Bridge Arts Events

Uckfield Art Trail Busy 2014 Art Fair visitors and exhibitors, photo by Natalie Banton.

Art Fair: 9 and 10 June 2017

Uckfield’s largest annual exhibition and sale of paintings, jewellery, textiles, glass, ceramics and prints.
Venue: Weald Hall, Uckfield Civic Centre, Civic Way, Uckfield, East Sussex TN22 1AE. See How to find us for directions and parking.
Entrance free, donations welcome.

Art Fair Opening Times

Friday 9 June: 3pm 8pm
Grand Opening, Friday 9 June: 7pm
A glass of something bubbly and a chance to preview the exhibition. Special guest to be announced later.

Saturday 10 June: 10am-5pm

Embroidery and Felting

Embroidery with Isobel Moore and felting with Anne Dishman are two of this year’s workshops.

 Creative Workshops & Demonstrations: 9-10 June 2017

During the Fair: Each year we hold activities for both children and adults during the Fair. We have an interesting line-up of workshops for you this summer.There usually is a small fee for supplies and we will be taking bookings closer to the event.

Try out the fun art of felting with Ann Dishman and a session with textile artist Isobel Moore using simple embroidery stitches and recycled materials to make a mini masterpiece. Artists Sarah Oyetunde will repeat her popular Mandala workshop and Sylvia Huggair will be leading a pastel workshop. Previous exhibitor, Jackie Bennett will also be leading a weaving workshop. There will also be the usual children’s activities and artists demonstrating their craft at their stalls.

Embroidery Workshop: Isobel Moore
You too can create your very own piece of beautiful textile art. Isobel Moore will show you how to use simple embroidery stitches and recycled materials to create a unique mini masterpiece. £5 per person, including all materials. Suitable for adults, and children over 8 years old.

Weaving Workshop: Jackie Bennett
Weaving workshop. Suitable for adults, and children over 7 years old. Charge for materials £3 per person.

Felting Workshop: Ann Dishman
Try your hand at needle-felting. All tools supplied. Charge for materials £5 per person.

Mandala Workshop: Sarah Oyetunde
Details to come.

Pastel Drawing Workshop: Sylvia Huggair
Details to come.

More details and how to book will be available here and in the Art Fair programme in mid-May.

"Celebrate Uckfield" art competition workshop participants

“Celebrate Uckfield” art competition workshop participants. Photos by Penelope Parker

The  awards for the Childrens’ Art Competition “Celebrate Uckfield”, will presented to the winners at the Art Fair. Come and admire the talented output of so many young artists.

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