Events Calendar

Calendar of Members' events

SAOS Members are able to post details of their upcoming events on their personal pages. Click on a month to see what is happening where.

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July 2017


Fresh Air 2017

The Old Rectory

Quenington, Gloucestershire,GL7 5BN

Sunday 11th Jun - Sunday 2nd Jul

10am to 5am

This is the 13th Fresh Air sculpture show, and once more, we are hoping to entice both new and experienced patrons to start or extend their collections – as the Sculpture Trust must sell work in order to continue with its charitable aims. Lucy Abel-Smith Member

Face to Face

Cranleigh Arts Centre

1 High Street Cranleigh Surrey GU6 8AS

Closed Sundays and Mondays


Face to Face 2 two photographers and one paper mache sculpture artist. All specialising on face, family history heads, photographic portraiture with a twist and animal faces from Kenya. Member


Hutton in the Forest

Penrith, Cumbria, CA119TH

Friday 28th Jul - Sunday 30th Jul

10 - 5 daily

International pottery and ceramics fair in grounds of Hutton in the Forest. Wonderful range of styles by dozens of established makers. Member

Parallax Art Fair

Chelsea Town Hall

King's Road, Chelsea, London SW3 5EE

Sat 22nd July 2017, Sun 23rd July 2017

Sat - Sun: 11.00am - 5.00pm

Parallax Art Fair is Europe's largest artist and designer fair with over 210+ exhibitors and 7000+ works of fine, decorative and applied arts Member


Vessel Gallery

114 Kensington Park Rd, London W11 2PW

Thursday 6th Jul - Saturday 19th Aug


Exhibition of glass inspired by the form "vessel" by members the Contemporary Glass Society. Member
July 2017

Workshops / classes

Pottery Classes

The Portable Pottery Company

63, Chapel Lane, Milford, Surrey GU8 5EU

Monday 24th Apr - Saturday 16th Dec

11-1pm 2-4pm

I offer one to one tuition in all aspects of making ceramics, but specialise in throwing on the wheel. Classes are held Monday- Thursday 11-1pm, and 2-4pm, and the same times on Saturdays. Sunday bookings are reserved for private parties. Pots are fired and finished, ready for collection in 4 weeks. I also welcome private commissions. Member
July 2017

Other events

Painting holiday in France

Château L'Age Baston

South West France

Saturday 24th Jun - Saturday 8th Jul

all day

Painting holidays at L’Age Baston in France are a great way for artists to learn new techniques, brush up old skills or get fresh ideas for that painting project you’ve always been meaning to start. Great tuition and a positive and fun atmosphere for all abilities. Member

The Big Draw 2016 FADEG Film




This summer over a hundred Farnham people took part in FADEG's [Farnham Art and Design Education Group : chaired by SAOS member Graham Mollart] ninth Big Draw : Circles exploring the national theme linking art with science and technology. To see John Bush's film of the event search for ' The Big Draw FADEG: Circles' on Youtube. Member

Conception to Completion



Wednesday 11th Oct - Wednesday 13th Dec


Website article relating an interview about one specific piece of work from its conception to its completion which can be read on Member