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SATURDAY 27TH, SUNDAY 28TH AND MONDAY 29th JANUARY 2018

CLEVEDON ART TRAIL
OPEN STUDIO LONG WEEKEND PROGRAMME

PLEASE NOTE: All studios will be open a minimum of 10-4pm each day of Auckland Anniversary weekend.
Also if you are free on Sunday 28th between 9-10am come down to meet all the participating Artists together at the Clevedon Village Farmers Market.
All the workshops below are FREE so take a read and join in.
We hope you enjoy the event!

STUDIO 1 LEFT-FIELD

Open 10-4pm All Auckland Anniversary Weekend
50 Parish Line Rd
Clevedon

 

Art Jewellery workshop

Saturday 27 Jan 2018
10 till 12.30pm [5 max participants]
Come and give jewellery a go and create your own pendant through learning piercing and riveting techniques at Left-Field’s free workshop tutored by artist
Sarah Walker-Holt.
Bookings essential, to register or for more information contact swalkerholt@gmail.com

 

Printmaking Workshop

Sunday Jan 28th
12-2pm [6 max participants]
Come and give printmaking a go at Left-Field’s free workshop tutored by artists
Toni Mosley and Belinda Griffiths.
Bookings essential, to register or for more information contact Toni Mosley sea2mtnprint@gmail.com

 

Left-Field and Flux Studio Exhibition: ‘Paper-bag’

Open Fri, Sat and Sun 11-3pm [Anniversary Weekend Sat, Sun, Mon 10-4pm]
27 Jan to 25 Feb 2018, 50 Parish Line Rd, Clevedon
Opening: Saturday 27 Jan 4pm

‘Paper bag’ is an eclectic exhibition of works created by Clevedon’s Left-Field artists, Flux studio’s Frank Watson and Alistair Johnston. It presents work that is pulled out of each artist’s metaphorical paper bag, as a product of their artistic endeavours.

Left-Field thanks Clevedon Nurseries for their generous support and sponsorship.

 

Paper-bag Project: Interactive Family workshop
Open Fri, Sat and Sun 11- 3pm [Anniversary Weekend Sat, Sun, Mon 10-4pm]
27 Jan to 25 Feb 2018, 50 Parish Line Rd, Clevedon

Drop in and create art with the whole family, inspired by the Left-Field/Flux Studio exhibition ‘Paper-bag’, on display. There is no need to book, although participation is limited by space. This workshop is available throughout the Paper-bag’ exhibition.
For more information contact:
sea2mtnprint@gmail.com Sarah 021 1040716 or Toni 021 430014

 

Jo and Aidan Raill’s Exhibition


Open 10am – 4pm All Auckland Anniversary Weekend
Clevedon District Centre, 2 North Road, Clevedon

Jo and Aidan Raill will have an Exhibition in the space and be doing demonstrations.

 

Pottery Demonstration

Jo will also be conducting daily demonstrations with her son Aidan a fellow potter, showing how forms are made on a potter’s wheel.
1 to 2pm every day of the long weekend.

STUDIO 2 FLUX STUDIO

Open 10am-4pm All Auckland Anniversary Weekend
50 Parish Line Rd
Clevedon

 

Bronze Casting Tour and Demonstration

Workshop Tour and lost wax bronze casting demonstration showing how Fine Art bronze sculptures are made.

Artist Frank Watson will demonstrate pouring at 1pm on Sunday 28th Jan.

GALLERY 3 ART INDUSTRY

9am – 4pm All Auckland Anniversary Weekend
@theblackshed
37 Papakura Clevedon Road
Clevedon Village

 

Gallery and Video Presentation

Over the three days chat in the Art Industry Gallery to some of the 25 artists who have work there, and watch a continuous TV screening of the making of unique artworks.

STUDIO 4 GRACIE MATTHEWS

Open 10am-4pm All Auckland Anniversary Weekend
Clevedon Costumes & Vintage Apparel
20 Papakura Clevedon Road (Rear Entrance) 
Clevedon Village

Gracie will be at Clevedon Costumes & Vintage Apparel (10am-1pm) each day of the long weekend.
The wardrobe department will be open for viewing all weekend (10-4pm) with a story board display of a recent costume project – the mind mapping/concept chart showing how the costume design process evolved through co-design, sampling and prototyping before reaching the final design. This costume project was worn at the 2017 Australian Youth Festival event in Sydney as part of the opening ‘welcome to country’ indigenous ceremony at Qudos Arena.

 

Fabric Workshop At Forgotten Arts

Costumer Gracie will be at Forgotten Arts from 1.15-4pm each day of the long weekend.
She will have her old singer, as well as a hand cranker for those who want to have a go down at Forgotten Arts. You can make grocery sized bags from vintage or up cycled textiles and clothing.

STUDIO 5 WOODZONE

Open 10am-5pm All Auckland Anniversary Weekend
126 North Road, Clevedon

Woodzone’s gift shop will be open 10-5 all weekend showcasing a huge a range of woodware and crafts.

 

Woodturning Demonstration

You also have the opportunity to see Matthew Vallings woodturning through the viewing window.
Matthew will be woodturning 10:30am-12:30pm and 2:00pm-4:00pm Sunday and Monday.

STUDIO 6 FORGOTTEN ARTS

Open 10am-4pm All Auckland Anniversary Weekend
303 North Road, Clevedon

 

Craft Demonstration

Daily demonstrations of traditional Country Crafts in the Forgotten Arts Stable
Studio. Try your hand at Pyrography with Maureen.
On Monday join Clinton Schubert (Studio 8) for a Digital Photography Workshop
and/or work with Gracie Matthews (Studio 4, 1.15pm – 4pm) to create an
upcycled vintage grocery bag.

