Final call for stallholders

wooden Christmas decorations

This is an excellent opportunity to sell your work from the gallery. There will be festive refreshments and the perennial raffle.

For further details and bookings email Tomke by 15th November.

The market will take place on the 7th December in the Learning Room at the Hatton Gallery. A ‘stall’ comprises a trestle table plus you own support equipment. Single stall £20 or £30 if shared (so, £15 per person).

Christmas Market – a call for stall holders

wooden Christmas decorations

Our second Christmas Market will take place on Saturday 7th December Dec, 10:00-16:00. It will be an opportunity to sell your artwork, and crafted goods, There will be festive refreshments, a raffle and an opportunity to find unique and beautiful Christmas presents

If you’re interested in in a stall, send an email including a short description of items/goods to be sold and whether you want a full of half stall (if you have a sharing exhibitor in mind, please tell us  that, too) to FOTHevents@gmail.com by 15 Nov 2019.

A ‘stall’ is a 6ft trestle table. Exhibitors need to bring any support equipment as required (stands/rails/cash box incl. change or float)

Costs: Single stall £20/ £30 for a shared stall with another exhibitor (£15 each)

Places are limited and available on a first come first served basis.

Dates for your diary

Further details of the following events and talks will appear in the next bulletin issue.

In the meantime, please make a note in your diary where appropriate.


Lecture by Prof Richard Talbot

Wednesday 6th November, 13:00, Venue to be confirmed

Organised jointly by FotH and Newcastle University Retired Staff Society (RSS)

Should all art students learn to paint and draw


Lecture by Jeffrey Sarmiento

Jeffrey Sarmiento is from the National Glass Centre Sunderland and Sunderland University

Saturday 9th November, 11:00, Learning Room, Hatton Gallery

Organised through the Contemporary Art Club

Title to be confirmed


Christmas Market

Awaiting confirmation of dates. We are aiming for Saturday 7th December with a second option of Saturday 14th December, 10:00-16:00


Short Course in Printmaking by Vhairi Cardinal & Caroline Coode

Vhairi Cardinal & Caroline Coode will be running a short course in printmaking on the following dates:

  • Saturday 23rd November 2019
  • Saturday 30th November 2019
  • 25th January 2020
  • 1st February 2020

The course sessions will take place in the Learning Room, Hatton Gallery and will run from 10:30-16:00

The course will include an introduction to simple screen-printing and the 2-plate process in addition to other techniques.

Booking forms and further details will be available in the September bulletin.