'Artists are gnostics, and practise what the priests think is long forgotten.' - Hugo Ball

Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Harpenden Art Trail

This year Open Studios in Harpenden has been boosted by a new Harpenden Art Trail leaflet, put together by fellow Artscape Arts artist Hillary Taylor, that takes you around all the studios and exhibitions in the Harpenden area throughout September. This supplements the usual Open Studios Brochure for the whole of Hertfordshire and has a local focus. The PDF version has clickable links to maps and studios locations! Downloadable PDF of the Map.

'With a local focus, visiting studios in and around Harpenden has just got even easier with the release this week of the Harpenden and District Art Trail. This handy leaflet, the size of a takeaway menu, has all the essential information needed to help visitors plan their visits and get around studios in Harpenden, Redbourn and Kimpton. The simplified map, surrounded by sample artwork, indicates where studios and other art displays can be found. In addition, at-a-glance summaries identify studios open on any particular day, contact information and also highlight where visitors can find particular art forms.
For the increasing numbers armed with smartphones or tablets, the trail can be downloaded as a pdf from Herts Visual Arts and a number of other locations. This pdf contains clickable links to further brochure information and artist web sites. With a car essential for travelling between many studios, perhaps the most important component of the trail map are links that click through to on-line maps for ease of navigation. The trail is also available (without the clickable links) as a jpg for social media and more.'
Visit the HVA Website for further information about Open Studios in Harpenden. You will also find regular upates on the Harpenden arts scene by following The Harpenden Art Hub on Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/HarpendenArtHub?fref=ts

Don't forget to visit my Open Studios at Artscape, Harpenden, with fellow artists Teresa Newham, Hillary Taylor, Judi Menges and Pauline Ashley:

Artscape Arts. Artscape, 8 Southdown Industrial Estate, Marlborough Road (off Southdown Road), HARPENDEN, AL5 1PW
EXHIBITION:1-27 Sept (not Sundays or during classes). OPEN STUDIOS: as shown:
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6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28
Sat/Wed/Fri 1pm-4.30pm * Thu 1pm-8pm 

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