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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November 2019



Rother College

North Street, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9DT

Saturday 30th Nov - Sunday 1st Dec


The Sussex Guild will be showcasing craft from all mediums made by hand by crafts people from Sussex and adjoining counties. Easy access with plenty of parking and a cafe. Wonderful show set in delightful Midhurst. Member


The Maltings

Farnham, Surrey , GU9 7QR

Saturday 16th Nov - Sunday 17th Nov

10.00am - 5.00pm

Art in Clay exhibition from sculptures to domestic pots in all art forms from crafts people throughout the UK and around the globe. Full details on the Maltings website. Member


St John's Church Hall


Friday 15th Nov - Sunday 17th Nov

15TH 6.30PM TIL 10PM, 16TH 10.AM TIL 6PM 17TH 10AM TIL 5PM

I will be exhibiting my new work. Colourful, mixed media with inspiration taken from my travels abroad this year. Always a well attended event and if you have never been before please come and bring a friend. Share canapes and a glass of wine with us on our opening evening. All free and parking available. follow me on instagram Member

Tadworth Art Group's 50th Anniversary Winter Exhibition

St John's Church Hall (opposite Tadworth Station)

The Avenue, Tadworth, KT20 5AB

15,16 &17th November

Fri 6.30-10pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 10am-5pm

Tadworth Art Group's 50th Anniversary Winter Exhibition. Roughly 35 artists exhibiting 200+ paintings in all mediums in a variety of styles. Entry is free. Come and share canapes and a glass of wine on our opening evening. Cash, cheques and credit card accepted. Facebook: www.facebook/tadworthartgroup Website: Member

Magpie Contemporary Art Winter Exhibition

The Garden House

Long Hill, The Sands, Farnham GU10 1NQ

Thursday 14th Nov - Sunday 17th Nov

Thurs - Sun: 11am - 5pm

A beautifully curated exhibition in this home-gallery featuring original and affordable art and craft by a new collection of 15 artists and makers. Follow @ninajexmagpie on Instagram for images of the work on show or see for more details. Member

Craft Show

Midhurst Rother College (formerly Midhurst Grammar School)

North Street, Midhurst, West Sussex GU29 9DT

Saturday 30th Nov - Sunday 1st Dec

10 am -5pm

members of the Sussex guild of Craftsmen showing a wide range of work in the light, airy setting of this modern school. Easy parking and access. Member

Wey Ceramics Society

The Forge ArtSpace

The Forge ArtSpace, Middle St, Shere, GU5 9HF

15/16 & 17 Nov 2019

9.30am - 4.30pm

Members of the Wey Ceramics Society are showing their skills with clay. Exhibiting domestic, decorative and sculptural pieces in stoneware, porcelain and earthenware with unique Raku and Pit Fired items. Perhaps your chance to find that perfect Member

Artisans Art Afayre

Wotton Village Hall

Wotton Village Hall, Wotton, Guildford Rd, RH5 6QQ

22,23 & 24 Nov


Nicki Rowling, willow weaver, will be joined once again by the lovely artist: Karen Pearson with her watercolours, sculptures and ceramics: Jo Macdiarmid,the spoon carver: my sister Deborah with her homemade jams: guest photographer Mark Candlin with his fantastic film of Ranmore from the air and local views shot in infra red Member

Leonardslee gardens Christmas fair

Leonardslee Gardens

Lower Beeding, West Sussex, RH13 6PP

Sunday 17th Nov

11.00am - 4.00pm

Christmas Fair set in the beautiful gardens at Leonardslee. The event is in a heated marquee. A first here for myself and potter Julia Roberts Brown. We will have hand made Christmas decorations, handmade gifts for home and garden. Member

Craft and Gift market

Godalming Borough Hall

Bridge Street, Godalming GU7 1HR

Saturday 23rd Nov

10.00am - 4.00pm

Craft fair in the centre of Godalming. Several car parks (pay) nearby. Varied stalls of mostly hand made crafts in large hall. Member
November 2019

Workshops / classes

Silk Painted Christmas Cards with Jane Cameron - One day Workshop in Woking

Home studio

Woking GU22

Saturday 30th Nov


Amaze your Aunt! Surprise your Secret Santa! If you want to make some hand painted silk cards to give as fabulous unique gifts then this course is the one for you. This course is limited to 4 participants. Prior silk painting experience is helpful but not required. Design and paint your own silk christmas cards. Member

Watercolour workshop Flowers


West Byfleet

Saturday 23rd Nov

9:15am -5:15pm

Exploring water colour and flowers Member
November 2019

Other events

Brockham Christmas Craft & Gift Fair

Brockham Village Hall

Brockham Green, Brockham, Surrey, RH3 7JJ

Sunday 24th Nov

Sunday 11am to 4pm

Christmas fair set in the village of Brockham with 20+ stalls offering a huge variety of handmade crafts and gifts made by local craftspeople. Member


Winchester Cathedral

The Close, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LS

Thursday 21st Nov - Sunday 22nd Dec

10.00am - 6.30pm Sunday - Wednesday; 10.00am - 8.00pm Thursday - Saturday

Winchester Cathedral's Christmas Market is recognised as one of the top Christmas markets in Europe. Over 100 chalets, and the British Craft Village, with Selborne Pottery and their beautiful hand thrown domestic stoneware pots, all hand decorated with rich copper red and cobalt blue glazes, some precious lustres of gold or platinum. Member

Christmas Craft and Gift Fair

Brockham Village Hall

Brockham Green, Brockham, Surrey, RH3 7JJ

Sunday 24th Nov


Christmas Craft and Gift Fair, including Stained glass, Woodcraft, Candles, Handmade Decorations, Quilts, Jewellery, Spices & Pickles, Pottery, Handmade Cards, Textiles, Ceramics, Knitted Crafts, Wooden Toys, Dog Collars, Cushions. Entry is FREE and there will be refreshments available. Member

Woldingham Village Christmas Fair

Woldingham Village Hall

Station Road, Woldingham, CR3 7DA

Saturday 30th Nov


Christmas fair with a lovely range of gift items. I will be selling watercolour paintings and prints, cards, cushions and a range of gift items including new pieces from my British Butterfly Collection Member

Coolings Craft Fair

Coolings Nurseries

Rushmore Hill, Knockholt, Kent TN14 7NN

Saturday 30th Nov

10am - 4pm

Craft Show with around 80 exhibitors with a huge variety of handmade products for sale. I will be showcasing my colourful animal art, prints and gifts. This is a great place to buy unique Christmas gifts for your loved ones! Member