Winter Art Fair

The hugely talented Ashford Visual Artists will return to showcase their new and original work within the Great Hall and Old Billiard Room at Godinton House for three days starting Friday 30th November 10am until 4pm, the perfect place to browse for unusual and unique presents.  Covering a wide range of media from jewellery, textiles, glass art and, of course, painting of all styles.  Free entry.


Creating Beautiful Borders

A new course run by Fiona Abrahams, helping you select and combine plants appropriate to your situation to create the effects you desire.  Learn about plants and how to use them, draw inspiration from the gardens at Godinton as we observe the changes occurring through the year.  Fiona.abrahams1@btinternet.com, 07941 580613.  One Wednesday per month for eight months, £320.00 including tea, coffee and cake.



There will be five studios open at the Swinford Studios here on the estate, where you will be able to see skills ranging from art to furniture restoration from exhibitors such as: Jane Richardson showing her pottery, Liz Gemmet’s artworks, Mandy Monroe’s textiles and quilting, Gill Bridgestock’s hand beaten silver and pewter, and The Woodman and his Wife showing handmade wooden wares.  Join them by the fire pit for some mulled wine and festive nibbles.



Join us in the Great Hall for our traditional wreath workshop.  Booking essential, £45.00 including homemade refreshments.