After 12pm, Visual art, Crafts

25 events

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Aberdeen Art Fair Preview Evening

A preview of the highly regarded AAF, featuring work from local and national galleries and artists. Booking is essential.

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Fri 5 Sep

£13.20 / 01224 641122

Behold

An exhibition of highly skilled arts and crafts from throughout the country.

The Gallery, Ripon

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 01765 689554

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 01765 689554

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 01765 689554

  • 13:00 – 17:00
…and 4 more dates until 28 Dec

Caribbean Open

An exhibition exploring Caribbean culture, featuring works by local artists submitted through an open call.

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Sat 23 Aug

Free / 0115 947 0793

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Tue 26 Aug

Free / 0115 947 0793

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 27 Aug

Free / 0115 947 0793

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 3 more dates until 30 Aug

Current Exchanges: Dovecot and the Australian Tapestry Workshop

A celebration of the long-standing links and common philosophies between Dovecot Studios and the Australian Tapestry Workshop in Melbourne.

Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh

Mon 1 Sep

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 12:00 – 15:00
…and 17 more dates until 26 Sep

Curtain Making Workshop

A workshop that teaches you window measuring; how to calculate fabric quantities, attach linings and heading tapes; and how to hem and arrange pleats? This means curtains for you. Booking is essential.

Remade in Edinburgh

Sun 26 Oct

£22 (£18) / 0131 261 5904

10% early bird booking discount until Sun 5 October with booking code EB10.

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Drop-In Craft Sessions

Explore your skills and choose from Victorian optical illusions, decorating boxes, Victorian art lessons and medal making.

The Silk Heritage Centre, Macclesfield

Wed 27 Aug

£2 / 01625 613210

  • 13:30 – 15:30

Expressions

'Expressions' is a group exhibition by the Association of Contemporary Jewellers. The variety of materials and techniques will be on display ranging from metals to textiles and gemstones.

MADE NORTH Gallery, Persistence Works, Sheffield

Wed 27 Aug

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 28 Aug

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 29 Aug

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 6 more dates until 12 Sep

Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

The GNCCF line-up includes over 160 selected designer-makers-many first time makers and the best emerging graduates.New for 2014 is Ornament, a curated selling exhibition of high-end collectible craft by some of the UK's most eminent practitioners.

Old Granada Studios, Manchester

Thu 9 Oct

£5–£10

  • 18:00 – 21:30

Intermediate Screen Printing Course

A course in screen printing techniques for those who have already completed the beginners' course, or have recent similar experience.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Mon 1 Sep

£240 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014.

  • 18:30 – 21:00

Mon 8 Sep

£240 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014.

  • 18:30 – 21:00

Mon 15 Sep

£240 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014.

  • 18:30 – 21:00
…and 7 more dates until 10 Nov

Introduction to Bookbinding

A ten-week introductory course in the basics of bookbinding.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Wed 3 Sep

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 3 Sep–12 Nov, 2014, with no session on Wed 8 Oct.

Sat 6 Sep

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 6 Sep–15 Nov, 2014, with no session on Sat 11 Oct.

Wed 10 Sep

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 3 Sep–12 Nov, 2014, with no session on Wed 8 Oct.

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Introduction to Jewellery Construction and Metal Work

An introduction to jewellery making, introducing the fundamental techniques.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Mon 1 Sep

£220 for 10 weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014, with no session on Mon 6 Oct.

Mon 8 Sep

£220 for 10 weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014, with no session on Mon 6 Oct.

Mon 15 Sep

£220 for 10 weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014, with no session on Mon 6 Oct.

…and 7 more dates until 10 Nov

Introduction to Printmaking

A ten-week course providing you with a wide range of practice in various forms of contemporary printmaking.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Mon 1 Sep

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014.

  • 18:30 – 21:00

Sat 6 Sep

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 6 Sep–15 Nov 2014.

  • 14:00 – 16:30

Mon 8 Sep

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014.

  • 18:30 – 21:00
…and 17 more dates until 15 Nov

Introduction to Screen Printed Textiles

An introduction to the basics of screenprinting on textiles.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Tue 2 Sep

£220 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 2 Sep–11 Nov, 2014, with no session on Tue 7 Oct.

