April 11-18th, 2013

Come and meet the wish fish in its new home

Come and see our Wish Fish at its new home in the aquarium. Made by the committee at a workshop delivered by Tony Crosbie for the Fish Festival to highlight Art 8 as Newquay’s Arts Festival, it was great fun to make.  ‘A Why Don’t You’ for the committee members.  On the Saturday, it swam
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Art8 – Arts Trail

Follow the Trail around the town as there are lots of creative people in and around Newquay. There will be a variety of paintings whether abstract or minimal, seascapes and landscapes, surf art, ceramics, sculptures all on display in shops, cafes, galleries, and hotels in or around the town.  Start from one or dip in
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Kickstart8 – Art8 2013 Launch Event

Do you live in the Newquay area and would love to see more of the arts? Are you passionate about promoting a positive Newquay? Do you fancy trying something different or learning something new? Are you an artist who wants an audience? If so, Newquay is just about to get more exciting! Plans are underway
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Hotel Victoria and Le Shed, Vintage Fair Confirmed

The Hotel Victoria has confirmed that it will be hosting the vintage fair again this year. Le Shed will handle all of the stalls and traders as well as adding their own goods. Stalls will be selling true vintage clothes, homewares, jewellery and original pieces made from vintage finds. The Vintage Fair will be held at the Hotel Victoria
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Art8 Categories Are Announced

The categories for Art8 this year have been decided as the following… Art & Design Craft Film & Photography Dance Theatre & Spoken Word Music Literature Etcetera They have been chosen to be as inclusive and self-explanatory as possible. Entry is now open for all of the categories. Etcetera has been added to incorporate all
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Art8Newquay: Newquay Art8 Festival is looking for a whole team of volunteers to help out during 11th and 18th April 2013. http://t.co/bviivfgbzw
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Art8Newquay: The programme is going to print tomorrow, the online guide will be launched very soon! Watch this space for all the exciting events!!!
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Art8Newquay: Art8 committee currently in @watershedshop putting the final touches to the programme! Exciting times!
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