There is a fantastic range of events that take place in and around Ullswater each year that celebrate the rich diversity, local history, culture and beauty of the area. Highlights include the world famous Marmalade Festival, the popular Winter Droving, Ullswater Walking Festival or Ullswater’s very own Daff Fest. Or perhaps one of the many sporting events, such as the Ullswater Triathlon or the Epic Lakes Swim is more your cup of tea?

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Animal Sculptures from Recycled Material with Artist Mark Gibbs

2nd June @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm


In this artist-led class, you will make a 3D animal from the contents of your recycling bin. Mark is a professional artist with over 20 years’ experience in leading both adult and children’s creative classes.

Mark makes animals and birds from recycled materials. His intricate sculptures have been exhibited nationally and internationally including in our current New Light Art Prize Exhibition, in the main Gallery.

All the materials will be provided. Please just wear old clothes or an apron. Please bring with you a full bag of your home recycling, especially cardboard and clean plastic, but not tins or glass

11am – 4pm
£70 pp including everything you will need except your recycling bag
Minimum Age 16
Maximum of 12 in the class


2nd June
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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01768 868000
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The Rheged Centre, Redhills
Penrith , Cumbria CA11 0DQ United Kingdom
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01768 860008
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