Open for Art 2017 – weekend arts festival

jelly’s Open for Art weekend festival is back from Friday 30 June until Sunday 2 July. Now in its 4th year, it is back better than ever with 3-days of dance, painting, photography, drawing, trails, drama, illustration, music, talks, walks, performance art, printmaking, textiles, fashion, design, animation and workshops. This year we will be focusing on […]

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Make an A Line Skirt with designer Marilla Walker

Escape for a day of sewing in the luxury surroundings of Malmaison Hotel, Reading to create your own beautifully tailored A Line Skirt in an all-day workshop led by independent designer Marilla Walker. This exclusive event will take place on Saturday 4th March, 10am – 5pm for up to 6 participants. The day includes a delicious lunch […]

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The relaunch of Pigeon Street

This week Pigeon Street, as part of its projected relaunch, will be featuring in The Conversation Space. This is the space in Jackson’s Corner (just further along the road, past the main doors), dedicated to trying out new ideas. Every other week a new artist is resident, making work, testing out and developing their ideas. […]

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Meet your Maker 2016 – Nomad Bakery and friends

This year we are so pleased to welcome some talented makers of treats that are edible to makeRDG. Roll up, roll up for bread and cake and fudge and jam and vegan treats and pancakes! Gifts for friends, gifts for teachers, gifts for yourself. But the burning question on everyone’s lips is Christmas cake or […]

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Meet your Maker 2016 – Santa Claus

We interrupt our usual makers profiles today for something rather special. Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, let’s hope you’ve been nice because yesterday we spoke to someone dressed in red and white and he’s getting his list ready. Make sure you book your place to meet him on Saturday 3rd, Sunday 4th, Saturday 10th and Sunday […]

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