Tue 9 Sep

£220 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 2 Sep–11 Nov, 2014, with no session on Tue 7 Oct.

Tue 16 Sep

£220 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 2 Sep–11 Nov, 2014, with no session on Tue 7 Oct.

…and 7 more dates until 11 Nov

Irma Irsara

Pulped paper sculpture inspired by the artist's Italian heritage.

Lauderdale House, London N6

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 020 8348 8716

  • 13:30 – 17:00

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 020 8348 8716

  • 13:30 – 17:00

JB Art

JP Art Pops Up in the heart of Blackheath Village until the end of September. A weekly rotating exhibition showcasing over 200 contemporary artworks by emerging artists. Alongside introducing The Conservatoire's exciting Autumn Programme of events

Blackheath Village, London SE3

Wed 10 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Thu 11 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Fri 12 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 20:00
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Kaffe Fassett 50 Years in Colour

Celebrating the remarkable 50 year career of knitwear and textile designer, Kaffe Fassett, Aberdeen Art Gallery hosts the first major solo exhibition of his work in Scotland.

Aberdeen Art Gallery

Sun 24 Aug

Free / 01224 523700

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 01224 523700

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 01224 523700

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 21 Sep

Material Consequences

Installed during The London Design Festival in the heart of Fitzrovia, an opportunity to discover and buy new work direct from the designers. On offer will be interior textiles, wall art, conceptual jewellery, hats and fashion accessories.

Nancy Victor Gallery, London W1T

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 020 7813 0373

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Monthly Sale Night

Grab a unique bargain, from random gems to vintage treasures and haberdashery.

Fara Workshop, London N1

Thu 11 Sep

Free

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Sun 19 Oct

Free

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Thu 13 Nov

Free

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Thu 11 Dec

Free

  • 17:00 – 20:00

One Body/One Sound Private View

One Body/One Sound is a sensory exhibition which takes inspiration from nature, with works produced by children, adults with learning disabilities, children with autism, the elderly in care homes and prisoners.

Sutton Life Centre

Fri 17 Oct

Free

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Out of the Fire: Handcrafted Glass and Ceramics

The Nomads Tent The Nomads Tent presents a selling exhibition of handcrafted glass and ceramics from workshops across Iran, Turkey and the UK.

The Nomads Tent, Edinburgh

Sun 24 Aug

Free / 0131 662 1612

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0131 662 1612

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Parallax Art Fair

The biggest Parallax Art Fair yet.

Chelsea Old Town Hall, London SW3

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 020 7254 4054

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 020 7254 4054

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Pendle Heritage Centre, Nelson

Wed 10 Sep

Free / 01282 661 702

  • 12:00 – 14:00

Thu 11 Sep

Free / 01282 661 702

  • 12:00 – 14:00

Fri 12 Sep

Free / 01282 661 702

  • 12:00 – 14:00
…and 6 more dates until 26 Sep

RSA Open 2014

Paintings, drawings, sculptures and photography by artists from across Scotland and beyond, chosen by the RSA from an open submission.

Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 0131 225 6671

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 0131 225 6671

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 14 Dec

Free / 0131 225 6671

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 6 more dates until 25 Jan 2015

Scottish Diaspora Tapestry

The team behind the magnificent Battle of Prestonpans Tapestry present the Scottish Diaspora Tapestry. Created by volunteers in communities across the globe the tapestry pays homage to the profound impact Scots have had on the many areas they have migrated to. The exhibition will also feature a variety of mixed media…

St Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh

Sat 23 Aug

Cathedral Nave

Free / 0131 225 6293

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 24 Aug

Cathedral Nave

Free / 0131 225 6293

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 25 Aug

Cathedral Nave

Free / 0131 225 6293

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 30 Aug

The Seven Treasures: Japanese Enamels from the V&A

This exhibition presents a complete picture of one of Japan's most exquisite art forms, Cloisonne, featuring exquisite enamels on loan from the V&A.

Palace Green Library, Durham

Mon 25 Aug

£4.50 (Children £3.50; £3.50) / 0191 334 2932

  • 12:00 – 17:00