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Meet the Keeper @ Butterfly House at Williamson Park
Aug 19 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Meet the Keeper and learn out about the life cycles and habitats of the inhabitants in the Butterfly House and Mini Beast Cave.

Visit the Williamson Park website.

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Cutting The Cord
Aug 19 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

An exhibition of mixed media artworks by Stephanie Province . Open Wednesdays Thursday and Friday from 5pm. Saturdays from 4pm and Sundays from 3pm Over 18s only.
Furtehr information : 07979 030196

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Woodwell, Silverdale, Exhibition
Aug 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

RENOWNED BRITISH ARTIST BRINGS HIS NEW SILVERDALE COLLECTIONHOME TO LANCASTER

 

Exhibition of Britishvisual artist and renowned water-colourist Ian Gardner’s latest

work – Woodwell, Silverdale. Paintings and Drawings

 

From Wednesday 28th March 2018,5pm – 7.30pm

 

Britishvisual artist and renowned water-colourist Ian Gardner launches his latestcollection of work in his home town of Lancaster on Wednesday 28th March 2018in the Well Room at The Sun Hotel and Bar on Church Street.

 

Hisnew work focuses on Woodwell in Silverdale, where the Freehold-born artistfirst visited as child, and encompasses paintings and drawings inspired by thebeautiful landscape.

 

TheWoodwell, Silverdale, exhibition runs for six months from 28th March 2018.Pieces will be on sale throughout, with cards and posters available to order atThe Sun Hotel and Bar.

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Bathers, Divers & Swimmers
Aug 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

By Dawn Latham. A new collection of work evoking memories of the halcyon days of the British seaside resort. More details from 01524 846097

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Exhibition – The Voyages of Abram (1806 – 1862)
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

TheVoyages of Abram (1806-1862)

 

Lancaster Maritime Museum announces a new exhibition inassociation with Lancaster University’s Regional Heritage Centre on displayJune 7th-September 9th 2018. 

The exhibition tells the story of Abram, a shipbuilt in Lancaster in 1805, which had a long and eventful life. For 12 yearsbetween 1806 and 1818, she sailed to the Virgin Islands, a part of theCaribbean with which Lancaster merchants hada longstanding relationship.

She was then converted into a whaler, sailing from Hull andKirkcaldy for a remarkable 44 years. During this time, she survived beingtrapped over winter in the Arctic ice and searched for the lost explorer, SirJohn Franklin.  She was finally crushed by the ice in 1862. The exhibitionis supported by a legacy left to the Regional Heritage Centre by the late DrMargaret Bainbridge, whose research into the vessel formed the core of abook on the subject, and now an exhibition.

 

Open10am to 4pm April-October (12.30pm-4.00pm November-March)

 

Admission to Lancaster Maritime Museum – £3 for adults and £2for concessions.

Localresidents and accompanied children go free.

 

Formore information, email lancastermaritimemuseum@lancashire.gov.uk

orcall 01524 382264. Alternatively, visit www.lancashire.gov.uk/museums

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Exhibition by ArtyBird
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Link Gallery – Exhibition by ArtyBird of Carnforth July – September

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Summer Days – Exhibition of Original Art and Craft
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Artroom Gallery, Garstang, Preston, Lancashire

Welcome to Artroom Gallery – a contemporary art and craft gallery specialising in local and UK art and craft. Situated in the picturesque market town of Garstang, Lancashire, nestling below the Bowland Fells, this charming gallery specialises in original art and craft.

Current Exhibition

       CURRENT EXHIBITION: SUMMER DAYS

24TH MAY 2018 until SEPTEMBER

This exhibition celebrates Summer in all its glory – the flowers, the woodlands, the sea.

We have a new collection of marvellous embroideries made by Carole Dawber. These colourful depictions of Meadows and Woodlands are strewn with delicate flowers.

We are also pleased to be showing for the first time the flower paintings of Rachel Kellett. Using a rnage of mixed media she depicts our native flora with an original touch.

Local artist Fay Collins  depicts our landscape in a beautifully delicate and detailed way invoking a sense of tranquillity. We have a number of her original paintings on show in this exhibition.

In addition we are excited to introduce you to a new glass maker – Matt Adkins – his methods of fusing and sculpting glass result in amazing pictures of almost 3D like curling and crashing waves.

And we are highlighting our summer themed jewellery by Fi Mehra. If you like boats, beach  huts, starfish and shells, we have pieces you will love – pendants and earrings.    

Current Exhibition Preview >

About Us

Artroom Gallery was established in September 2007 with the aim of highlighting talented UK artists and designer-makers, giving the public the opportunity to purchase special, unique, hand – crafted artworks. Lancashire and northern artists feature prominently, many of whom are members of Lancashire Makers, some from Garstang.

Artwork is carefully selected by owner Helen Carr with the emphasis on beauty, quality, and originality. The Artroom Gallery streams with light making it an ideal space for viewing art and craft. Helen has a degree in art history and will offer advice and knowledge about the artwork offering help with selection, sourcing and hanging of pieces.

The gallery presents a range of affordable, unique hand-crafted artworks including paintings, prints, ceramics, glassware, and designer crafted, jewellery, textiles and items made of wood.

Exhibitions are held seasonally to showcase the work of particular artists and designer-makers.

You can find news about artists joining us at the gallery on our facebook page

https://www.facebook.com/ArtroomGalleryGarstangLancashireUK

Opening Hours

Mon-Sat: 10am – 5pm
Wed: 10am – 4pm
Sunday: Closed

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Turner and the Picturesque
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – Oct 30 @ 4:00 pm

Come and marvel at J.M.W. Turner’s ‘Picturesque views in England and Wales. It is arguably the finest and most ambitious series of British topographical engravings ever produced on copper.

Free admission for local residents or £3 adults, £2 concessions. (Includes entry to Maritime Museum)

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Cutting The Cord
Aug 20 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

An exhibition of mixed media artworks by Stephanie Province . Open Wednesdays Thursday and Friday from 5pm. Saturdays from 4pm and Sundays from 3pm Over 18s only.
Furtehr information : 07979 030196

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Woodwell, Silverdale, Exhibition
Aug 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

RENOWNED BRITISH ARTIST BRINGS HIS NEW SILVERDALE COLLECTIONHOME TO LANCASTER

 

Exhibition of Britishvisual artist and renowned water-colourist Ian Gardner’s latest

work – Woodwell, Silverdale. Paintings and Drawings

 

From Wednesday 28th March 2018,5pm – 7.30pm

 

Britishvisual artist and renowned water-colourist Ian Gardner launches his latestcollection of work in his home town of Lancaster on Wednesday 28th March 2018in the Well Room at The Sun Hotel and Bar on Church Street.

 

Hisnew work focuses on Woodwell in Silverdale, where the Freehold-born artistfirst visited as child, and encompasses paintings and drawings inspired by thebeautiful landscape.

 

TheWoodwell, Silverdale, exhibition runs for six months from 28th March 2018.Pieces will be on sale throughout, with cards and posters available to order atThe Sun Hotel and Bar.

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