STUDIO 7 Katie Blundell Artist Gallery + Studio

Open 10am-4pm All Auckland Anniversary Weekend
331 North Road Clevedon

Katie will have her Gallery + Studio open all weekend and will run a free workshop.

 

“NEW” A Printmaking Workshop for 65 years +

Saturday 27th January 2018
10am-12pm
Maximum 6 Participants
A fun workshop inspired by your favourite “New” objects of all time. Participants will use woodcut and monoprint processes to create an individual work, guided by Katie Blundell Artist. The participants Artworks will then be exhibited in the Gallery for the long weekend.
Please contact Katie Blundell Artist to apply
katieblundellartist@gmail.com

STUDIO 8 Clinton Schubert

Open 10am-4pm All Auckland Anniversary Weekend
303 North Road, Clevedon

 

Beginners Photography Workshop

Clinton will run a Beginners Digital Photography Workshop from Forgotten Arts.
Time: 2-3pm Monday 29th January
Maximum 6 participants
Please contact Clinton to apply
clint@intopix.co.nz

MEDIA RELEASE
CLEVEDON ART TRAIL OPEN STUDIO EVENT
November 2017


The Clevedon Art Trail is once again throwing open their studio doors for the annual event.

 

Auckland Anniversary weekend Saturday 27-Monday 29th January 2018.

 

Wash off the everyday dust and immerse yourself in the ART of rural living.

 

Follow the quirky rustic arrows on a self-drive exploration of creative Clevedon. The open trail weekend offers you the opportunity to participate in free Art workshops, enjoy exhibitions, watch demonstrations and chat to artists.

 

Featuring individual sculptors James Wright and Frank Watson, photographer Clint Schubert, Matthew Vallings wood artisan at Woodzone and multimedia artist Katie Blundell.

 

Art Industry at their central location will have work on display from 25 local artists with opportunities to chat to artists and view film of unique artworks being created.

 

Exhibitions and demonstrations by the talented Art Collective Left Field will cover both their Parish line Road studios and Jo Raill will stage a ceramics exhibition and demonstrations at the Clevedon Community Centre.

 

Gracie Matthews, new comer to the trail, an artisan costumier and fibre artist will be working alongside the Forgotten Arts team in their North Road stables.

 

The Clevedon Art Trail team wishes to thank Auckland Council’s Franklin Board and Creative Communities for their generous support.

 

For the full open weekend program please visit clevedonarttrail.co.nz

 

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For more information please contact:
Katie Blundell 021 944 634
Email: katieblundellartist@gmail.com
Or Cheryl Wright 021 238 2382 email: Cheryl@jameswright.co.nz

Please sign up to our mailing list on the home page of this website and we will you send you the 2018 Open Studio Event Programme as soon as it is ready.

Katie Blundell Artist invites you to her “Get Real” exhibition (an abstract chat about reality). 

September

Friday 1st          Knifemaking                    Book Now

Saturday 2nd    Knifemaking                    Book Now

Sunday 3rd Knifemaking   Book Now

Friday 8th          Knifemaking                Book Now

Saturday 9th       Knifemaking                    Booked Out

Sunday 10th      Knifemaking                    Booked Out

October

Saturday 14th    Knifemaking                    Book Now

Saturday 14th   Candlemaking                  Book Now

Sunday 15th      Knifemaking                    Book Now

Sunday 15th      CandleMaking                  Book Now

Monday 16th     Knifemaking                    Book Now

Saturday 21st     Knifemaking                Book Now

Saturday 21st     Soap Making                    Book Now

Saturday 28th     Knifemaking                    Booked Out

November

Friday 3rd      Knifemaking              Book Now

Saturday 4th       Knifemaking                  Book Now

Saturday 4th       Nuno Felting                  Book Now

Sunday 5th         Felt Gloves & Purse       Book Now

Sunday 5th         Knifemaking                  Book Now

Friday 17th        Knifemaking                   Book Now

Friday 17th        Pyrography 1/2 Day       Book Now

Friday 17th        Pyrography Full Day      Book Now

Saturday 18th    Leatherwork (1 day)       Book Now

Saturday 18th    Leatherwork (2 days)      Book Now

Saturday 19th    Leatherwork (1 day)       Book Now

Saturday 19th    Leatherwork (2nd day continued)

Saturday 18th    Bronze Casting (Day 1) Book Now

Sunday 19th      Bronze Casting (Day 2) Book Now

Saturday 25th    Knifemaking                   Booked Out

Sunday 26th      Knifemaking                   Book Now

Sunday 26th      Cheesemaking                Book Now

Sunday 26th      Bronze Casting (1/2 day) Book Now

December

Saturday 2nd        Knifemaking                    Book Now

Saturday 2nd        Sewing Bee                      Book Now

Sunday 3rd         Vintage teapot                      Book Now

Sunday 3rd         Knifemaking               Book Now

Saturday 9th      Knifemaking                   Book Now

Saturday 9th      Pyrography 1/2 Day        Book Now

Saturday 9th      Pyrography Full Day       Book Now

Sunday 10th      Knifemaking                   Book Now

 

2018 PREPERATIONS ARE ALREADY UNDERWAY FOR THE CLEVEDON ART TRAIL

ANNUAL AUCKLAND ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND OPEN STUDIOS AND WORKSHOP EVENT.

27-29 JANUARY 2018.