Saturday 9 September
ART TRAIL LAUNCH DAY + WANSTEAD HOUSE COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION OPEN DAY
21 The Green E11
Art by students and members on display. Join an art or ﬂower-arranging workshop; listen to Upbeat Choir; play chess – and challenge chess club members. Find out about the various clubs’ groups, classes and activities.
Sunday 17 September
THE ART TRAIL ZONE AT THE WANSTEAD FESTIVAL
off the High Street
Enter the Art Trail area through Michael Nash’s inspirational installation, next to the Evergreen Field. Then get creative by joining the workshops, including Lego building and the Pinwheel Wizards. See fabulous artwork, crafts and design work for sale on the stalls and fences
LOGO ART IS BACK!
Peer carefully in to the windows of high street shops during this year’s trail. London Adult Fans of Lego are planning street-scale artwork to show the enormous scope and versatility of the world’s best selling toy.Last year their detailed model of Selfridges was a big draw. This year some of their work may be less obvious. … at ﬁrst. Is that bunch of ﬂowers real? Are those shoes really the new high-fashion item?
Wednesday 13 September EVENING RECEPTION
Darrell James Travel,
46 High Street
Drop by and see the art on display at these premises. And perhaps also be inspired by images of holiday destinations. Open to the public. 6pm onwards.
THYME TO CLEAR THE AIR
There’s a growing connection between Wanstead’s two high street Tube stations and this year’s Art Trail theme: Nature – A Breath of Fresh Air. Local residents know that one of the attractions of living in this area is that in the warmer months they emerge from stuffy Underground journeys into fresh, fragrant air. Wanstead’s greens and forest land are treasured and are essential for ﬁltering London’s pollution – literally helping us to breathe..