be 75 artists and designer-makers, making ceramics, glass, jewellery, interior and fashion textiles, print, furniture and more.

Your GNCCF ticket will also give you half price entry to Goldsmiths North, a new jewellery and silversmithing fair at Sheffield's Cutlers Hall, taking place over the same weekend.  Visit the GNCCF website for tickets.

Please be aware if you plant to come on Sunday that Ride Sheffield is happening and the City Centre has major road closures. You wont be able to drive in on Sunday but there is public transport and we are only a 2 min walk from the train station.

Entry £4 in advance, £5 on the door.

Open Friday and Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 11am - 4pm

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Horsforth Walk of Art
Jul
6
to 7 Jul

Horsforth Walk of Art

My very first time at Horsforth Walk of Art, a completely free event which is community led and celebrates all things creative. You will meet artists and makers in all stages of their career and lots of creative residents and community groups joining together for a fun filled weekend.

I have two different venues on the Saturday I will be just off Town Street at Jordans Solicitors and on Sunday in an amazing garden of Newlay Lodge.

For more information please visit the Walk of Art website where you can find a map of the walk and these can also be picked up around Horsforth.

Free Entry

Open 11am - 5pm

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Ilkley Art Trail
Jun
27
to 30 Jun

Ilkley Art Trail

After a break for the last couple of years I am back at the lovely Ilkley Art Trail. This year there will be around 60 artists exhibiting over 3 days with some new venues at this new time of year.

It should be a great event, hope to see you there! 

More info TBC

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Saltaire Arts Trail Open Houses 2019
May
25
to 27 May

Saltaire Arts Trail Open Houses 2019

  • 16 Titus Street Shipley, England, BD18 4LT United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Always glad to be back in at my home town event, and one of my favourites, Saltaire Arts Trail.  I love being part of the open houses and have been a visitor to them long before it was my ambition to be part of them.

Myself and Anna Tosney are being hosted at the house of crochet artist Lola of Aupalola at 16 Titus Street, a wonderful space that always receives so many compliments.

As previous events there will also be the Makers Fair at Victoria Hall so there's plenty to see do and explore!

Trail Guides are available for a donation of £1 to help this wonderful event keep going.

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Armley Print Fest, Leeds
Mar
30
11:00 am11:00

Armley Print Fest, Leeds

  • Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The first Armley Print Fest and this much be my most local print fair to date whilst living in Leeds. It’s taking place in the wonderful Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills where canals have a look round the museums which includes a beautiful vintage Albion press amongst other wonderful exhibits.

More info to follow.

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The Hepworth Wakefield Print Fair
Mar
1
to 3 Mar

The Hepworth Wakefield Print Fair

Having missed this fair myself last year (due to snow and a holiday, though thanks to my Mum for covering) I am happy to make it this year. There will be over 50 printmakers, collectives and galleries that have been handpicked from around the country, plus there will also be talks, workshops and more.

Families can enjoy free printmaking activities across the weekend. In addition to The Hepworth Café, a street food market in our garden will offer food, drink and covered seating for visitors.

Entry £2, free for members and under 16s

Open 10am – 5pm

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Sunny Bank Mill Christmas Market
Dec
29
10:30 am10:30

Sunny Bank Mill Christmas Market

The return of this wonderful Christmas Market in this wonderful historic mill complex in Farsley.

There will be over 40 regional artists and makers will be showcasing original work designed and lovingly made by hand, including jewellery designers, fine and mixed media artists, ceramicists, textile and paper based products together with gifts, glass makers, vintage furniture, cards and prints. 

The perfect way to get ready for Christmas with mulled wine, mince pies, carol singing choirs and Christmas cake at the pop up Arctic Café. 

Visitors will also be able to print their own gift wrap and have a go at some Christmassy craft based activities.

Free parking

Open 10.30am - 5pm

Entry TBC

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Online Studio Clear Out
Dec
11
to 13 Dec

Online Studio Clear Out

  • www.sarahharrisprints.co.uk (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

It's that time of year again, where I start thinking about my annual studio clear out!

For those who have not taken part before this is an opportunity to pick up some reduced framed pieces, as I clear out some older stock, I will also be clearing out some old card designs and it could be the last chance to pick up some of my prints too.

I will be having an Open Studio in Rawdon on the Saturday and Sunday so this year I will do all posts on the Sunday, from 6pm.

There will be a Facebook event:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1830316803763301/?active_tab=about

This will run as previous years, so items will be posted on this event throughout the evening and the first person to say SOLD gets the item! There may be more than one and also sometimes people comment but do not buy so always check the picture.

