Derbyshire Open Arts at Banks Mill

26 May 2018 – 28 May 2018

Regular hours

10:00 – 15:00

Cost of entry


Banks Mill Studios

Derby, United Kingdom


Travel Information

  • Derby Bus Station - 17 mins walk, Bus Stop opposite Seven Stars pub on King Street - 4 mins walk,
  • Derby Railway Station, 30 mins walk

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Visit Banks Mill Studios during the popular Derbyshire Open Arts festival on 26, 27 and 28 May to meet nine artists, designers and makers all under one roof.


You can meet our artists in their working studios and buy or commission original artwork and handmade products direct from the artists themselves. 

With free entry the studios, on Bridge Street, Derby, DE1 3LB, will be open from 10am-5pm each day and work on show will include fine art, contemporary glass art, ceramics, magazine collage art, mixed media art, textiles, jewellery and upcycled garments.

Free car parking can be found at the Enterprise Centre, just a minutes’ walk from Banks Mill along with pay and display on street parking in the surrounding area which is free on Sunday.

Artists showing at Banks Mill this year are: 

Kirstie Adamson – Magazine Collage Artist

Susan Bedford - Mixed Media Artist

Barbara Colbert - Charcoal Drawing

Stevie Davies - Contemporary Fused Glass

Kim Fowler – Artist and Illustration

Mig Holder - Mixed Media Artist & Garment Upcycling

Sue McNair – Ceramicist

Emily Smalley - Textile Artist

Christine Thomas - Mixed Media Artist

For more information regarding the event visit the website www.banksmill.co.uk/whats-on or ring 01332 597866.  To download a festival brochure and map visit www.derbyshireopenarts.co.uk

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Exhibiting artists

Kim Fowler

Barbara Colbert

Mig Holder

Sue McNair

Christine Thomas

Kirstie Adamson

Emily Smalley

Stevie Davies

Susan Bedford


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