Essex at War
Wednesday 29 May - Sunday 30 June
Creative Net 2018
Creative workshops for adults run on the first Wednesday of every month.
Wednesday 10 January – Cardboard Sculptures
Wednesday 07 February - Dig4 Jaywick Community Mosaic
Wednesday 07 March - Chinese Dumpling Making
Wednesday 04 April - Stained Glass Style Panels
Wednesday 02 May - May Day Garlands
Wednesday 06 June - Fluidic Acrylics
Wednesday 04 July - Collage and drawing
Wednesday 01 August - Collaged postcards
Wednesday 05 September - Cyanotype Prints
Wednesday 03 October - Sugar Skull Patches
Wednesday 07 November - Lanterns
Wednesday 05 December - Watercolours with Days Like These Project
Halloween at the Witches Tower
Wednesday 31 October
A free drop in event where we celebrated Halloween with arts, crafts and spooky games.
Spooky Skeletons Workshop
Saturday 20 October
Alison Stockmarr was here for this free half term workshop upcycing plastic milk bottles to make jointed skeletons and making masks to spook everyone this Halloween season.
Friday 28 September - The Mercury Voices Project
Friday 05 October - Addrian Hutson "Sic Est Faciendum (That's the way to do it"
Friday 12 October - Roger Kennell "Clacton Theatre and Memories"
Friday 19 October - Norman Jacobs "Clacton Band Pavilion"
Friday 26 October - Katharine Cockin "Suffragettes on Stage"
Coastal Open 2018
Thursday 20 September - Sunday 28 October
Our Ninth Annual Coastal Open celebrated local artists and their artwork with dispays of their painting, photography, sewing and ceramics as part of Essex Summer of Art.
Resorting to the Coast Exhibition
Wednesday 5 September - Sunday 16 September
Tendring's coastal resorts played a key role in the establishment of the nostalgic 'British Seaside Holiday' since they became popular in the late Victorian Era. This exhibition explored Tendring's unique seaside heritage focusing on Jaywick Sands, Clacton-on-Sea, Frinton-on-Sea, Walton-on-the-Naze, and Harwich and Dovercourt.
The Marvellous Museum of Coastal Curiosities
Friday 24 August and Sunday 2 September
Resorting to the Coast were back at the Tower with their Marvellous Museum of Coastal Curiosities! The secret stories of our seaside were revealled with this fun, fantastic and free event where we were delighted with Victorian entertainment all day!
Children’s Summer C-Net 2018
Children's summer creative workshops with Nicola Burrell.
Tuesday 31 July - Fantasy Beach Huts
Tuesday 7 August - Under the Sea scenes
Tuesday 14 August - Coastal Paintings
Tuesday 21 August - Cardboard Sculptures
Tuesday 28 August - Recycled Plastic Creatures
Family Drop in Workshops
Saturday 4 August - We were joined by artist Kate Genever with this drawing workshop that was based around her installation at the Tower.
Saturday 11 August - For this workshop, families learned the traditional art of flower making with the Chinese Culture Society!
Dig4 Jaywick Community Garden Open Day
Wednesday 25 July
The Dig4 Jaywick Community Garden was open to everyone for their Annual Open Day. It was a chance to view the progress made in the garden and to find out about their plans for the coming year! The Jaywick Martello Tower Team was at the garden and ran an arts and crafts event with Vicky of Mae Kandoo.