8 Saturday

FREE STREET ENTERTAINMENT
From 12 noon a variety of street entertainers will be helping to get everyone in a Festival mood with performances around the town.

ST IVES SCHOOL OF PAINTING, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
10am-12.30pm or 1.30-4pm £16
Life Drawing
See School of Painting section for details.

ST IVES LIBRARY, GABRIEL STREET
10am-11.30am £8
Iyengar Yoga
Improve strength, stamina and relaxation. Please wear stretchy clothing and bring your mat and a blanket. Some equipment is available to borrow. Spaces limited to 12

BORLASE SMART ROOM, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
10am-1pm £20
Natural Pigments and Paint Making Techniques
Learn the techniques of old master painters with Francesca Owen. Learn how to make paint by processing pure pigments and how to apply different binders. The pigments are local to the South West, Cornwall & Devon and each have a unique story to tell of their history, place and geology.

BARBARA HEPWORTH MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN
10.30am-12.30pm. (Entry included with museum admission – advance booking required)
Talking Art
A morning of making and talking designed for blind or partially sighted visitors and friends. Detailed spoken descriptions of the works on display and an opportunity to handle some of the objects. Practical activities will bring the artworks to life. Book on 01736 791177 or stivesticketing@tate.org.uk

BARNOON WORKSHOP, CLODGY VIEW
11am-5pm FREE Entry (Portrait £15)
The 15 Minute Portrait Studio
A contemporary twist on traditional seaside and street portraiture – sit for your portrait in under 15 minutes and leave with original artwork! Check our website for details of artists work and timetable. No booking required, pay on the door. www.barnoonworkshop.co.uk

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

BORLASE SMART ROOM, PORTHMEOR STUDIOS, BACK ROAD WEST
2-5pm £20
Natural Pigments and Paint Making Techniques
See today 10am for details.

THE GARRACK HOTEL QUARTERDECK TERRACE BAR, BURTHALLAN LANE
7pm-9pm
Happy Hour with Live Music with FE Charrosin
Professional vocalist, guitarist and song writer.

ST IVES ARTS CLUB, WESTCOTT’S QUAY
7.30pm (doors 7pm) £7
An evening of song, piano and poetry
The Arts Club is the perfect setting for the voice of Jessie Giuliani singing a range of well loved songs; including ‘Sally Gardens’ and ‘Silent Noon.’
Also come, relax and imagine walking along the Goyen estuary as John plays his latest composition – currently being recorded for a CD.

BOATHOUSE THEATRE, CARNGLAZE PLACE
7.30pm £8
Into The Breach
George Crocker is keen to liven up his dull life so he decides to join The Village Drama Club. What happens then turns his life upside down.

THE GUILDHALL, STREET AN POL
8pm (doors 7pm) £27
Seth Lakeman
Westcountry folk singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Seth’s eighth studio album Ballads of the Broken Few is a stunning combination of his dynamic song writing and playing. Seth has performed everywhere from Libya to Texas, as well as featuring on just about every major festival bill across the UK. A great opening night for the Festival. Unreserved seating – get there early!

THE CASTLE INN, FORE STREET
9pm
Dowling Thing Blues cover band.

GOLDEN LION, MARKET PLACE
9pm
Marky Dawson Pianist – everything from pop classics to current covers.

THE QUEENS HOTEL, HIGH STREET
9.30pm
Tom Dale Old-time blues, slide guitar mountain music, banjo and more.