After you have made your purchases please sent me a direct message to arrange payment and the postage or collection of your item(s).

There will also be a sale on my website.

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Open Studio December 2018
Dec
8
to 9 Dec

Open Studio December 2018

After the success of last years Open Studios I will be having a few in the run up to Christmas. 

My studio is based in Rawdon and if anyone came to see my Shipley space this is a little different. Here I have all my own screen printing workshop, so I can show you my process on the actual equipment I use in the my own studio. and hopefully you can have a go too.

Returning to the open studio will be my reduced corner and a chance to buy things that I don’t take to fairs as well as have a look around, a drink and a chat.

The studio is located on Larkfield Road, above Leeds Neurophysiotherapist near the Emmott Arms pub, LS19 6DY

Leeds Neurophysiotherapist themselves work with people with MS, Parkinsons and who have suffered from strokes. You can find out more about them here, http://www.leedsneurophysiotherapy.co.uk/

For parking arrangements see below.

Hope you can make it!

Open 11am - 4pm

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Sunny Bank Mill Christmas Market
Dec
1
10:30 am10:30

Sunny Bank Mill Christmas Market

The return of this wonderful Christmas Market in a wonderful historic mill complex in Farsley.

There will be over 40 regional artists and makers will be showcasing original work designed and lovingly made by hand, including jewellery designers, fine and mixed media artists, ceramicists, textile and paper based products together with gifts, glass makers, vintage furniture, cards and prints. 

The perfect way to get ready for Christmas with mulled wine, mince pies, carol singing choirs and Christmas cake at the pop up Arctic Café. 

Visitors will also be able to print their own gift wrap and have a go at some Christmassy craft based activities.

Free parking

Open 10.30am - 5pm

Entry £2

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The Hepworth Christmas Fair
Nov
23
to 25 Nov

The Hepworth Christmas Fair

Always wonderful to be back at the Hepworth, this time I will be there for the famous Christmas Fair, jam packed full of wonderful makers, so much so this year there will actually be two weekends of it, I will be at the first.

As you woudl expect there will be lots of lovely stalls for you to find that Christmas gift with 48 stalls each day.  Choose from beautiful ceramics, unique prints, jewellery, handmade crafts, homewares and much more.  I

You can also join in the festive family fun with, Meet Father Christmas, Christmas card making and Crafty Christmas decorations.

If you would like to check out all the stall holders please check out the website here.

Open 10am - 5pm

Entry is £1 or free for Members & Under 16s

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Open Studio November 2018
Nov
18
11:00 am11:00

Open Studio November 2018

After the success of last years Open Studios I will be having a few in the run up to Christmas. 

My studio is based in Rawdon and if anyone came to see my Shipley space this is a little different. Here I have all my own screen printing workshop, so I can show you my process on the actual equipment I use in the my own studio. and hopefully you can have a go too.

Returning to the open studio will be my reduced corner and a chance to buy things that I don’t take to fairs as well as have a look around, a drink and a chat.

The studio is located on Larkfield Road, above Leeds Neurophysiotherapist near the Emmott Arms pub, LS19 6DY

Leeds Neurophysiotherapist themselves work with people with MS, Parkinsons and who have suffered from strokes. You can find out more about them here, http://www.leedsneurophysiotherapy.co.uk/

Parking arrangements , see below.

Hope you can make it!

Open 11am - 4pm

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Leeds Print Fair
Nov
17
10:00 am10:00

Leeds Print Fair

After a year off I’ll be back at Leeds Print Fair which is now being held at the Grade 1 listed Holy Trinity Chruch, right next to the Trinity Centre on Boar Lane.

“There will be thirty stalls displaying a huge variety of original handmade work by printmakers and artists from around Yorkshire and further afield.

There’ll be something for everyone and all at affordable prices. So whether you’re looking for local scenes, contemporary designs or a unique gift, just come along and enjoy browsing through work by stall holders.”

Free Entry

Open 10am - 4pm

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Saltaire Winter Makers Fair
Nov
9
to 10 Nov

Saltaire Winter Makers Fair

Lovely to be part of Saltaire Makers fair again after a few years off. This is a new time of year for the fair having moved from September to be just in time for those Christmas presents.

“A showcase of the best contemporary craft and design, featuring 48 selected artists and designer/makers from across the region and beyond, carefully chosen for their quality and originality.

Ceramics, jewellery, glass, textiles, printmaking, furniture, homewares and more; this is your chance to browse, buy or even commission something special for yourself, or as a gift. Selected artists will be giving demonstrations of their craft during the event, with the opportunity for visitors to try their hand.

