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Words by the Water Festival Bursary

February 20, 2013 1:14 pm / Events, Literature / No comments

Words by the Water Festival of Words and Ideas 1st – 10th March 2013 Theatre by the Lake, Keswick Words by the Water Festival offers free tickets for young people aged between 17-25   The organisers of the Words by the Water festival will once again be offering free tickets for young people aged 17 to 25. The ‘Enquire and Inspire’ bursary scheme offers young people the chance to attend this popular ten-day festival, and listen to some of the writers, politicians, broadcasters and commentators attending, for free. Launched in 2012 it is hoped that the offer of free tickets […]

 
C-Art 2013 launched for another year

C-Art 2013 launched for another year

December 11, 2012 4:23 pm / Events, General / No comments

After a second hugely productive year in which 134 artists and independent galleries opened their studios to 11,500 visitors generating in excess of £76,000 in sales, planning is already in place for C-Art 2013 to highlight the best Cumbrian visual and applied arts in another two-week event this September.   Director Adrian Lochhead says “C-Art is a fantastic project that is really unique in bringing the county’s visual arts together under one banner; we are really proud of it – though it keeps us busy!  Our problem is how to fit all of the artists and galleries into the catalogue!  It […]

 
Penrith’s Winter Droving event gains momentum

Penrith’s Winter Droving event gains momentum

October 28, 2012 12:53 pm / Events / No comments

Plans for Penrith’s new Winter Droving event, which will take place on Saturday 24th November are coming together as community groups, artists and businesses join forces to develop a new signature event for the town. Eden Arts, who are producing the Winter Droving event put out a call recently for artists, musicians, community groups and schools to come together to join in with the event taking place in Penrith.  The Winter Droving will celebrate Penrith’s rich agricultural heritage and marks the beginning of Christmas festivities in the town.  A large-scale participatory fire procession will wind its way through the streets […]

 
Limited edition Mark Watson Masks!

Limited edition Mark Watson Masks!

November 1, 2011 9:37 am / Events / No comments

We are going Mark Watson crazy in the Eden Arts office this week. The next 10 people to purchase tickets to his Penrith show on Sat 19 Nov through See Tickets will receive one of these limited edition Mark Watson masks! Get yours now! Visit the See Tickets website here