Wild Botanical Drawing (Workshop)
10am – 4pm, £35, Barnoon Workshop, Clodgy View
Tutor Zoe Eaton will introduce the traditional Art of Botanical drawing, with emphasis on developing your own artistic style. We start by capturing plants as they grow in their natural habitat around stunning scenery. Then develop your drawings with watercolours, to create finished works back at the studio.
Draw St Ives (Workshop)
10.30am – Noon, £7 (No booking required), Barnoon Workshop, Clodgy View
An outdoor drawing experiences suitable for all abilities. We take you to lovely spots around St.Ives, depending on the weather, including beach scenes, coastal path, townscapes, streets, gardens or harbour scenes. Included are Drawing materials, with and tips and techniques on capturing what you see. Meet at Barnoon Workshop, and dress for the weather.
Environs of St Ives walk with Tony Farrell (Walk)
10:30 am (No booking required) £8 The Guildhall, Street an Pol
This walk explores the landscape around the outskirts of St Ives, visiting Knill’s monument and examining evidence of Medieval open cast mining in Tregenna Woods. The walk includes part of the Pilgrim’s way and a visit to the old mining village of Halsetown. 3 hours
ARKangel’s Lullaby of Andalusia (Music)
7:30pm £9, St Ives Society of Artists, Mariners Gallery, Norway Square
Arid Isolated Passionate Proud. Encounter the strange and sensual world of Andalusia … Love, Death, the Orient, Habanera, Tango. Violin/Guitar/Voice. Premièred at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall as the scene setter for Paco Peña’s ‘Requiem Flamenco’. ‘Power and Passion’. http://www.arkangel.uk.com
Graphite and Company – A Play by Evelyn Holloway, Directed by Dhyano (Theatre)
8pm, £8 (in advance), £10 (on door), St Ives Arts Club, Westcotts Quay
A multi-media play that will take the audience onto a journey towards the source of creativity itself. A piece of contemporary theatre that explores places where words are taking shape and shapes are given names, while trying to make sense of how coincidences from the past are moulding our present. http://www.dhyano.com/
Katie Kirk & Rick Williams (Music)
The Guildhall, St Ives. 8pm (doors 7pm) Tickets: £12 (unreserved seating).
Katie Kirk and Rick Williams, based in West Cornwall, 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, Rick and Katie’s performances have compelling warmth and authenticity. Seating will be arranged ‘in the round’, to create an intimate performance space. “Pure love of music shines through in Rick’s delicate, understated guitar accompaniments. And Kate’s singing is bewitching.” (Geoff Lakeman)