Our first ever Winter Makers Fair will have a festive flavour, and will feature a special Friday evening shopping event, followed by a full day on Saturday, where you can also try your luck in our popular Art Tombola. “

I will be away at a wedding but go say hello to my mum Maggie who is kindly looking after my stall.

Open Friday 4pm - 8.30pm and Saturday 10am - 5pm

Entry £1. Free to under 16s

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Open Studio October 2018
Oct
20
to 21 Oct

Open Studio October 2018

After the success of last years Open Studios I will be having a few in the run up to Christmas. 

My studio is based in Rawdon and if anyone came to see my Shipley space this is a little different. Here I have all my own screen printing workshop, so I can show you my process on the actual equipment I use in the my own studio. and hopefully you can have a go too.

Returning to the open studio will be my reduced corner and a chance to buy things that I don’t take to fairs as well as have a look around, a drink and a chat.

The studio is located on Larkfield Road, above Leeds Neurophysiotherapist near the Emmott Arms pub, LS19 6DY

Leeds Neurophysiotherapist themselves work with people with MS, Parkinsons and who have suffered from strokes. You can find out more about them here, http://www.leedsneurophysiotherapy.co.uk/

For parking arrangements see below.

Hope you can make it!

Open 11am - 4pm

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Manchester Art Fair (Formally Buy Art) *AMENDED DATE*
Oct
12
to 14 Oct

Manchester Art Fair (Formally Buy Art) *AMENDED DATE*

  • Manchester Central Convention Complex (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Returning to the UK’s leading festivals of visual arts, this year there will be over 100 galleries and artists from across the UK with over 3,000 original artworks for sale alongside a host of exclusive events at the fair and across the city.  From very high end of the spectrum to me and my screen prints.

We will be at the wonderful venue of Manchester Central which is easily accessible on public transport as well as having an onsite car parking.

Opening times, Friday (VIP tickets only) 5pm - 9pm, Saturday 10am - 6pm, Sunday 10am - 5pm

Price TBC

 

 

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Ilkley Art Trail at Nell Bank
Oct
6
to 7 Oct

Ilkley Art Trail at Nell Bank

This year instead of the usual Ilkley Art Trail this year there will be a smaller but lovely weekend of events at Nell Bank.

There will be over 20 artists selling work there including myself, as well as lots of family activities, refreshments and an Insect Sculpture Walk.

Opening 10am - 5pm

Entry TBC

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Melbourne Art and Architecture Trail
Sep
15
to 16 Sep

Melbourne Art and Architecture Trail

My first time at Melbourne Festival, and exhibiting in Derbyshire for that matter!

"Melbourne Festival Arts Trail is a mapped trail of 70 venues in the heart of Melbourne, South Derbyshire. Each venue houses 150 selected artists exhibition their work for sale to the visiting public.
Don't miss the chance to see 150 Artists from oils to acrylics, photographers to potters, jewellers to sculptors. 
Art to enjoy, art to enjoy and art to buy and take home!
Great food, live music, family fun."

Entry £5, under 18's free

Open 10am - 5pm

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Staithes Art and Heritage Festival
Sep
8
to 9 Sep

Staithes Art and Heritage Festival

Back at the seaside, and this wonderful event in one of my favourite places.  I will be again exhibiting at Greystones, a 17th century grade II listed house that was originally a village inn called the Golden Lion – and reputedly a hotbed of smuggling activity! 

I have come together with three wonderful Yorkshire artists to share this space...

Anna Tosney, (who won't be there in person this year) produces prints through monoprint and drypoint, inspired by the animals and farmers of the Yorkshire countryside. She has also used collograph in some of her recent work too.

Caroline Brogden, contemporary jeweller (formally Sea Breeze Designs), makes beautiful hand made jewellery inspired by the sea in both silver and gold.

Charlotte Morrison makes ceramics inspired by vintage packaging and her most recent collection looks at paths and contours in the Yorkshire landscape.

There will be work by 157 artists in 100 temporary galleries in cottages, houses and public spaces throughout the village.

Visitors can walk the maze of lanes visiting these spaces as well as taking part in a programme of guided walks, workshops, talks and film shows. Heritage too plays an important part in the life of the village and will be celebrated in events and exhibitions throughout the weekend. There will be a vibrant programme of music ranging from street buskers to concerts.

Friday 19:00-20:30 (Preview)
Saturday and Sunday 10:00-17:30

Free entry

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Art in the Pen, Skipton
Aug
11
to 12 Aug

Art in the Pen, Skipton

I'll be back at this is a wonderfully different even where each year, artists transform cattle pens into galleries from which they sell original works of art of all different styles and mediums, including new and established artists.

