Upcoming Events

 

Dare to Dabble Art Workshops for the absolute beginner!

 

 

Dates: 14th January - 15th December 2015

 

Location: Nature in Art, Wallsworth Hall, Twigworth, Gloucester, GL29PA

 

Ever fancied yourself as a starving artist? Well here’s your chance to Dare to Dabble!


 


Designed completely around the absolute beginner, or those who just fancy a dabble, these sessions provide an opportunity to try out new art techniques and mediums.

 

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Art Forms in Nature

 

 

Dates: March 24th - April 19th 2015

 

Location: Nature in Art, Wallsworth Hall, Twigworth, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL2 9PA

 

The botanical world explored, looking back at the work of photographer Karl Blossfeldt.

 

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Holst Birthplace Museum - New Acquisitions

 

 

Dates: Tuesday 17th February 2015 - 2nd April 2016 February to May and October to December. Tues to Sat 10.00 – 16.00 June to September. Tues to Sat 10.00 – 17.00 Sunday 13.30 – 17.00

 

Location: Holst Birthplace Museum, 4 Clarence Road Cheltenham GL52 2AY

 

This exhibition showcases the Museum's most recent acquisitions to its collection.
Star items include three original carte-de-visite photographs of Gustav Holst as a child which have never been on display or published before.


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 

 

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The Unfeathered Bird

 

 

Dates: March 31st – April 19th 2015

 

Location: Nature in Art, Wallsworth Hall, A38 Twigworth, Gloucester, GL2 9PA Tel:01452 731422

 

Anatomical drawings of birds in action by artist Katrina van Grouw.

 

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Fabric of Nature

 

 

Dates: March 31st – April 12th 2015

 

Location: Nature in Art, Wallsworth Hall, A38 Twigworth, Gloucester, GL2 9PA

 

Work by contemporary artists of Gordano Textile Artists.

 

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Creative workshops this Easter for Kids 3+

 

 

Dates: 31st March - 10th April 2015

 

Location: Nature in Art, Wallsworth Hall, Twigworth, Gloucester, GL29PA

 

Nature in Art is the world's first museum and art gallery dedicated to art inspired by nature. We run creative art activities for children of all ages during the school holiday periods.

 

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Holst Birthplace Museum - Easter Boxes

 

 

Dates: Tuesday 31st March – 10.30- 3.00

 

Location: Holst Birthplace Museum 4 Clarence Road Cheltenham Gloucestershire GL52 2AY

 

Easter Children’s Activities at the Holst Birthplace Museum - Easter Boxes

Did you know that the first ever chocolate egg was made when Holst was fourteen by Fry’s of Bristol?
Come along to the Museum and make your own Easter Basket to carry home a chocolate treat.

 

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Family Fun

 

 

Dates: April 3rd - 6th

 

Location: Dean Forest Railway Norchard, Lydney, Glos. GL15 4ET

 

Family Fun at Easter

 

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Talwin Morris and the Glasgow Style

 

 

Dates: 3rd April - 17th May 2015

 

Location: Court Barn Museum of Craft and Design, Chipping Campden

 

This exhibition celebrates the life and work of Talwin Morris, Art Director of the Glasgow publishers Blackie and Son, from 1893.

 

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Steam Service

 

 

Dates: March 1,8,15,22,29 April 1,8,26, May 10,27,31 2015

 

Location: Dean Forest Railway, Norchard, Lydney, Glos. GL15 4ET

 

Standard Steam Service

 

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holst Birthplace Museum - Regency Silhouette Badges

 

 

Dates: Tuesday 7th April 10.30- 3.00

 

Location: Holst Birthplace Museum 4 Clarence Road Cheltenham Gloucestershire GL52 2AY

 

Easter Children’s Activities at the Holst Birthplace Museum - 
Regency Silhouette badges

Have you been in the Regency Sitting Room at the Museum?
Come and explore it and whilst you’re here make a Regency Silhouette badge to wear home.

 

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Mixed Traction

 

 

Dates: 11th April 2015-12th April

 

Location: Dean Forest Railway, Norchard, Lydney, Glos. GL15 4ET

 

Mixed Traction

 

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DMU Days

 

 

Dates: 28th March, 15th, 22nd, 29th April , 6th, 13th, 20th May& 15th August 15th 2015

 

Location: Dean Forest Railway, Norchard, Lydney, Glos. GL15 4ET

 

DMU Days

 

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Canal Mania and Sea Fever Shanty Celebration

 

 

Dates: 18th April

 

Location: Gloucester Waterways Museum

 

A celebration of  music and verse local to our rivers and canals at Gloucester Waterways Museum.

 

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Royal Forester Dining Train

 

 

Dates: March 15th, April 19th, May 17th, June 21st, July 19th, Aug 16th, Sept 20th, Oct 18th

 

Location: Dean Forest Railway, Norchard, Lydney, Glos. GL15 4ET

 

Royal Forester Dining Train

 

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Nocturnal Encounters

 

 

Dates: April 21st - May 17th 2015

 

Location: Nature in Art, Wallsworth Hall, A38 Twigworth, Gloucester, GL2 9PA

 

Nature-inspired work by world-renowned printmaker Colin See-Paynton.

 

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Dominic Riley talk: 'Restoring and conserving the history of a first edition "Annalia Dubrensia" 1636'

 

 

Dates: 24th April 2015

 

Location: Court Barn Museum of Craft and Design, Chipping Campden

 

A talk by Dominic Riley, award-winning bookbinder, on restoration and conservation.

 

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Bluebell Specials

 

 

Dates: Saturday April 25th,Wednesday May 6th, 13th & 20th

 

Location: Dean Forest Railway, Norchard, Lydney, Glos.

 

Catch the colour of Spring with views of the bluebells in the forest from our heritage diesel multiple units

 

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Railcar Bluebell Specials

 

 

Dates: April 25th, May 6th, 13th & 20th

 

Location: Dean Forest Railway, Norchard, Forest Road, Lydney, Glos. GL15 4ET

 

Railcar Bluebell Specials 2014

 

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Rag Rugging Workshop

 

 

Dates: 25th April

 

Location: Gloucester Waterways Museum

 

The Friends of Gloucester Waterways Museum Rag Rugging workshop

 

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Dominic Riley, 'One-on-One'

 

 

Dates: 25th April 2015

 

Location: Court Barn Museum of Craft and Design, Chipping Campden

 

Award-winning bookbinder Dominic Riley discusses his work. 

 

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