Come with friends and family and get some original art and Christmas gifts! The Putney School of Art and Design Christmas Fair will take place on the 4th December 2022, 10am – 5pm, in the Art School building in Oxford Road SW15 2LQ. Refreshments will be offered in the cafe throughout the day.
The arts and crafts stalls and display will include original prints, limited edition photographs, framed work and beautiful and quirky ceramics. See preview of some of the artworks in our Online Gallery. Unique collection of artists original cards will be available, created specially for this event. Buy a postcard and go into a draw for a chance to win a copy of – Frank Auerbach: Speaking and Painting by Catherine Lampert. We have two signed copies!
PRIZES! Books signed by Frank Auerbach himself !
There will be a free children’s art workshop including pottery and accomplished author/illustrator Jane Porter will be there selling and signing the copies of her books.
Christmas Fair 2022_Jane Porter-illustrations
Below an overview of all that will be happening at the fair
ARTS AND CRAFTS
CRAFT STALLS, PAINTINGS, ORIGINAL PRINTS, CERAMICS, ART BOOKS
GIFTS AND ORIGINAL ART POSTCARDS
LIVE MUSIC, MULLED WINE
CHILDREN’S BOOKS AND ACTIVITIES
FRIENDS MERCHANDISE – SPECIAL OFFERS AND DISCOUNTS :)
‘Musicians’ – collage by Fleur Tookey, artists, Friends committee member
This annual showcase and fundraising event is organised by Putney School of Art and Design (PSAD) and Friends of the School (FPSAD). Whilst raising the profile of the individual artists this event will showcase the School art and design courses. There will be an opportunity for budding artists to talk to students and teachers about studying at the school.
We look forward to seeing you there!
PSAD Christmas Fair 2022 – Photo by Mark Hayman, artist, Friends committee member
How to get involved
Donate for the FPSAD to raise money for the School:
Postcards – make a postcard sized original for the postcard wall, hand in finished work to the office
Pots (for sale) – please leave donated pots in reception area at Disraeli road site – seconds welcome, one person’s reject can easily be an object of joy to someone else !
(Please note the basement in Oxford Road is no longer used for pottery donations.)
Send us your preview artworks – we will be publishing them in our online Gallery here.
Spread the word – contact your friends and neighbours !
How to apply for exhibition space – information for next year