19 Wednesday

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

PORTHMEOR BEACH, IN FRONT OF THE TATE ST IVES
10am promptly FREE
Excavating the Pit Fire
After a night on the beach, watching the fire, Mary Kaun English and Martyn Perryman open the pit promptly at 10am. The pieces will be removed, examined and exhibited for you to appreciate how the unique markings on the ceramics were created. Purchases may be made on the day. www.facebook.com/marykaunenglishartist/

THE GUILDHALL, STREET AN POL
10am-3pm FREE
The Wylde Wednesday Market – a little bit of everything
See Wednesday 12th 10am for details.

ST IVES SCHOOL OF PAINTING, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
10am-1pm £35
Painting Your Stories
See School of Painting section for details.

THE GUILDHALL, STREET AN POL
10.30am £8 (no booking required)
Guided Walk: Environs of St Ives walk with Tony Farrell
See Wednesday 12th 10.30am for details.

BORLASE SMART ROOM, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
10.30am-noon £5.50
Talk & Tour: Porthmeor Studios Renovation
MJ Long was the lead architect responsible for designing the modifications and restoration of Porthmeor Studios, and during her eight year’s close connection with the building, she became fascinated with its history. During this talk and guided tour, MJ Long will discuss some of the special features of this exciting and award-winning project.

ST IVES SOCIETY OF ARTISTS, MARINERS GALLERY, NORWAY SQUARE
10.30am-12.30pm £14.50
Workshop: Relief Printmaking with Lee Stevenson
Popular and experienced artist Lee will lead an introduction to relief linoprinting for anyone interested in creating an original artist’s print. All materials provided. Please book as places are limited. Maximum 10. www.stisa.co.uk/artist-gallery/lee-stevenson/

GUILDHALL, STREET-AN-POL
11am £5 (no booking required)
Walk: The Story of St Ives with Dawn Bright
See Monday 10th, 11am for details.

CELLAR 4, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
11am-3.30pm FREE
Lobster pots and knots
See Wednesday 14th, 11am for details

BARNOON WORKSHOP, CLODGY VIEW
11am-5pm FREE (portrait £15)
The 15 Minute Portrait Studio
www.barnoonworkshop.co.uk  See Saturday 8th 11am for details.

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, Tickets £5.50
Talk: Robert Borlase Smart – A Tribute
In connection with the current exhibition at Penlee House Gallery, David Tovey pays tribute to the life and career of the most important personality in the St Ives art colony in the inter-war years, looking in particular at his promotion of the St Ives Society of Artists both nationally and internationally and his late dalliance with the St Ives modernists.

ST IVES SCHOOL OF PAINTING, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
2-5pm £35
Patrick Heron’s Garden
See School of Painting section for details.

PENWITH STUDIO 5, ABOVE PENWITH GALLERY, BACK ROAD WEST
2-5pm FREE
Love The Light Pop-Up Archive
See School of Painting section for details.

ST IVES LIBRARY, GABRIEL STREET
2-5pm £15 including materials
Paper Making Workshop
During this workshop you will learn how to make two different types of paper – one is the traditional method, recycling old paper to create new paper and the other is using silk fibres to create a lustrous paper. It is recommended to either wear old clothes or some type of protective clothing. Spaces limited to 12.

WESTCOTT’S QUAY
2.30pm  £7 (no booking required)
St Ives Pirate Walk
It’s International “Talk like a Pirate” Day. Join Shanty for this broadside of entertainment. Pirate stories, instruction in the “code”, lessons in piratespeak. All ages will love this fun filled voyage of piratical mayhem and laughter. Come dressed as pirate crew. Rated “rrrhh.”
www.shantybaba.com

BORLASE SMART ROOM, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
3.30-4.30pm £5.50
Talk: St Ives Allure – Engagements With Art & Place In West Cornwall
A personal exploration by David Whittaker of some of the many characters lured to the Land’s End
peninsula, including artists Bryan Wynter, Tony O’Malley, Wilhelmina Barns-Graham, Breon O’Casey, Marlow Moss and John Tunnard, as well as the extraordinary story of Rowena Cade and the Minack Theatre, and an account of the caring art of Roger Slack, GP to St Ives for four decades.

BOATHOUSE THEATRE, CARNGLAZE PLACE
5.30pm £8
Whodunnit
See Tuesday 11th at 5.30pm for details.

COCO KITCHEN, TREGENNA PLACE
From 6pm £11
Booze ’N’ Blues – and chocolate too!
Great whisky pairs naturally with great music … and great chocolate! Experience all three at the Festival’s funnest event, with songs and stories from blueswailing whisky nerd Tim Hain (Sir Edward’s grandson) and the Coco crew. Entry includes two drams and a specially created chocolate truffle. Limited places.

WESTCOTT’S QUAY
7pm £7 (no booking required)
St Ives Comedy Walk with Shanty Baba
www.shantybaba.com See Wednesday 12th, 7pm for details.

ST IVES MUSEUM, WHEAL DREAM
7pm £5.50
Old St Ives viewed by the Artists (This event has now been cancelled)
See Wednesday 12th, 7pm for details.

BOATHOUSE THEATRE, CARNGLAZE PLACE
7.30pm £8
Whodunnit
See Tuesday 11th at 5.30pm for details

ST IVES ARTS CLUB, WESTCOTT’S QUAY
7.30pm (doors 7pm) £6
FILM SEASON: A Taste of Honey (1961)
Director Tony Richardson. Starring Rita Tushingham, Dora Bryan and Murray Melvin. Tony Robinson’s 1960 kitchen sink drama tells the funny, tragic tale of Jo, a neglected wide-eyed yet worldly teenager seeking affection.

THE GARRACK HOTEL QUARTERDECK TERRACE BAR, BURTHALLAN LANE
7.30pm-10.30pm
Happy Hour with Sunset Sessions with Andy Robinson
St Ives vinyl DJ Robbo brings his precious discs to Quarterdeck Terrace Bar.

THE GUILDHALL, STREET AN POL
8pm (doors 7pm) £19.50
Steve Knightley ‘Songs & Stories’ Solo Tour
In his highly anticipated 2018 solo tour ‘Songs & Stories’, multi-award-winning songwriter Steve Knightley invites his audience on a musical journey, charting the winding roads of his unrivalled career. Unreserved seating.

WESTERN HOTEL, ROYAL SQUARE
8pm (doors 7pm) £17.50, members £14.50
The Ronnie Scott’s All Stars – The Ronnie Scott’s Soho Songbook
The Ronnie Scott’s Soho Songbook is a glimpse into the club’s incredible history of performances at the club by artists such as Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, Miles Davis, Dave Brubeck, Michael Bublé and Sarah Vaughan. This is a unique evening celebrating the music and history of Ronnie Scott’s.

THE CASTLE INN, FORE STREET
9pm
Juke Box Gypsy
Blues and Folk.

GOLDEN LION, MARKET PLACE
9pm
Tim Hain
Vibrant singer-songwriter steeped in blues and reggae.

LIFEBOAT INN, WHARF ROAD
9pm
The Suspects
Retro Soul/Northern Soul and Blues.

THE QUEENS HOTEL, HIGH STREET
9pm
Open Mic Night hosted by Liam Jordan
Enjoy a mix of musical styles.