25th-27th November 2022

North Bristol Artists 2022 Trail

As ever, the North Bristol Artists Trail 2022 will take place on the last weekend in November, Friday 25th to Sunday 27th. Hit the button to save the date!

Ilsa Fatt - colourful glass beads

Glass Making

Find out more about the fascinating techniques glass makers use to create jewellery, homeware and art objects.

Jenny Urquhart - Beach painting


Find out more about the different techniques used by NBA members, and our top tips for buying a painting. 

Mixed Media

Learn more about how artists use found materials alongside traditional methods to create a new way of looking at the world.

nicolette mcguire mixed media bottles

Abstract Art

Abstract art is one of the most discussed and misunderstood genres of contemporary art – we’ve put together a quick guide to help you see what the fuss is about. 

Georgina Thornton-Parr - Abstract painting


With a history stretching back millennia, jewellery is still something we love to wear and admire. Find out more about the jewellery techniques you can find on the NBA trail. 

Caroline Casswell - bracelets
Linda Brogan - Ceramic Head Pots


We encounter ceramics every day, yet how much do you know about this ancient craft?

Paul Bullivant


What’s the difference between a simple snap and fine art? Meet some of the NBA photographers to find out.

Bethan Witherow Pier Print


Printmaking is a diverse range of techniques, each producing their own unique effects and styles. 

Jemima Lumley - Embroidery

Textile Arts

Textile art seeks to reclaim the ‘everyday’ crafts of weaving, embroidering and dyeing to show fabrics and fibres in a new light.

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