Venue: Bluecoat Display Centre
Times: 09:00 - 17:00
Guided trip to Ruthin Craft Centre & artist studios
Wednesday 19th June 2019
Price £35 / (£32 for Display Centre Members)
With optional veggie buffet style lunch deal £10 including a hot drink.
A full and varied day visiting 2 artists in their studios in North Wales as well as Ruthin Craft Centre to see the current exhibitions
Meet outside Display Centre, College Lane entrance at 9.00am. Depart by minibus by 9.10am. Return to Liverpool between 4.30 and 5.00pm
We will begin with studio a visit to contemporary printmaker Ruth Thomas (near Ruthin). Ruth will talk about her works and show us the range of her print making techniques.
After refreshments we will continue on our way to Ruthin Craft Centre. There, we will be given a talk by gallery Director, Phillip Hughes, about the two current textile exhibitions ‘Under your feet, the contemporary rug’ and ‘Primmy Chorley, Another World’, followed by the chance to explore these and the craft shop.
Lunch is not included in the cost of trip but is available for a special price of £10 including a hot drink. We will reserve tables for those who wish to eat there so please let us know when you book and confirm any dietary requirements.
Afterward we will travel a short distance to Verity Pulford’s glass studio. Verity exhibits her work at the Bdc and was also artist in residence at The Walton Centre as part of our Outreach programme. We will leave for Liverpool around 3 – 3.30pm
For more information about the makers and venues:
Tickets & information: Please call Bluecoat Display Centre on 0151 709 4014 or email crafts@bluecoatdisplaycentre.