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A walking tour of artist’s studios in the University of Reading area
June 9, 2018 - June 10, 2018


June 9, 2018
June 10, 2018
11am - 6pm
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The Museum of English Rural Life
The Museum of English Rural Life, Redlands Road
Reading, Berkshire RG1 5EX United Kingdom
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Painting of cows by artist, Katie Wilkins

The MERL is very pleased to host 3 artists as part of this year’s Whiteknights Studio Trail

Joan McQuillan

Stitched embroidered textiles.

“Combining research, experimenting and using a wide variety of media I strive to push boundaries to create something unique with fabric and thread.”

Kate Powell

Upholstery, textile design.

Kate Powell is a designer / maker trained in traditional and modern upholstery exhibiting her own designs and re-upholstered pieces incorporating her own printed textiles.

Katie Wilkins

Katie lives in the Berkshire countryside. This setting is the inspiration for her work which is primarily figurative oil paintings and drypoint etchings of livestock and other animals.

You can also take a break in the cafe area or have a picnic in our peaceful garden.

The museum, including galleries, shop, cafe and garden will be open until 6pm on the Saturday and Sunday.

For further details visit www.studiotrail.co.uk