This is an online exhibition only.
Lynn Ahrens is a figurative painter who has exhibited widely in Scotland with many solo and group exhibitions, including winning the premier award for painting in Aberdeen Artists Open Exhibition, and in the SSA in Edinburgh.
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Small postcard exhibition October 2021
This is a unique exhibition of over 100 small postcards on display in Edinburgh Palette, POP UP Gallery.
At this challenging time we at Space Artworks were very keen to reconnect with our artists and communities. The small postcard project came about to support and involve those who have been living in isolation in order to encourage creative expression and participation, with the ultimate aim of staging a group exhibition of artworks, which is now possible and open to all.
10:30 am - 11:45 am
At this online class, there’s no dress code, bad hair is appreciated and those hankering for connection welcomed.
This is a drop in, running in 3 week blocks. The same link will let you join for any date, come when you please. Duration 1.15hrs. By donation
So what is Dotty Art?
It’s all about relaxing, feeling good and enjoying yourself. It’s a gentle mindful practice that helps relieve worries, stress and anxiety, aiding feelings of wellbeing. Dot mark making to create images is a primitive art form (probably fingers dots), that’s deeply rooted in tribal cultures across the world from Europe to Australia to Africa and still used today
6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Learn how to print using the Bundle & Steam method to capture colour from botanicals . The WOW reveal brings bonus joy
Eco printing is an environmentally friendly vibrant form of printing that uses natural organic materials bundled up in cloth. The ‘bundle’ is then steamed, capturing the beautiful colourful essences, giving a unique Eco print. It’s low impact and zero waste. We will be using foraged leaves ,flowers, berries and kitchen spices.
Why take this class?
It’s really fun and a great starting point to learn botanical printing basics. You’ll learn a sustainable crafting skill that can be used to prolong the life of clothing, make stunning eco gifts or create wall art, all reducing your environmental impact. You will leave with a sense of achievement, 3 wonderful fabric samples and great joy.