Art Day in Tarset with VARC & Unison Colour: Sat 15th August 2015

Art Day in Tarset with VARC & Unison Colour
Sat 15th August 2015 (Booking Essential)

Spend a creative day in the stunning landscape of Tarset starting at Thorneyburn, home of the specialist artists’ pastel making company Unison Colour. After a tour of the production process, there will be an introduction to the work of its founder, John Hersey, and the opportunity to select 8 beautiful Unison Colour handmade pigment pastels, yours to keep.

Then onto Highgreen where you will be given a guided walking tour of 2014-15 VARC Artist in Residence Khosro Adibi’s sculptural work. There will be an opportunity to spend time drawing out on the fells and is suitable for all abilities. Those with limited mobility may wish to stay close at the Artist’s Studio and not venture out on the fells.

Booking essential at £40 per person click here. The day includes morning refreshments and soup and bread lunch. You get to choose 8 Unison Colour pastels to take home with you. Basic drawing materials, boards and paper will be provided. However feel free to bring your own if you wish. Remember to wear suitable outdoor clothing and footware.

Meet 9:45am Unison Colour Ltd, Thorneyburn, Tarset, Northumberland. NE48 1NA (map here)
Day ends 3:30pm Unison Colour

Why not make this experience into a weekend trip to Tarset and book accommodation with Wild Northumbrian Yurts & Tipis also based at Thorneyburn: www.wildnorthumbrian.co.uk

If you have any queries please contact: helen@varc.org.uk

August 15, 2015
9:45am until 3:30pm

Unison Colour
Unison Colour Ltd, Thorneyburn, Tarset, Northumberland. NE48 1NA

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