You are invited to the first BALTIC Late, an evening night opening of new exhibitions, intriguing talks, a performance, book-making and special offers.
Join designer Cheryl Lumley and learn how to turn fabric remnants, buttons and wool into beautiful Christmas decorations with simple sewing. Enjoy a glass of fizz, a cuppa and cake. Get in the festive mood with a sustainable craft that you can either keep or gift to someone special.
Celebrate the festive season this year in BALTIC’s Winter Woodland. Get creative making two Christmas tree decorations, yours to take home and treasure. Play with the wood elves and join in with our 12 Days of Christmas sing-along before settling down for a hot chocolate with marshmallows while the elves go about their special Christmas gift-giving.
Book your space on an intimate Zine Making Workshop taking place Saturday 9 February 2019. Join Gary Malkin, BALTIC Producer (Documentation, Library & Archive), to make a zine or artist’s book, using the BALTIC Library collection as a source of inspiration.
Celebrate World Book Day by making a book with artist Theresa Easton in this informal workshop. This practical and creative session will explore book-making techniques including Chapbooks, pamphlet stitch, concertina and Turkish Fold.
Celebrate World Poetry Day in this Poetry Zine Making Workshop with artist and poet Stevie Ronnie. Explore texts from BALTIC Library in this intimate engaging session where you’ll be guided through the process of making a Poetry Zine.
BALTIC Self-Publishing Artists’ Market will return on Saturday 27 April, with over 50 artists, bookmakers, small press publishers, printmakers, artist’s groups and zine makers selling their work. Artist-led activities and performances will also accompany this special one-day event.