The Little Arts‘ is here to encourage and promote local music, visual arts, digital arts, performing arts, poetry, literature and craft-making – involving individuals, groups, activities and initiatives in and all around Rushlake Green. This website is intended to be continually in a state of flux, so please bear in mind that you’re viewing work in progress. All corrections and suggested changes/additions gratefully received.

How to be involved

Please get in touch so that we can help to spread the word.  You can contact us at TheLittleArtsInfo@gmail.com, or you can continue to use TheLittleArtsFestival@gmail.com as before.

Art that’s On

Saturday  27th May 2017 : 10.00 – 4.00
Woolcraft with Wensleydale will have a stand at the
Weald Wool Fair, Wadhurst

“Everything you need from Spinning, Weaving, Knitting, Felting supplies and also handmade and designed finished goods.”

Kemptown Arts Trail
Weekends in May
See artists and makers, from the coolest corner of Brighton, showing work in their homes and studIos
www.kemptownarts.org.uk ~ facebook.com/kemptownartists ~ @kemptownarts #kemptownarts
www.aoh.org.uk ~ wwww.brightonfestival.org

6th to 28th May:
Brighton Festival

19th to 29th May 2017
‘Where books, ideas and creativity bloom

Charleston, Firle, BN8 6LL

29th May – 17th September:
Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship
Towner gallery, Eastbourne

Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship

28th Jan to 4th June 2017
TURN BACK NOW – Keith Tyson
Jerwood Gallery, Hastings


26th – 29th May 2017
ELDERFLOWER FIELDS – The family festival

Pippingford Park, Nutley, TN22 3HW

Sunday 4th June:
Open Farm Event in cooperation with the Small Farm Training  Group
at Causeway Farm Barn, Bodle Street Green, Nr Hailsham BN27 4UA – 11.00 – 4.00 pm. 

A chance to see the Wensleydales, visit The Studio, see what we make and talk about Making Beautiful Things

Contact Julia Desch on 01323 832781 or .

Sunday 11th June:
The Rushlake Green Big Lunch
Bring your own picnic for the big annual village get together at one (very long) table, with live entertainment.
Live music from The Yums Yums, Warbleton Brass Band
Muso Bango and Dave drumming band, David Logan
Plus the Summer Solstice Morris Dancers
Tickets are FREE from the Rushlake Green Village Stores. See posters for details.

22nd July – 1st October:
Sussex Open 2017
Town gallery, Eastbourne
Emerging and established artists from across East and West Sussex.

Sussex Open 2017

Saturday 29th July:

The Little Arts at the Rushlake Green Flower Show
Meet the team, find out about The Little Art on the Green, get involved, become a Friend.

Saturday 23rd to Sunday 24th September:
The Little Art on the Green
Dunn Village hall, Rushlake Green.
The must-see annual exhibition by local artists, photographers and craft-makers.
Private View Friday 22nd Sept. See www.facebook.com/thelittleartonthegreen for regular updates and details of how to enter your work.

Add your local events here.
Contact thelittleartsinfo@Gmail.com

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What are you up to this weekend?

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Tonight we are featuring another example from @mjawood - he and his incredible woodwork will be joining us at #thebrightonmarket at #brightonmarina on 2nd July from 11am - 4pm make sure you are at the #marinasquare to see more of his work

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Summer Trifle event . 5th to 20th August 2017

August 5, 2017, 11:00am - August 19, 2017, 11:00am

Open gardens, sculpture, art installations, live music, arts workshops and more. Open 5th to 20th August every day except Mondays, entrance to gardens is free. See all of the individual events on Pickhams,

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Dancing and music!

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21 WHISKEYS!! Come and enjoy our local bands and summer Fete. FREE ENTRY there will donation buckets on the way out, all proceeds to Punnetts Town School and we will also be running a stall for Chestnut Tree House 😊

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Village Hall