Free talk with Ann Hill: making memories through quilting

Free talk with Ann Hill. Ann is coordinator of the Quilters Guild of the British Isles of Scotland and Quilter in Residence at Alzheimer Scotland. “My first love is my family and my second is quilting – the two work very well together.” Ann Hill To coincide with our ‘Quilt Art: Dialogues exhibition’ which is currently…

Energise talk with Ted Leeming and Morag Paterson

To accompany the current ‘Energise’ exhibition taking place at Kirkcudbright Galleries, photographers Ted Leeming and Morag Paterson will give an artist talk. The exhibition, by Upland CIC, presents a selection of work by it’s members. It aims to showcase a diverse range of works highlighting the topical issues of climate change, renewable energy and conservation…

Timmy Mallett – In his Father’s footsteps

  Timmy Mallett, The Cycling Artist, legendary children’s entertainer will return to Kirkcudbright for two talks only at Kirkcudbright Galleries! Featuring original artworks by Timmy and his Dad Michael Mallett! In 1966 Timmy’s dad Michael Mallet visited the region on holiday with his mum. Like Timmy, Michael was a keen artist, and never without easel….

Scotland’s Early Silver talk

Kirkcudbright Galleries Mezzanine, 7pm – 8pm From Roman bribes to Viking treasures: early silver in Scotland and beyond Martin Goldberg and Adrián Maldonado Silver first arrived in Scotland through contact with the Roman Empire through subsidies, military pay, diplomacy and loot. This new and exotic material quickly became the most prestigious material for displaying power….