Events & Exhibitions

Kerry Bennett is an active member of her local arts community and regularly participates in events throughout East Sussex. She is also a member of Bexhill Artists' Workspace and sits on the committee of the Battle & District Arts Group .

Exhibitions

Workshops

Demonstrations

Press

Art Exhibitions

Permanent Exhibition, Battle Deli, Battle

You can find this new exhibition of paintings and prints by Kerry, for sale in the Battle Deli , at

Battle Deli & Coffee Shop
78 High Street
Battle
East Sussex TN33 0AG
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The deli's opening times are 8:30am - 5pm, Monday to Saturday and 10am - 4:00pm on Sunday

Permanent Exhibition, Bonney's, Battle

This exhibition of paintings and prints for sale features a selection of some of Kerry's favourite watercolour pieces. You can find Bonney's , at

73 High Street
Battle
East Sussex TN33 0AG
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Located in the historic market town of Battle, Bonney's is a popular licensed cafe and tapas bar.

The cafe's opening times are 08:30 - 17:00, Monday to Saturday & 18:00 - 23:00, Thursday to Saturday

Selected Previous Exhibitions

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE - Battle Festival , Battle, October 2019

CERAMIC BEEHIVE INSTALLATION - Battle Festival , Battle, October 2019

'BATTLE WINGS' - Battle Festival , Battle, October 2019

SUMMER ART EXHIBITION - St Michael’s Hospice , Seddlescombe, April 2019

KINO ART EXHIBITION - Kino Cinema , Hawkhurst, March 2019

SUMMER ART EXHIBITION - St Michael’s Hospice , St. Leonards on Sea, June 2018

'ARTIST BY NATURE' - Battle Festival , Battle, October 2017

'BATTLE WINGS' - Battle Festival , Battle, October 2017

SUMMER EXHIBITION - Rye Society of Artists' , Rye, August 2017

SUMMER ART EXHIBITION - Battle & District Arts Group , Battle, August 2017 (prev years: 2016, 2015)

'A SPLASH OF COLOUR' - Murmurations' Art Gallery, Bexhill-on-Sea, May 2017

BIG EASTER ART EXHIBITION - St Michael's Hospice , Sedlescombe, April 2017

WINTER OPEN EXHIBITION - Murmurations' Art Gallery, Bexhill-on-Sea, December 2016

'BATTLE WINGS' - Battle Festival , Battle, October 2016

BATTLE BOOKS - Battle Festival , Battle, October 2016

OPEN STUDIOS @ THE ENGINE ROOM - The Engine Room, St Leonards-on-Sea, September 2016

'BATTLE WINGS' - Battle Festival , Battle, October 2015

Art Workshops

Monday 30th March, 2020. Rye Creative Centre, Rye *CANCELLED*

* This workshop has been cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) *

Kerry is holding an all-day demonstration/workshop (pen ink & wash, watercolour) in the Art Room at

Rye Creative Centre
New Road
Rye
East Sussex TN31 7LS
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Run by the Tuesday Painters Club of Rye, Kerry's workshop & demonstration (for all abilities) is a fun packed day using inks, watercolours, tea, coffee and plenty of imagination.

Open to both members and non-members, the workshop costs £25 including refreshments (but bring your own packed lunch) and runs from 10.00am to 3.30pm. Please bring your own equipment and materials as these are not included (the tea and coffee used as a painting media will be supplied).

Please contact Kerry to book your place.

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Saturday 18th April, 2020. Artwrite, Rye *CANCELLED*

* This workshop has been cancelled due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) *

Kerry is holding a watercolour workshop at

Artwrite
13a Tower Street
Rye
East Sussex TN31 7AT
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For all abilities, Kerry's watercolour workshop (incorporating ink) and with a theme of 'chickens' runs from 10.00am to 3.00pm. Please bring your own equipment and materials as these are not included.

See the image below for booking details.

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Saturday 4th July, 2020. Sedlescombe Village Hall, Sedlescombe

Kerry is holding a watercolour workshop at

Sedlescombe Village Hall
Church Hill
Sedlescombe
East Sussex TN33 0QP
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Run by Battle and District Arts Group (BDAG), Kerry's 'Taste of Watercolour' is a half-day workshop for all abilities with a theme of [to be confirmed]. Open to both members and non-members, the workshop runs from 10.00am to 12.30pm.

To download a booking form with full details visit BDAG's Events page .

Saturday 10th October, 2020. Sedlescombe Village Hall, Sedlescombe

Kerry is holding a watercolour workshop at

Sedlescombe Village Hall
Church Hill
Sedlescombe
East Sussex TN33 0QP
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Run by Battle and District Arts Group (BDAG), Kerry's 'Taste of Watercolour' is a half-day workshop for all abilities with a theme of [to be confirmed]. Open to both members and non-members, the workshop runs from 1.30pm to 4.00pm.

To download a booking form with full details visit BDAG's Events page .

Saturday 14th November, 2020. Sedlescombe Village Hall, Sedlescombe

Kerry is holding a watercolour workshop at

Sedlescombe Village Hall
Church Hill
Sedlescombe
East Sussex TN33 0QP
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Run by Battle and District Arts Group (BDAG), Kerry's 'Taste of Watercolour' is a half-day workshop for all abilities with a theme of [to be confirmed]. Open to both members and non-members, the workshop runs from 10.00am to 12.30pm.

To download a booking form with full details visit BDAG's Events page .

Kerry is currently taking bookings for workshops. If you would like Kerry to tutor your group and gain some hands on experience working with her, please contact Kerry for more information.

Selected Previous Workshops

2019 BATTLE FESTIVAL - Watercolour Workshop

BATTLE & DISTRICT ARTS GROUP - Watercolour Workshops (various)

PEVENSEY'S REBEL ART GROUP - Watercolour Workshop

2017 BATTLE FESTIVAL - Watercolour Workshop

Art Demonstrations

Kerry is currently taking bookings for demonstrations. If your art group or event is interested in booking Kerry please contact her for more information.

Selected Previous Demonstrations

WANNOCK ARTISTS - 'Loose' Eagle Owl in Watercolour

ROBERTSBRIDGE ART GROUP - Dandelion Meadow in Watercolour

ALFRISTON ART CLUB - Bluebell Wood in Watercolour

FAIRLIGHT ART CLUB - 'Animals in Watercolour'

BATTLE & DISTRICT ARTS GROUP - 'Birds in Watercolour'

ST MICHAEL'S HOSPICE - Watercolour Techniques

IN PERSPECTIVE - Winsor & Newton Watercolours

Press

2019

LEISURE PAINTER MAGAZINE & PAINTERS ONLINE

Leisure Painter, learn to paint ostriches
Kerry's 'Learn to paint ostriches' article


BATTLE FESTIVAL 2019

Battle Festival Artist in Residence
'Artist in Residence'


LEISURE PAINTER MAGAZINE & PAINTERS ONLINE

Portrait of an Eagle Owl image
'Portrait of an Eagle Owl' - Techniques

2018

LEISURE PAINTER MAGAZINE & PAINTERS ONLINE

Elephant in Watercolour image
'Wet-in-wet watercolour' - Featured Video Demonstration.