Frances Williams ‘Imagining Reality’ for Open Studios 2015 Wednesday 2 September – Friday 25 September 2015
September welcomes the annual celebration of Open Studios across the county, a well-established programme of events and exhibitions organised by Herts Visual Arts which sees artists, craftmakers and designers opening their doors to the public- to share their skills, network and to sell their work.
Artistsmeet are pleased to be a new host venue for this year’s event and will be featuring work from Rickmansworth based artist Frances Williams, with ‘Imagining Reality’.
Frances specialises in designing with wax and painting with inks on tissue paper, making framed works and a wide range of greetings cards.
She also works on cotton producing wall hangings, individually designed lampshades, cushion covers and other smaller items.
More about Frances’s work can be found at www.contemporarybatik.com
Information on Open Studios activity in your area can be found at www.hvaf.org.uk/OpenStudios/Open-Studios-2015
The work will be on display from: 10am – 4pm Monday – Friday
Entry is free
Additional dates when Frances will be working from the Artistsmeet gallery will be posted on the Facebook page www.facebook.com/artistsmeet
Celebratory evening launch
Wednesday 9 September 6:30pm – 8pm
You are very welcome to join Frances for her evening reception in the gallery, it will be a perfect opportunity to ask her questions about her work, browse the colourful collection of items available for purchase and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere with complimentary wine, soft drinks and nibbles. We hope to see you there!
Wax resist and collage workshop
Wednesday 16 September, 11am – 1pm
Join us for one of our highly popular taster workshops. Frances will be demonstrating and running a session in wax resist, using collage techniques, hot wax and inks. Create a colourful piece of artwork to take away with you on the day and be a part of the Open Studios experience!
Entry is free and tea, coffee and a selection of cakes will also be served during the event! Spaces are limited so booking in advance is highly recommended, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.