Coming Up…

 

Use this page to check out some of our past workshops, talks and demonstrations, outings and social events and see what we might have coming up in the near future…..

Twelfth Night Social Lunch

Twelfth Night Social Lunch

Every year, as close to the twelfth night after Christmas as we can make it, we all gather in the barn studio to share an informal lunch and catch up with each other.  During the year, we don't always see other members on a regular basis as we tend to go to the studio...

Wire Workshop

Wire Workshop

On 15th July, artist Jane Cannon ran a workshop at the studio using wire for participants to make a wire figure of their own design using different types of wire from mild steel to copper in varied thicknesses.  Jane brought along assorted materials, including ribbons...

Talk to Alresford Art Society

Talk to Alresford Art Society

On Wednesday evening, 28th June, we were asked to give a talk about Wessex Sculptors to Alresford Art Society and the Alresford Recreation Centre.  The art society members were interested in finding our more about our organisation and hoping to get a bit of hands on...

Hannah Peschar’s Garden

Hannah Peschar’s Garden

In October 2016, we paid a visit to Hannah Peschar's Sculpture Garden in Ockley, Surrey. The beautifully landscaped gardens are full of outdoor sculptures and we were lucky enough to spend time with Hannah Peschar herself and hear her remarkable story about the...

Visiting Artist Studios

Visiting Artist Studios

In March 2016, Alison Crowther and Phillip Jackson, both renowned sculptors with international reputations, kindly opened their studios for us to visit.  They both spent time with us, showing us their recent works and talking to us about their working practices and...

Carving Workshop

Carving Workshop

In November 2015, we ran another carving workshop for the students of Brockwood School at our studio.  They were instructed how to safely use various tools and shown the best methods for carving thermalite blocks.  This is by far our most popular workshop as...

Cheriton Primary School

Cheriton Primary School

We have visited one of our local schools, Cheriton Primary School, on more than one occasion to show various sculpture techniques to the children at the school.  A delightful and receptive audience, we have shown them how to manipulate wire, how to mix and use...

Anodising Workshop

Anodising Workshop

In March 2015, jeweller Lindsey Mann came to the studio to give us an introduction to the decorative colouring of anodised aluminium.  We learned about the anodising process and were introduced to a wide variety of techniques which included direct application,...

Exhibition at The Long Barn, Alresford

Exhibition at The Long Barn, Alresford

In July 2014, we staged a one day exhibition at The Long Barn, Alresford.  Sculptures were placed in the lavender fields which provided a beautiful setting for a sculpture trail.  We also used some indoor space and placed works amongst flowers around the outdoor...

 

 

  

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Wessex Sculptors
Unit C1A, The Black Shed
Brockwood Barn
Bramdean
Hampshire 
SO24 0LQ