Sculpture Evenings in the Garden: CANCELLED

This year we're hosting some sculpture evenings in the gardens, where you'll be able to see the exhibition after hours with live sculpture demonstrations and a drink on arrival.

  • Booking advisable

Join us on Thursday 16, 23 and 30 June to see the artwork of the Oxford Sculptors Group in the summer evening sun. With a variety of sculptures to see amongst a series of walled gardens and artists hosting live sculpture demonstrations, it's set to be a great evening out.

The sculpture demonstrations on offer are as follows:

Thursday 16 June:

-William Hoodles will be working on a figurative sketch in wax, demonstrating use of anatomy to move from basic shapes towards a realistic human figure.

-Simon Clements will be carving polystyrene and creating surface texture using wax and string.

-John Nicholls will be hand-carving a stone sculpture. Visitors are welcome to have a go.

Thursday 23 June:

-Martin Lorenz will be clay modelling form which a cast will eventually be made.

-Simon Clements will be carving polystyrene and creating surface texture using wax and string.

-John Nicholls will be hand-carving a stone sculpture. Visitors are welcome to have a go.

Please note the event on Thursday 30 June is cancelled, apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £15.00
  • Child £7.50

The basics

Booking details
Call 03442491895
Pre-booking is recommended but not essential, tickets will also be available at Visitor Reception.
Meeting point
Please check in at Visitor Reception, where you'll get a drink of prosecco (or an alcohol-free alternative) on arrival.
What to bring and wear
Wear suitable footwear.
Accessibility
The walled gardens are hard standing but there are uneven parts and a couple of steps in the pergola area. Please speak to staff on arrival about blue badge parking.
Other
Tickets are £15 each for everyone, including members. If we have to cancel for any reason, we will update the emergency notice on our website homepage. Please double check our website before travelling on the day. Last entry at 7.30pm.

Contact Info

Name
Jennifer Green
Email
jennifer.green1@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01491628529

Upcoming events

Towering Trees 26 May - 17 July

Wed 29 Jun 2022
10:00-17:00
Gaze up at the treetops and learn more about the importance of woodland on our summer children's trail.

Sculpture in the Garden 11 June - 17 July

Wed 29 Jun 2022
10:00-17:00
The Oxford Sculptors Group returns for their 5th year exhibiting in the walled gardens and Cromwellian building.

Sculpture Evenings in the Garden: CANCELLED

Thu 30 Jun 2022
17:30-20:00
This year we're hosting some sculpture evenings in the gardens, where you'll be able to see the exhibition after hours with live sculpture demonstrations and a drink on arrival.

Silent Woodland Walks

Tue 12 Jul 2022
10:20-12:00
Come and enjoy a quiet meditative walk through the peaceful woodland at Greys Court, with guide Deborah Lewis.

'Relax Kids' at Greys Court

Wed 27 Jul 2022
10:30-11:30
This summer we’re partnering with Angela from Relax Kids to run mindfulness sessions within our wellbeing programme. With games, stretching and breathing exercises, the sessions will give children the tools to relax and refresh. Booking essential.