Skipton Auction Mart is a functioning cattle mart there is an on site cafe will provide hot and cold meals and drinks. 

Entry £5, under 16s free

Free brochure and Free parking

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Kirkstall Art Trail
Jul
21
to 22 Jul

Kirkstall Art Trail

  • 17 Norman row Leeds, LS5 3JL (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The third year at my home event, quite literally, Kirkstall Art Trail.

The event is an annual celebration of art in the community, featuring local artists and creative organisations. For two days, venues throughout Kirkstall will host a variety of exhibitions, free workshops and activities suitable for all ages and abilities.

As previously we will be opening our doors at 17 Norman Row to display a large range of my own work.

Open 11am - 5pm

Free entry

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Meet the Artist - Coast to Dale
May
18
6:30 pm18:30

Meet the Artist - Coast to Dale

A Meet the Artist evening is taking place to coincide with my latest solo show. I will be there to answer questions and will also be giving a talk at 7pm looking at my process and new work. There will also be a stall selling unframed work and cards.

A brand new venue for me in the wonderful cathedral of my home city, tucked away on the edge of Little Germany.  It's a beautiful space and will be a wonderful venue to exhibit my work, which will be over looked by some beautiful stained glass.

"Sarah Harris’ latest collection of screen prints celebrates the diversity of her home region and pays particular attention to the relationship between man-made and natural elements, that are entwined into our landscapes.  Working from her original pen drawings, each print is a limited edition and hand printed by the artist in her Rawdon studio."

For opening times and services (as the exhibition will be in the heart of the church) please check the website. http://www.bradfordcathedral.org/

The talk will be starting at 7pm, but you can come in from 6.30pm to see the exhibition or there will also be a chance to look around afterwards. 

Parking available in Little Germany, no parking at the Cathedral, the organisers have also advised me to remind you to please remember to not leave anything valuable on show in your car.

Free entry

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Coast to Dale - Solo Exhibition, Bradford
May
10
to 10 Jun

Coast to Dale - Solo Exhibition, Bradford

A brand new venue for me in the wonderful cathedral of my home city, tucked away on the edge of Little Germany.  It's a beautiful space and will be a wonderful venue to exhibit my work, which will be over looked by some beautiful stained glass.

"Sarah Harris’ latest collection of screen prints celebrates the diversity of her home region and pays particular attention to the relationship between man-made and natural elements, that are entwined into our landscapes.  Working from her original pen drawings, each print is a limited edition and hand printed by the artist in her Rawdon studio."

I will be there talking about my work and my process at an evening event held on the 18th May starting at 7pm.

For opening times and services (as the exhibition will be in the heart of the church) please check the website. http://www.bradfordcathedral.org/

Free entry

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Saltaire Arts Trail Open Houses
May
5
to 7 May

Saltaire Arts Trail Open Houses

  • 16 Titus Street Shipley, England, BD18 4LT United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Always glad to be back in at my home town event, and one of my favourites, Saltaire Arts Trail.  I love being part of the open houses and have been a visitor to them long before it was my ambition to be part of them.

Myself and Anna Tosney are being hosted at the house of crochet artist Lola of Aupalola at 16 Titus Street, a wonderful space that always receives so many compliments.

As previous events there will also be the Makers Fair at Victoria Hall so there's plenty to see do and explore!

Trail Guides are available for a donation of £1 to help this wonderful event keep going.

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Printmakers at RHS Harlow Carr
Apr
3
to 29 Apr

Printmakers at RHS Harlow Carr

I will be exhibiting at this wonderful location again, this time in their annual printmakers exhibition, along with some wonderful artists.

A wonderful location inside the grounds of Harlow Carr at The Old Bath house, go and explore, have a treat at Betty's Tea Rooms and see some some wonderful prints.

Please note that Just Makers is located at the bottom of the gardens and normal garden admission prices are charged in order to visit.

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The Hepworth Wakefield Print Fair - new dates
Mar
23
to 25 Mar

The Hepworth Wakefield Print Fair - new dates

As you may already be aware the previous date of this fair was cancelled due to the Beast from the East. Luckily they have rescheduled, I won't be there in person (so much for me timing my trip around the fair) but my lovely mum Maggie will be there looking after things for me. 

Even though I will be absent it'll be my first event of the year, there will be over 50 printmakers, collectives and galleries that have been handpicked from around the country, plus talks, workshops and more.

Families can enjoy free printmaking activities across the weekend. In addition to The Hepworth Café, a street food market will offer food, drink and covered seating for visitors.

Entry £2, free for members and under 16s

Open 10am – 5pm

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