In the Window - Ruth Ball Enamel 1st - 30th November 2017
Ruth Ball is our artist member selection for our In The Window showcase for November. The extent of her making spans contemporary jewellery, fine silverware and unique artworks for public or private display.
Colour Mapping - 18th November 2017 - 13th January 2018
This exhibition continues our tradition of print and jewellery over the festive season.
For 2017/18 our featured printmaker will be Colin Moore along with 11 jewellers that complement the strong lines and colours of Colin’s work.
Creative block printing workshop - Sunday 19th November 2017
During this workshop you will create amazing prints without a press using a range of unusual materials and objects as printing blocks. You will also have the opportunity to use ready made small wood printing blocks and prepare your own blocks from unusual soft material.
Outreach Programme / Workshops / Residencies
See the latest updates from our ongoing Outreach programme. We have been successfully working with health and social care partners, including Person Shaped Support (PSS) on an outreach programme of artist–led workshops and residencies to demonstrate the benefits that craft can have on a person’s overall health and wellbeing.
Leading the Way in Contemporary Crafts
The Bluecoat Display Centre is a nationally and internationally recognised contemporary craft and design gallery that has been established since 1959.
We sell, exhibit and promote over 350 selected contemporary craftspeople each year working in a broad variety of media.
Bluecoat Display Centre has been a registered charity since 2010: Charities number 1136680