Artists are in the picture

MORE than 300 works of art will be on show at an exhibition in Foxton this weekend. Foxton Village School holds its autumn art exhibition, a traditional event which was resurrected in 2004. Noleen Waring, from organisers Friends of Foxton School, said: T

MORE than 300 works of art will be on show at an exhibition in Foxton this weekend.

Foxton Village School holds its autumn art exhibition, a traditional event which was resurrected in 2004.

Noleen Waring, from organisers Friends of Foxton School, said: "The art exhibition was always very successful and popular, but when the school moved to a new site it stopped for a few years.

"However, three years ago a group of people on the Friends of Foxton School committee decided to bring the exhibition back and give it new life."


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Among the artists exhibiting this year is Nicholas James Juett, an art teacher from ­Melbourn Village College, whose oil paintings were on display during the recent Cambridge Open Studios.

Noleen said: "Several of the other artists have also exhibited at Open Studios in Cambridge and Hertfordshire. There will be work using a variety of media, including pottery, textiles, and jewellery."

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The exhibition is being held in Foxton Village Hall. A preview evening takes place tomorrow (Friday) evening from 7-9pm.

Tickets for this are £3 and include a glass of wine and canapés. It will then be open from 10.30am-4pm on Saturday, and 11am -3pm on Sunday.

Entry is £1.50 for adults, while children go free.

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