Oriel / Gallery 1:
Narratives in Making
An exhibition of new and innovative works by 28 designer makers from the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland. Curated by Gregory Parsons.
Oriel / Gallery 2:
Anne Gibbs: The Language of Clay – Still
Anne Gibbs’ sculpture is delicate, intricate and small-scale, made in opaque bone china in her signature ice-cream colours, each piece is almost impossibly pretty.
Oriel / Gallery 3:
A group exhibition of floral themed works inspired by the centre’s wildflower and pollinator planting schemes.
Summer Art School 2017
The Summer Art School is back for its fourth year and again we have a ‘pick and mix’ of workshops for young people aged 14–18 who have a particular interest in the visual and applied arts and would like to develop their artistic practice further.
Throughout the summer holidays Ruthin Craft Centre will be hosting 8 workshops with 4 different artists/makers:–
Block 1: Rhi Moxon (printmaker)
Monday 31 July & Tuesday 1 August
Block 2: Andy Hazel (tinsmith)
Monday 7 & Tuesday 8 August
Block 3: Rob Spaull (digital art)
Monday 14 & Tuesday 15 August
Block 4: Susan O’Byrne (ceramics)
Monday 21 & Tuesday 22 August
During these sessions the practitioners will share their expertise, introduce new techniques and discuss your work and ideas supporting the development of your own personal portfolio towards Art and Design studies
You can pick and choose between the 4 blocks; each 2-day block is £15 or attend all 4 blocks (8 workshops) for £50.