Drawing Day at Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum

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I’m delighted to be running a drawing day for all those people who say they can’t draw – but would like to have a go!

We will be working with objects in the exhibition ‘This Green and Pleasant Land’. You will have a day of exploring and experimenting with the wonderful activity of drawing.

Saturday 26th October 11am – 4pm   £15 per person. Places are limited, please call 01926 742700 to book.

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This is what it’s all about!

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For me, this is what ‘The Contemporary Survey of Compton Verney’ is all about. A mum and her son walk to Viewing Box No1 at the top of East Park, to record the landscape in front of them looking down on the house – the mum by drawing, the son by writing. Their contributions have now been added to the visitors survey, something that all ages are participating in.

Open Studio

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Well you need sustaining when visiting Open Studios! I’m opening my studio for the next two weeks, as part of Warwickshire Open Studio, and there is always plenty of tea/coffee and cake along with the art. This year I will be showing 50/50 Word of the Day, a collaboration with author David Southwell. Lots more to see, including my beautiful 1866 Albion Hand Press. Details can be found here: http://warwickshireopenstudios.org/artistsevents/jo-roberts.aspx