Tag: Arts

Fair Oak Art and Craft Society Spring Exhibition

The Fair Oak Art and Craft Society (FOACS) is holding its Spring Exhibition this weekend, 14th and 15th April 2018, at Fair Oak Village Hall. As always, there will be a mixture of stalls, displays, and demonstrations. It’s a great opportunity to see all sorts of arts and crafts, and to meet some of the artists. The exhibition…

Poet will inspire Jane Austen house visitors

Jane Austen’s beautiful former house and garden at Chawton will be inspiring another female writer this summer as the museum has appointed a poet in residence. During August and September Maura Dooley will be working with Hampshire’s Jane Austen House Museum on a number of writing related projects. Maura, who teaches at Goldsmiths College and…

The Nature of Art in Wessex reaches Eastleigh

The Salisbury International Arts Festival has brought its Nature of Art In Wessex project to Eastleigh. The Nature of Art in Wessex involves communities in six different areas across the South of England, using the arts to help improve access to the natural environment. The communities develop the work themselves and all projects are featured as…