Time: Library hours
The landscapes around Marple stimulate artists…view a wide selection of local artists’ work during the Festival fortnight.
Art in the Park (pro loco)
Venue: Memorial Park
Time: Sign in 9-10am
Outdoor painting day. Let your artistic talent loose, whatever your age, and enjoy a creative (and fun) day painting ‘en plein air’! The choice of topic is yours – landscapes, portraits, abstracts – in whatever medium.
Sign in at the park between 9-10am and return artwork 4pm. Artists to bring own canvas or paper, easel and equipment, and a frame if required.
Age groups: up to 11yrs, 12-18yrs and adults 19yrs+. See competition page. Sponsored by Derwent Pencils.
Organised by Steve Abbott, silhouette cutter, entertainer and local watercolour artist. Steve can be seen as a regular demonstrator for the Derwent Pencil Co. in Keswick. He is Adult Education tutor for Cheadle & Marple 6th Form College and Life member of the Society of Marple Artists.
Contact: Steve Abbott on 0161 449 9963