Come Out And Get Creative In Merton

Launch weekend for annual Arts Trail

Come out and Get Creative is the challenge to Merton residents during the borough’s annual Arts Trail in September.

Free taster sessions and workshops are on offer throughout the borough to help you rediscover your inner artist.

•Try your hand at screen printing, collage, drawing, painting and textiles during the launch weekend on 12 and 13 September on The Piazza on Wimbledon Broadway during Love Wimbledon’s Autumn Arts season and at The Craft Gallery at Merton Abbey Mills.

•Join in the family-friendly fun on the free KickIt Art Nature Trail on Wimbledon Common on 13 September 10am-5pm.

•If you're not free 12 or 13 September, there are Walks and other free taster art sessions available from Merton Adult Education on 15 and 16 September and n Rosie Taylor's studio on 3 and 4 October.

The Arts Trail is run by local artists and volunteers, and new director, Linda O’Hara, said: "Grab this opportunity to get to know your creative neighbours and the local artistic community and even have a go yourself. It will inspire you. Merton, Get Creative."

September 9, 2015