What’s On

 

All of the current and upcoming exhibitions, events, music nights, regular art classes, and all-day workshops happening at Corby’s only art gallery.

Exhibitions

In our public gallery spaces and online on our website.

Weldon Art Group

4th – 8th May

A group exhibition by a local arts group featuring artwork drawn from all walks of life in watercolour, oil, and pastel. Weldon Art Group was formed 15 years ago and has grown to over 30 members who meet regularly for workshops and exhibitions throughout the year.

Events

Regular acoustic music nights and more!

May Acoustic Night
Hosted by Kontra Roots with the resident band The Rants!

Wednesday 25th May
7.30 pm – 10 pm
Doors 7 pm

Free entry
Licensed bar
Light refreshments

Come up to the Rooftop for our popular monthly Acoustic Night and enjoy a night of great tunes and good vibes!

Hosted by Kontra Roots and the resident band The Rants along with regular featured acts.

This month we have in concert exceptional singer-songwriter Steve Jinski.

Thought-provoking and instantly catchy songs from a great Kontra favourite. Steve has toured the UK and Europe, performed on radio, TV and at numerous major festivals. He has opened shows for the likes of Richard Thompson, Eddie Reader and most recently Rick Wakeman.

‘This is lovely stuff’ – Bob Harris, BBC Radio 2

www.stevejinski.com

We hope to see you there!

Workshops

We host regular weekly art classes and all-day creative workshops in our two education spaces.

Working with Acrylics

Saturday 28th May from 11.30 pm – 4 pm

£50 per person all materials are provided, including lunch and unlimited tea, coffee and biscuits!

For anyone who’d like to learn how to paint with acrylics, mix colours and use the correct brushes and materials, then this course is perfect! If you’re a pro, and you’d like to get back into painting, join us for a full day of creative practice!

For more information and booking please contact us here.

 

Weekly Art Class

Every Thursday
12.30 pm – 2.30 pm

Pricing available per session or per course.

£10 per session

6 weeks
£50 (1 free class)

Painting and drawing workshops for all levels and abilities. People welcome to join at any time during the course to learn new skills and further their creativity. Tutored by our own resident artist Fanoulla Georgiou.

For more information and booking please contact us here

Young Creators

Every Saturday

Ages 6 – 10 from 11.30am – 1pm
Ages 11 – 14 from 1.30pm – 3pm

£5 per child
All materials provided

Fun creative classes for young people aged 6 to 14 taught in two sessions for each age group. Come and explore painting, drawing and mixed media in a friendly environment with Daniella Labosova.

Due to the COVID virus still being among us can we please ask for the protection of all our Young Creators that you do not bring your child to the class if they have a cough, cold, or temperature.

Places can be limited so please contact us here to book

Printing Workshops

Fridays from 12.30pm – 2pm
£10 per person including all tuition and materials.

Calling all those who wish to learn how to use the printing press!

Every Friday a print media workshop will be offered in the art centre’s print room! Create fabulous, originally printed pieces of artwork and gifts.

Open to all levels of ability from beginners to more experienced printmakers.

For more information and booking please contact us here.