Art In The Pen Skipton | 13 - 14 August 2022
THE NORTH'S LEADING ART EVENT
The North's leading art and craft event is back at Skipton Auction Mart for Art In The Pen 2022!
And this year’s event promises to be bigger and better than ever! The Art Shop Skipton will be showcasing all sorts of art related fun, entertainment, prizes, products and techniques throughout the weekend.
See hundreds of artists transform cattle pens into galleries to sell their original work. With an abundance of creativity and craftsmanship at every turn. So whether you’re a collector, buying for the first time or just want an inspirational day out Art in the Pen provides a wonderful opportunity to discover new, emerging and established talent.
WITNESS LIVE ART
See the outstanding street artist Roo create something truly amazing in front of your eyes as she transforms a huge 3.6m x 1.5m canvas into a stunning piece of original artwork.
ARTIST DEMO AREAS
Watch as a number of professional artists take you through the techniques they use in their own work live as they demonstrate using an impressive array of Winsor and Newton, Derwent, Daler Rowney and Unison ranges.
EXPLORE THE PEBEO DISCOVERY AREA
Pick up expert hints, tips and get hands on with friendly Pebeo technicians as they walk you through various techniques and show off the latest materials and innovative art products.
A DEDICATED RETAIL AREA
A huge array of art and craft goods will be available in The Art Shop Skipton’s fantastic pop up shop. With an incredible range of products from leading brands, they will be ready to supply everyone with all the materials they need, all, of course, at special show prices!
ACRYLIC POURING LIVE
Watch as our outstanding presenters inspire audiences throughout the weekend. Fantastic theatre style demonstrations will explore the incredible possibilities of the brilliant Pebeo Acrylic pouring range. The entertaining atmosphere and step by step guides will entertain and spark creativity in all that see them.
WIN AMAZING PRIZES
Everyone is a winner with the Spin the Wheel area! Each person that participates in any of the demos, tech areas, or makes a Pebeo purchase will get a chance to spin the wheel and win. With fantastic accessories and products up for grabs, it’s free to enter so why not try your luck?
The paint pen pioneers will be running interactive workshops that showcase the amazing effects that can be achieved with Posca Pens. Included with the entry price, these workshop have limited space and promise to fill up fast. Customers must book their place at The Art Shop Skipton sales area as soon as they can to avoid disappointment. Plus Posca experts will be on hand at product technique tables to share their fantastic product know-how with everyone.
WINSOR & NEWTON WORKSHOPS
Come and see the superb professional artist demonstrates the amazing quality of the Winsor and Newton watercolour range in one of their captivating workshops. Held throughout the event, these popular demos should be booked in advance to avoid disappointment.
TRIP TO MARSAILLES
Win a trip for two to the Pebeo factory in Marseille (terms & conditions apply) It’s free to enter so why not try your luck?
BOB ROSS WORKSHOPS
Follow in the footsteps of the TV art legend and create your own happy accidents. Join the official product Bob Ross company as they take visitors through the techniques used by the man himself in these happy little workshops.
FOOD AND DRINK
Make the most of your day out and take a relaxing break at the café. Refuel with snacks, hot food, tea and coffee.
BOOK YOUR TICKETS NOW
With an abundance of artistic activities and talent to discover, why not join us at this unmissable celebration of creativity?
The show is to be held at Skipton Auction Mart between on Saturday 13th August and Sunday 14th August. Tickets are just £6, there’s free entry for under 16’s and parking is free!
Click the link below to find out even more or book tickets for this fantastic event through The Art In The Pen website!