Events

22nd May
Willow Weaving with Sue Kirk

**CANCELLED**   Willow Weaving Garden Structures 10am – 3.30pm, 22nd May 2018 Lamport Masterclasses present Willow Weaving with Sue Kirk, a workshop with practical instruction.   Sue uses Black Maul willow grown by Steven

27-28th May
Festival of Country Life

Festival Of Country Life 10am – 5pm, Sunday 27 and Bank Holiday Monday 28 May 2018 ‘A lovely traditional show’ for all the family – something for everyone! Craft stalls – Antiques stalls –

2nd June
Photography with Peter Hallam

Explore Your Camera Part 1 – Get off Auto 10am – 4pm, 2nd June 2018 Essential camera skills. Get off Auto to control the look of your photos. Lamport Masterclasses present Photography with Peter

10th June
Rag Rugs with Helen Mather

Hooky and Proggy Rag Rugs Workshop 10am – 4pm, 10th June 2018   Rag Rugs were a common sight in many homes in the mid-20th century. Made from old sacks and recycled fabrics they

15th June
The Country House Between the Wars

The Country House Between the Wars 15 June 2018   One day conference with the University of Buckingham. The resurgence of interest in the country house between the wars suggests this is a good

16th June
Drawing & Painting with Pat Taylor

Drawing & Painting the Early Summer Landscape 10am – 4pm, 16th June 2018 Lamport Masterclasses present a one-day course using various drawing and painting media to capture the morning and afternoon light on summer

18th June
Watercolours with Catherine Staveley

Working towards Abstraction in Watercolour 10am – 4pm, 18th June 2018 Lamport Masterclasses present a workshop on using all the colours in the colour wheel in one composition. Booking essential: 01604 781339  

24th June
Photography with Peter Hallam

Explore Your Camera Part 1 – Get off Auto 10am – 4pm, 24th June 2018 Essential camera skills. Get off Auto to control the look of your photos. Lamport Masterclasses present Photography with Peter

30th June
Gaudi Mosaic with Andrew Wynne

Gaudi Mosaic 10am – 4pm, 30th June 2018 *Please note this date has been amended, the class has been rescheduled from the 12th May 2018* An exciting workshop for all levels of ability, celebrating

19th July
Stained Glass with Gillian & David Wing

Stained Glass Workshop 10am – 4pm, 19th July 2018   Lamport Masterclasses present an informative and practical stained glass workshop tutored by Gillian and David Wing of Strawberry Glass. Enjoy exploring traditional glasswork skills

21st July
Much Ado About Nothing

‘Much Ado About Nothing’ by William Shakespeare 6.30pm (gates open 5.30pm), 21st July 2018 Bring a picnic and settle down in the Lamport gardens to enjoy a live performance in the gardens by The

21st-22nd July
Arts at Lamport

Northamptonshire’s Ideal Countrymen & Harborough Artists Cluster Summer Exhibition 21st – 22nd July 2018 Opens at 10.00am   A weekend of art exhibitions, demonstrations, workshops and guest speakers. Over one weekend, Arts at Lamport offers

22nd July
Trad Jazz in the Garden

Trad Jazz in the Gardens 2pm-5pm (gates open 1pm), 22nd July 2018 Bring a picnic and enjoy traditional New Orleans Jazz With The Tame Valley Stompers Allstars – back by popular demand! Music from

27th July
Music & Supper

‘Music & Supper’ Friday 27th July 6.30pm   FROM DUSK TO DAWN   Aquilae Duo – Lisa Nelsen, flute and Eleanor Turner, harp   Lisa Nelsen and Eleanor Turner play together with an infectious

4th August
Drawing & Painting with Pat Taylor

Drawing and Painting the Summer Landscape 10am – 4pm, 4th August 2018 Lamport Masterclasses present a one-day art course with Pat Taylor. This offers more time for individual and group tuition in exploring landscape,

18th August
Bookbinding with Doug Mitchell

Bookbinding for Beginners 10am – 4pm, 18th August 2018 The fascination for books goes without saying but the mechanics behind them is even more so. This masterclass will look at all these elements and

26-27th August
Antique & Vintage Fair

Antique & Vintage Fair 10am- 4pm, Sunday 26th & Bank Holiday Monday 27th August 2018 Whether you are looking for something in particular, or just like to browse through interesting antiques, furniture, books, pictures,

1st September
Photography with Peter Hallam

Explore Your Camera Part 1 – Get off Auto 10am – 4pm, 1st September 2018   Essential camera skills. Get off Auto to control the look of your photos. If you’ve been using your

4th September
Watercolours with Catherine Staveley

Working towards Abstraction in Watercolour 10am – 4pm, 4th September 2018 Lamport Masterclasses present a one-day art course with Catherine Staveley, focusing on the use of watercolours. Booking essential: 01604 781339  

8th September
Roman Style Mosaic with Andrew Wynne

Roman Style Mosaics 10am – 4pm, 8th September 2018   A mosaic workshop with a more traditional approach to depict scenes, animals, portraits …. and also decorative pattern, using ceramic and glass on a

15th September
Painting & Drawing with Pat Taylor

Painting & Drawing the Autumn Landscape 10am – 4pm, 15th September 2018 Lamport Masterclasses present a one-day art course with Pat Taylor. Enjoy the splendour of texture, colour and form in the late summer

29th September
Autumn Wreaths with Megan & Sandra

Autumn Wreath Masterclass 10am – 12.30pm, 29th September 2018   Aphrodite Arrangements are a new exciting addition to our Masterclass Series 2018. Megan and Sandra are a Mother and Daughter team inspired by their love

6th October
Photography with Peter Hallam

Explore Your Camera Part 1 – Get off Auto 10am – 4pm, 6th October 2018 Essential camera skills. Get off Auto to control the look of your photos. If you’ve been using your camera

7th October
Rag Rugs with Helen Mather

Hooky and Proggy Rag Rugs Workshop 10am – 4pm, 7th October 2018   Rag Rugs were a common sight in many homes in the mid-20th century. Made from old sacks and recycled fabrics they

13-14 October
Autumn Gift & Craft Fair

Autumn Gift And Craft Fair Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 October 10.00am – 4.00pm Once again the Gift & Craft Fair returns to Lamport Hall. With over 70 stalls showcasing jewellery, decorative glassware, jams,

7th November
Willow Weaving with Sue Kirk

Willow Weaving Bird Sculptures 10am – 4pm, 7th November 2018 Lamport Masterclasses presents Willow Weaving with Sue Kirk, a workshop with practical instruction. Sue uses Black Maul willow grown by Steven Pearce and P.H.Coates who