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What's on at the MWAC
EXHIBITION
Sun 7th Sep 14
Tue 14th Oct 14
STARTS
OPEN to PUBLIC
Collectables New Works By Owen And Angela Thorpe
New Series of Angela's famous lithographs made using limestone blocks on a Victorian Gothic Press.
Owen Thorpe has surpassed himself in a new collection of hand thrown and decorated masterpieces. His latest works are his best yet and show how he is continuing to develop new ideas and perfecting his skill at surface decoration.

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Sat 27th Sep 14
Sat 27th Sep 14
STARTS 10 am
OPEN to PUBLIC
Enabling Drawing
Bronte Woodruff will lead an 'enabling workshop'.
You will be encouraged to experiment imaginatively with drawing, using paint a variety of mixed media and printing processes
and

WORKSHOP
Sat 4th Oct 14
Sat 4th Oct 14
STARTS 10am
OPEN to PUBLIC
Lino Printing With Jeb Nichols
We have asked Jeb to return by popular demand!
Jeb is a practising artist, printmaker and experienced teacher who is in demand to run courses throughout the UK. Enjoy a day in the studio exploring linocut techniques. Linocut is a traditional relief printing method in which pieces of lino are cut away using special carving tools to create a design. The lino block is then inked up using a roller, and printed onto paper either by hand or using a traditional printing press.
£35 per person based on 8 people to include basic materials for the day. Food available from the café, if pre booked a healthy buffet lunch can be provided for £5.


POETRY EVENT
Thu 30th Oct 14
Thu 30th Oct 14
STARTS 8 pm
OPEN to PUBLIC
Mid Wales Poetry Open Mic Evening
NOTE NEW DATE
Our regular open mic poetry evening in the relaxed atmosphere of the gallery, for all those who enjoy poetry.

• Bring a favourite poem to read
• Read or perform your own work
• Or just come and listen!

Guest poet: Liz Lefroy
Liz Lefroy won the 2011 Roy Fisher Prize which resulted in the publication of her pamphlet, Pretending the Weather. The Gathering was published in 2012 and set to music by composer Brian Evans, and premiered at the 2012 St Chad's Music Festival, Shrewsbury. Her latest pamphlet, Mending the Ordinary, was published in 2014 by Fair Acre Press. Liz organises the monthly event, Shrewsbury Poetry.


Hosted by Jane Dards

Admission £3. All welcome. Refreshments available. Cafe-style seating.
A chance to view the current exhibition.

For more information, contact Jane Dards (01686 689082 or email jane@janedards.co.uk) or Cathy Knapp (MWAC)
 

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Sat 15th Nov 14
Sun 16th Nov 14
STARTS 10 am
OPEN to PUBLIC
3d Sculpted Felt Vessels With Chrissie Menzies
Talented Felt artist Chrissie Menzies is running a 2 day felt workshop in the art studio. She will enable you to make 3 D forms and encourage your imagination! bring what materials you have and let your imaginationothers can be bought on the day.
Cost £35 per day with healthy lunch available for £6. the gallery and
Chrissies works are on show in the gallery.

WORKSHOP
Sat 22nd Nov 14
Sat 22nd Nov 14
STARTS 10 am
OPEN to PUBLIC
Nuno Scarves And Collars-using Felt And Fragments
Chrissie Menzies is an integral part of the Welsh Textile Art Scene, a designer maker of beautiful collars, scarves, shawls and 3D objects.
We have persuaded her to give a pre christmas workshop! A wonderful opportunity to make a beautiful object to keep your shoulders stylishly covered and warm during the party season, make a gift for a special person or to have a girls day out!
Only £35 .
Healthy lunch available £6
to book: info@midwalesarts.org.......01686 688369/0790671819