Friday, September 26, 2014
Mushroom Works @ Ouseburn Open Studios 2014
Preview: Friday, 28th November, 6 – 8pm
Open Studios: Saturday, 29th & Sunday, 30th November, 10am – 5pm
FREE admission + FREE shuttle bus
Late November sees one of the highlights in the cultural calendar as open our studios and give visitors a unique chance to meet with artists and designers over the Ouseburn Open Studios weekend. We've painters, furniture-makers, potters, illustrators, jewellers, textile artists, product designers and many other creative people here for you to meet.
Mushroom Works will be showcasing our much anticipated exhibition of 20 x 20 original artworks. Always a firm favourite, our 20 x 20 exhibition will have quality original artwork measuring 20cm x 20cm for sale at an unbelievable price of £20!!!
If you're a regular visitor to our 20 x 20 showcase, you'll get here early on the Friday night to make sure you grab any 20 x 20's to add to your collection or give as gifts. As ever, the artists and designers will be here to chat to over a glass of wine and tell you what else they've been up to. Get here early as there's usually an enthusiastic queue of eager 20 x 20 aficionados waiting for us to open the doors at 6pm!
The Ouseburn Open Studios weekend is a great chance to come and explore our building, meet with the artists and designer-makers in their work spaces and find out what really goes on here. Our gallery will be have even more affordable work to browse and buy just in time for Christmas.
If you're looking to create your own Christmas decoration or gift for the tree? Then book your place on Muddy Fingers Pottery raku workshop and make something special for the festive season.
So come along to the Mushroom Works and roam the building, meet our artists, get hands on and buy work you won't find anywhere else. When you've done all that, sit down with a cup of tea and a slice of homemade cake or grab a colouring pencil and fill in one of our children's fun packs. There's plenty to do regardless of age.