Blackwell is one of Britain's finest Arts & Crafts historic houses. Located in the Lake District, south of Bowness, Cumbria with views over Windermere...

Current and forthcoming exhibitions & displays at Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House.

Lectures, Talks, Walking Tours, Family Activities at Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House.

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  • Come along to this popular Saturday morning art club and join Ellie, Karen or Anne-Marie...
    Saturday 23 May, 1More.....
  • This playful activity will inspire you to create your own unique portrait using drawing...
    Saturday 23 - SatuMore.....
  • Our resident rag rugger joins us every other Wednesday where she continues to work on her...
    Wednesday 27 May, More.....
  • Join us in our pop up drawing class and be inspired by the exhibitions and collection.
    Wednesday 27 May, More.....
  • Inspired by Barbara Hepworth’s colourful prints, our half-day workshop will explore...
    Wednesday 27 May, More.....
  • Join Adrian Stone, Conservation Workshop Manager, as he explores how different types of...
    Thursday 28 May, 2More.....
  • Learn about Arts & Crafts textiles while creating some of your own needlework during...
    Friday 29 May, 2pmMore.....
  • Our weekly event for the under fives is inspired by the exhibitions. Artists Hannah Fox...
    Friday 29 May, 10.More.....
  • Come along to this popular Saturday morning art club and join Ellie, Karen or Anne-Marie...
    Saturday 30 May, 1More.....
  • This year we are taking a painting from our collection, Svolvaer Motif by artist Keith...
    Throughout JuneMore.....
  • Our monthly gatherings are informal and social, stimulate lively discussion, generate...
    Tuesday 2 June, 2pMore.....
  • Visual artist Celia Burbush invites you to explore the features, history and significance...
    Tuesday 2 June, 10More.....
  • A close look at the 1853 Columbian Printing Press that sits proudly in the entrance area...
    Wednesday 3 June, More.....
  • A FREE workshop for 2 to 5 year olds at Windermere Jetty: Just Visiting in Brockhole.
    Thursday 4 June, 1More.....
  • Our weekly event for the under fives is inspired by the exhibitions. Artists Hannah Fox...
    Friday 5 June, 10.More.....
  • Come along to this popular Saturday morning art club and join Ellie, Karen or Anne-Marie...
    Saturday 6 June, 1More.....