14 Friday

ST IVES SCHOOL OF PAINTING, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
9.30am-12.30pm £35
Introduction to Portraiture
See School of Painting section for details.

ST IVES SCHOOL OF PAINTING, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
9.30am-12.30pm £35
Love Drawing Landscape
See School of Painting section for details.

ST IVES LIBRARY, GABRIEL STREET
9.30am-11am £8
Iyengar Yoga
Spaces limited to 12. See Saturday 8th, 10am for details.

TREREIFE HOUSE, PENZANCE, TR20 8TJ
10am-7pm £10 Students £8, 3 day pass £18
Breeze Art and Makers Fair 2018
Showcasing artists and makers in the best of the arts, design and craft scene in the South West. 70 professional makers, 10 galleries, sculpture exhibition, contemporary glass exhibition, workshops, talks and demonstrations. Secret events. Gala charity dinner. Artisan food market. www.breezefair.org

PORTHMEOR PRINT WORKSHOP, ABOVE PENWITH GALLERY,BACK ROAD WEST
10am-3.30pm £127 (for 2 days)
Mixed Ability 2 day Collograph Printing Workshop
Day 2 – Printing 6-10 collograph prints using an etching press and water based inks. See Thursday 13th 10am for details.

BARNOON WORKSHOP, CLODGY VIEW
10am-12noon £15
A Walk with Watercolour with Nicola Higgins
Spend the morning with artist Nicola Higgins, and capture the stunning scenery in watercolours. No experience needed, all welcome, materials included. In bad weather we will work indoors but hopefully the sun will shine! Booking advised. www.barnoonworkshop.co.uk

THE GUILDHALL, STREET AN POL
10am-3pm FREE
The Handcrafted Market – made with love
This market is full of talented, creative traders: crafts, gifts, silver, jewellery, pottery, fairies, feltwork, art, candles, upcycled clothes, handbags, soaps & so much more. Tea & coffee 50p, pasties and cakes from our Nelly’s Cafe. Free entry & dogs welcome.

BORLASE SMART ROOM, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
10am-4pm FREE
Spot the Artist
(Exhibition of paintings organised by St Ives Rotary Club) Exhibition and ‘secret’ sale of large postcard artwork made by more than 300 mainly professional artists. £50 per painting. Proceeds shared between local arts organisations and good causes, and Rotary charities. You may have to queue to buy the artwork of your choice. Sale on Sunday 16th.

THE GUILDHALL,  STREET AN POL
11am Tickets £5 (no booking required)
Guided Walk: St Ives Town Walk with Tony Farrell
See Sunday 9th 11am for details.

TOWEDNACK CHURCH, TR26 3AZ
11am FREE (donations)
Talk and Presentation on Beekeeping By Anne McQuade and Jenny Lewis
Tea, coffee and light refreshments available.

NORWAY SQUARE (elsewhere if wet)
12.30-2pm FREE
Music & Poetry in the Square
Led by Bob Devereux

ST IVES ARTS CLUB, WESTCOTTS QUAY
1-2.15pm £5.50
Talk: Henrietta Boex – Falmouth Alumni (This event has now been cancelled)
In 1902 the School of Art moved from a suite of rooms above the Library in Falmouth into a bespoke building in Arwenack Avenue. In the intervening years it gradually expanded and gained an outstanding reputation. An illustrated talk by Falmouth Art Gallery’s Director, charts this history and showcases some artworks produced by its alumni.

ST IVES LIBRARY, GABRIEL STREET
2-3pm £5
Talk: Should Guidebook Writers go to Hell?
Veteran travel writer Des Hannigan (Lonely Planet) throws a humorous and informed light on the life of a guidebook writer, and the differences between ‘serious’ travel writing, guidebook information and brochure blurb Illustrated with colourful scenes of some of the world’s most compelling locations – but none of Ross Poldark or Daenerys Targaryen. Spaces limited to 30.

ST IVES SCHOOL OF PAINTING, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
2-5pm £35
Space and Matter Sandra Blow
See School of Painting section for details.

ST IVES SCHOOL OF PAINTING, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
2-5pm £35
Portraiture in Oils
See School of Painting section for details.

CAFÉ ART, THE DRILL HALL, ROYAL SQUARE
3-5pm FREE
Storytelling
If you enjoy hearing a good story come along to our storytelling event. There will be stories from local storytellers, some may be true, some may be fictional. If you have a story to tell then book a slot via our Facebook page or come into the café beforehand.

TOWEDNACK CHURCH, TR26 3AZ
4pm (donations)
St Ives Community Choir
Singing by local Community Choir.

ST IVES SCHOOL OF PAINTING, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
7.30-9.30pm £16
Life Drawing
See School of Painting section for details.

ST IVES ARTS CLUB, WESTCOTT’S QUAY
8pm (doors 7.30pm) £8.50
Katie Kirk & Rick Williams, West Cornwall Folk Duo
Katie Kirk and Rick Williams combine a love of early music with an ear for timeless quality behind contemporary songs. They recapture the feel of folk clubs of old. Paring their narratives of life, loss and landscape back to the essentials, their performances have compelling warmth and authenticity.

WESTERN HOTEL, ROYAL SQUARE
8pm (doors 7pm) £16.50 members £13
Maria Chiara Agiro Group (This event has now been cancelled)
Maria Chiara Argirò: piano, synths, compositions. Sam Rapley: tenor sax, clarinet. Tal Janes: guitar. Andrea Di Biase: double bass. Gaspar Sena: drums. Maria Chiara Argirò blends classical, folk traditions and electronic music with her own approach to harmony and melody calling strongly on contemporary jazz. The group will present some brand new compositions from the second album ‘Hidden Seas’ (released later in 2018).

ST IVES THEATRE, LOWER STENNACK
8pm (doors 7pm) £17
Otway and Barrett
Still going after more than 40 years and still loved for their total in-yer-face originality, the contrast between the dead-pan humour of Wild Willy Barrett and mad onstage antics of John Otway are hilarious. An amazing and irreverent performance by two master entertainers.

ST IA CHURCH, MARKET SQUARE
8pm £7.50
Gilli Posnansky and Mark Tanner: Flute and Piano
The International Poznansky Tanner Trio has performed in concerts and on cruise ships around the world with a delectable range of classical showstoppers. With Gillian Poznansky, flute, Sebastian Poznansky, cello and Mark Tanner, piano, this programme of chamber music comprises works by Haydn, Weber and Tanner. Bring a cushion.

THE CASTLE INN, FORE STREET
9pm
Nu-Clear Blues
Blues.

GOLDEN LION, MARKET PLACE
9pm
Sinpusher
A three-piece classic rock covers band.

LIFEBOAT INN, WHARF ROAD
9pm
Gordons Alive
Pop covers.

THE QUEENS HOTEL, HIGH STREET
9.30pm
Dirty Alternative
High-energy quartet, electro acoustic, mixed genres.