Over the weekend of the 13th – 14th August, city visitors are invited to enjoy a flurry of creativity as Thomas Steers Way in Liverpool ONE becomes a free hub for arts, craft and music. From 10.30am until 5.30pm on both days we’re turning Thomas Steers Way into an open-air arts, craft and musical boulevard with the Stalls in the City Arts & Craft Fair, coupled with piano performances as part of Tickle the Ivories (Liverpool’s first ever piano festival)
The fair offers over 25 arts and craft stalls for discerning shoppers to pick up original paintings, textiles, jewellery, unique homewares and much more. Plus you can get creative with all the family at free arty workshops including Monster Mask making on Saturday 13th August and Origami and Chinese Writing on Sunday 14th August.
- Jane Coyle contemporary glass artist, whose hand made creations fit any modern interior and makes the perfect gift including mirrors, bowls, glass pictures and jewellery
- Mitty Ramachandran offers quirky hand painted designs on eco, fair-trade bags, tees and cards inspired by love, life and music
- Charles Tait Liverpool based photographer, offers impressive mounted landscape and wildlife photography
- Maud Telastuo fabric jewellery designer runs a drop in workshop where you can make an upcycled textile flower brooch for free! (Sat only)
Tickle the Ivories’ red piano near John Lewis and opposite the Sugar House Steps offers the perfect spot to sit relax and enjoy great performances from well known local musicians. You can even play on any of the 5 pianos dotted around Liverpool ONE inbetween performance times! To see the full line up visit www.tickletheivories.org
Organised by Liverpool ONE in partnership with Open Culture, a community interest company that aims to increase engagement with arts and culture on Merseyside and the 2020 Decade of Health and Wellbeing.
Liverpool ONE Arts & Craft Fairs
10.30am – 5.30pm
13-14 August & 10-11 September 2011
Thomas Steers Way, Liverpool ONE
Coming soon: Art by the Ferry at Woodside Ferry Terminal Sat & Sun 20-21 August 10am – 6pm Free entry! Look out for a special Ferries and U-boat offer on the flyers!
Thanks for reading!
Christina and Charlotte
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Supporting Merseyside Arts & Culture