Artists open studios to showcase skills

Seventeen local artists at 10 venues will be revealing their passion for creativity while visitors will get to view a variety of outstanding handmade art.
Seventeen local artists at 10 venues will be revealing their passion for creativity while visitors will get to view a variety of outstanding handmade art.

This year’s Pocklington and Area Open Studios event will take place on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 May between 10am and 5pm.

Leaflets showcasing the art and venues on offer are available from tourist venues and shops in the area or from the Facebook page ‘Pocklington Area Open Studios 2018’.

A spokesman for the event said: “A warm welcome and refreshments will await you from the 17 talented local artists exhibiting in 10 venues in the area. Visiting the various studios and homes will give you the opportunity to view and handle a huge variety of original handmade art and mediums; a chance for you to get to know the artists, discover their inspirations and share in their passion for creativity.”

Call Lyn on 01759 368384 or Penny on 01759 301076 for more information.