‘Wordbespoke’ Artist in Residency News

26th May 2011

Deirdre Nelson is returning to Wigtown over the Spring Fling weekend to exhibit her work which came from her experience at The Book Festival last year. She says "words are building up in preparation for word auction and work is coming together in collaboraton with Alison Marr for 'wordbespoke'. A …
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Spring Fling Preparations in Progress

25th May 2011

As if there wasn't enough needing doing anyway what better way to spend a saturday morning in the run up to Spring Fling 2011 than with tea and chocolate pecan pie and having a good natter whilst making strings of colourful bunting to be used to bedeck studios 23, 24, …
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Spring Fling Guided Walk

25th May 2011

New to Spring Fling this year is our free guided walk generously organised by Galloway Holidays. The guided walk will take place on Sunday 29th May and will take in the Nith Estuary National Scenic Area – Carsethorn, Powillimount, Arbigland and Kirkbean. Starting time will be 1.30pm from Carsethorn car …
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Spring Fling CTC Cycle Ride

25th May 2011

The Cyclist Touring Club's annual Spring Fling cycle ride is this coming Saturday May 28th, the opening day of the event.

The ride meets at 09:45 (for a 10:00 start) at the Village Hall in Twynholm, just off the A75.

Plan is to head south through the village and down …
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Spring Fling Artists Exhibit at Imagine Gallery

19th May 2011

Two potters who are both taking part in this year's Spring Fling Open Studio event are also exhibiting in an exhibition based on The Rime of The Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Christine Hester Smith, studio 39 and Hannah McAndrew, studio 24 have both been creating new …
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Spring Fling Signage Installation

18th May 2011

Signage for Spring Fling 2011 has now gone out to all studios involved in this year's event. Look out for them popping up in a lane near you in about 12 days time! Not planned your route yet? Look at the rest of the Spring Fling website to find the …
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Homes and Interiors Scotland

17th May 2011

Spring Fling ceramicist Will Levi Marshall, studio 34 and Spring Fling potter Hannah McAndrew, studio 24 are both featured in the current issue of Homes & Interiors Scotland magazine in a feature entitled "Talented Scotland".

Giant Stilleto at The Aquarium

16th May 2011

Isabell Buenz is preparing for the opening of 'The Aquarium' during Spring Fling 2011 at Studio 11 by working on her giant stiletto.

www.isabellbuenz.co.uk

Amanda Simmons at Collect

15th May 2011

Spring Fling artist Amanda Simmons was proud to be exhibiting last weekend at the highly acclaimed "Collect", the Crafts Council's premier annual fair for contemporary craft. Now held at the Saatchi Gallery in London the show attracts exhibitors from across the globe to show the very best of international …
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Mosaics at the Cathedral

3rd May 2011

Kate Anderson, Spring Fling artist at Studio 22 is exhibiting at Lichfield Cathedral in “Mosaics At The Cathedral: Celebrating 400th Anniversary Of The King James Bible” with the British Association For Modern Mosaics. More details can be found at www.bamm.org.uk