Friday 19th July
Peak District Artisans’ annual art and design fair will take place on the 19th, 20th and 21st July in the spectacular Devonshire Dome, Buxton.
Part of the Buxton Festival Fringe, which runs from July 3 to 24, The Great Dome Art and Design Fair will see over 40 members of the group exhibiting their original artwork, handmade products and unique gifts. One of the exhibiting members is magazine-collage artist, Giles Davies from Derby who featured on BBC One’s Home Is Where The Art Is.
Speaking about the event, PDA chair and member, Sue Prince said: “The Great Dome Art Fair is the most popular event in our exhibition calendar, offering visitors a huge range of locally designed and created work with prices ranging from £25, up to £2000.
“We’re giving visitors the opportunity to immerse themselves in the creative atmosphere and capture the event. People will be invited to personalise and paint themselves onto a canvas using basic pre-prepared sketched outlines, they’ll also have the opportunity to add their names to the artwork.”
The exhibition runs 10am – 5pm on July 19th – 21st. Preview Evening 6.30pm – 8.30pm on Friday 19th July. Admission is £2 per person.
Read more about the event here
For the full programme listing visit www.peakdistrictartisans.co.uk