Monday, 16 January 2017

Sandra Derry Art Exhibition at Fairhaven Garden Norfolk Broads

Great Trees by Sandra Derry
Sandra Derry presents her first solo exhibition at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden, in the Norfolk Broads, from Tuesday 31 January to Sunday, 5 February, 2017, open 10am to 4pm, with free entry to the exhibition. Sandra is a Norfolk artist who paints rural scenes. She will be in residence throughout the exhibition run and will be working on new paintings.

Tractors, old and new, are painted in watercolour and acrylic from pictures taken while driving around the countryside. Trees are captured in their natural state and show their form and changing colours throughout the year. Some of her work features Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden. Her cards and prints will be available at the exhibition, along with her first children’s story book Curly Sheep’s Bad Hair Day.

Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden is at South Walsham, nine miles east of Norwich, signposted off A47 at B1140 junction, t. 01603 270449,

The garden is open daily all year 10am to 5pm (closed Christmas Day and closes 4pm during the winter), also open Wednesdays until 9pm from May to the end of August.  Garden entry is adults £6.50, concessions £5.90 and children £3.75 (under 5 free). Free entry to tearoom, gift shop and plant sales.

There is wheelchair access throughout the garden, including a Sensory Garden and boat trips (April to October, additional charge). Visitors requiring special facilities are advised to telephone in advance, mobility scooters available.

Dogs are welcome on leads; small charge to cover poop scoop.