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    Our May Maker's Fair returns for 2017 following a hugely-successful debut last year.

    We'll have a wide selection of art and craf tto view and by - all created by the tutors, students and volunteers of Queens Park Arts Centre.

    We'll also have craft activities for children, live music, hot and cold refreshments including a BBQ and Pimms, and free parking throughout the day.

    To open the Fair we're delighted to be welcoming Elaine Wells. Elaine is a talented potter and maker and recently appeared on The Great Pottery Throwdown. Elaine will be holding demonstrations throughout the day in our pottery room.

    Entry: £2.00 / £1.00 members and concessions (under-14s go free)
    Children's Activities: £2.00

    For more information please contact our Creative Coordinator Amanda Wheaton via amanda@qpc.org or call 01296 424332.

  • 11:00am - 3:00pm

    Come and see what Queens Park Arts Centre is all about!

    Try out a variety of craft activities including pottery, needlework and painting & drawing, see live demonstrations from our performance arts classes, and find out how you can get involved in your local arts scene.

    Refreshments on sale throughout the day, as well as free parking.

    Entry and all activities are free!

  • Our hugely-popular Art & Craft Fair returns for its fifteenth consecutive year.

    We'll have a wide selection of the region's best art and craft to view and buy, including jewellery, glass, textiles, cards, paintings and ceramics – perfect for Christmas presents!

    Exhibitors already confirmed for the event include potter Elaine Wells, who appeared in this year's series of The Great Pottery Throwdown and who will be selling her beautiful individual wheel thrown stoneware pots, jugs, dishes, cookware, bowls and mugs.

    There'll be craft activities for children running throughout the day, and there'll be a chance for young visitors to pay a visit to Santa's Grotto too!

    Homemade cakes will be on sale in the Coffee Bar, plus we'll have a BBQ, soft drinks, tea and fresh coffee - and the Limelight Bar will be open during the afternoon serving beer, wines and spirits.

    Free parking is available both on site and at our nearby overflow car park.

    Entry: £2.00 / £1.00 concessions & members (U14s go free)
    All proceeds contribute to the Centre’s fundraising campaign.
    There will be a small charge for the craft activities and Santa's Grotto.