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A SOUTHPORT ARTS TRAIL – APRIL 30th to MAY 14th 2016 – FREE CREATIVE EVENTS ALL OVER SOUTHPORT – MAKEITWORKSHOP UNIT 12 CAMBRIDGE WALKS, CAMBRIDGE ARCADE, SOUTHPORT, PR8 1EN .. MAP REF NO 8  – COME AND JOIN US FOR SOME FABULOUS DEMONSTRATIONS AND JOIN THE ART TRAIL COMPETITION TO WIN SOME AMAZING PRIZES – WE CANT WAIT TO SEE YOU 

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 Southport are hosting its 7th Annual Arts Trail and aims to celebrate the arts community in which we live and work. Each year the event grows and develops its own personality, but the cause remains constant; to build the creative voice of our wonderful town, showcase the artistic and creative presence and make it easily accessible to residents and visitors alike.
Textile artists from Southport and surrounds have come together to exhibit and sell creative textile wall art and 3D pieces. There will be demonstrations of textile techniques on the dates below.   Check out the link for further information http://www.sca-arts-trail.co.uk
We are also involved in the Art Around Town Competition. Join in with this Arts Trail Competition and you are in with a chance to win some amazing prizes! 
All you have to do is follow the Trail Competion Map around Southport Town Centre’s lovely shopping area and spot the Artworks in the Windows, RECORD what you find on the sheet and hand in your completed form by 6th June 2016.
Pick up your entry form from 16th April 2016 from Arthouse, 65 Eastbank Street, Southport, PR8 1EJ. Map number 1.

TEXTILE DEMONSTRATIONS:
Silk Painting,    Annette Bailey-SCA ARTIST ,Thursday May 5th ,time ,12 to 3pm . 
Block Printing,    Debbie Matthews -SCA Artist,Sat May 7th, Time, 12 to 2pm.  
Weaving ,    Merseyside guild of Weavers, Wednesday 4th+ 11th May , Time 11am to 4pm.
Textile covered Concertina Booklet,    Annette Bailey Sca Artist, Thursday 5th May, Time 12 to 3pm.
Transfer printing,   Jo ,SCA Artist , Sat May 14th,Time 12 to 3pm. 

Why not pop into our main shop and check out our fabulous retro, collectable and rare items and say hello, we would love to see you.  MAKEITWORKSHOP, Cambridge Walks, Cambridge Arcade, Southport, PR8 1EN.  Our Facebook page is https://www.facebook.com/MakeItWorkShopCICSouthport/.  Telephone 01794 525123.  

This years Art Trail forms a part of the Southport Festival which, supported by Southport BID, recognises the breathe of creative talent that everyone can enjoy, as part of life in Southport.