Get Making in MK50 Roadshow

Making creative connections in Milton Keynes

The Roadshow will give everyone the chance to celebrate and enjoy the creative life of Milton Keynes during its 50th birthday year.
You will be able to:
Admire the work of Milton Keynes-based maker-artists who work with ceramics, textiles, wood, metal and glass
Get inspired to make three-dimensional artistic objects yourself
Make creative connections by sharing your skills and interests with your local neighbours

 Locations & Dates

The Roadshow will be visiting several locations within the Milton Keynes area during 2017

MAY

The Westbury
Arts Centre
(In the Barn)

Dates and times

12th-14th May 11-5

18th-19th May 11-4

20th-21st May 11-5

Free admission

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JUNE

The Milton Keynes Museum
(in the exhibition room and the Granary cafe.)

Dates and times

7th-25th June 11-4:30

Usual Museum admission charges apply.

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JULY

The Saplings Children’s Centre

Dates and times

6th July

Free admission

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JULY

Milton Keynes Central Library
(In the Event Space)

Dates and times

From 10th July – 29th July

During Library opening hours

Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 9-6

Thurs – 9-8

Sat 9-5

Free admission

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October

Milton Keynes College
(In Gallery 2000, Silbury Boulevard)

Dates and times

From 2nd – 27th October

Free admission

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December

Lacemaking and book sales Three Hares Gallery during Dickens of a Christmas

Dates and times

Tues – Sat 10:30am – 3:30pm

3rd December

Free admission

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The Roadshow includes these special events

Thursday 18th May

Soirée
Music & poetry at the exhibition

Tickets £12

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Sunday 3rd December

Lacemaking and book sales at Dickens of a Christmas at the Cowper and Newton Museum Three Hares Gallery

Free admission

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The Maker-Artists

Work by the following maker-artists will be on display during the Roadshow.

Judit Acsai, Soraya Billimoria, Jane Charles, Juan Victor Cobos, Mark Compton, Helen denDulk, Kate Edwards, Louis Francis, Julienne Hanson, George Hart, Rosa Wiland Holmes, Kirsteen Holuj, Gillian Hughes, Sally Hutson, Lisa Kinrade, Elizabeth Knight, Lynne Lane, Andrew McDermott, Elaine Mckenzie, Elaine Marsh, Nicholas Packham, Jane Sharp, Melanie Watts, David Whittington-Jones, Rosemary Wright

The book ‘Maker-Artists of Milton Keynes’ is available at Waterstones, Amazon ,Eddie & Pearl in Stony Stratford; Mrs B’s Emporium in Wolverton, MK Biergarten in Wolverton; Afterglow in Olney; the Central Library, MK or signed copies from

makerartistsmk@gmail.com

With thanks to our partners for their support

Exhibition Photography by Brian Tomlinson www.bt-photography.co.uk