Black Swan Art Gallery Frome

Black Swan Arts Events

Featuring events taking place in and around Black Swan Arts, including workshops, artist talks, panel discussions, art carboot and more…

We are have also introduced an exciting programme of events to our cafe. Visit our cafe events page for the full list

Frome Drink and Draw logo

Frome Drink & Draw
Third Thursday of every month, 6 – 10.30pm
Entry is free, booking advised

Get your creative juices flowing with a night of sketching and socialising. Drink & Draw is exactly what it says it is. No experience needed, bring your pens and paper and enjoy a relaxed night in creative company.

Frome Drink & Draw is a chance for people to get together for a fun night of sketching and socialising. Whether you’re a professional looking to hone your drawing skills. An amateur artist looking for like-minded creatives. Or a complete beginner taking up a new hobby. This night is for everyone! You choose your own subject matter and bring your own supplies. There is no teaching and no no pressure to create a stunning artwork. What you will find is a fun and supportive environment where you can relax into your sketching with a drink.

Black Swan Cafe open late for snacks and drinks!

19 July | 16 August CANCELLED | 20 September | 18 October | 15 November| 20 December

Edit: Drink and Draw has been changed to the earlier time of 6pm but you can arrive at any time after. There will also be food available to purchase for those who don’t have time to eat before or for those who need an excuse to eat out!

Book your free ticket…

Julian Hight holding his book

World Tree Story & Selwood Forest illustrated talk
Thursday 16 August 7-8pm
£7.50 booking essential

World Tree Story & Selwood Forest – history & legends of our ancient trees.

An illustrated talk by Julian Hight

In connection with the Arborealists and Guests exhibition

Find out more…

Full event info and book tickets…

Filigree workshop

Filigree workshop – One Day ( 10:00 – 16:30 )

Yasemin runs Filigree Workshops in the Round Tower Gallery, Black Swan Arts in Frome, Somerset. This beautiful historic drying mill is now used as an art gallery and exhibition centre.

This one day beginners workshop provides an excellent introduction to this ancient wire shaping skill, teaching you all the key stages and processes of creating a pendant or earrings. No prior knowledge of jewellery making is necessary.

For more details and how to book click here.