February is almost over .... beware the Ides of March creeping up on you! (well, according to Shakespeare, in any case.....)
The first weekend in March is a long weekend here in the West, and yes Fremantle Markets is open for trading on the public holiday - I will be in attendance at the stall all that weekend! Trading hours are:
♥ Friday, 9am to 8pm
♥ Saturday, 9am to 6pm
♥ Sunday, 9am to 6pm
♥ Public Holiday Monday 6th March 9am to 6pm
Come enjoy a stroll around Fremantle while enjoying the current run of lovely fine weather!
Wow! Almost the end of January! Happy Australia Day for Thursday 26th....! Enjoy the day and remember to slip, slop, slap - it's looking to be a hot one!!
The Fremantle Markets WILL NOT be trading this Australia Day Public Holiday - so I get a "relax" day !!! ....But we're all back again on Friday 27th January.....and there'll be a fresh kiln load of goodies from Isa's Igloo!
We're settling into our new spot at Fremantle Markets....The past couple of months have been a bit "brisk", but hopefully the spring weather has set in and things will be a little more comfortable!
I will personally be attending the market stall for the next 3 weekends:
♥21st, 22nd & 23rd October
♥28th, 29th & 30th October, and
♥4th, 5th, 6th November
Guildford Village Potters continues to bustle along with the Students Exhibition starting this weekend, 22nd October. Our Members Christmas Exhibition will follow hot on the heels for December .... lots of good fun and practical gift ideas to be found!
To find me there on roster, please check go to the following page:
Click here for Guildford Potters Roster info
For another day out - head to the hills! Darlington Festival is on 5th & 6th November - Guildford Potters attend with a "clearance" sale - mainly seconds.
Starting September 2016 Isa’s Igloo will have a permanent presence at the Fremantle Markets….! To find me, enter at the Parry Street entrance (nearest the church @ the South Terrace end) and I’m along the entrance wall … too easy!Isa’s Igloo products will always be there – but to confirm when I’ll be in attendance, please drop me a line via the Contact Page.....
To get the ball rolling....find me at Fremantle Markets this coming weekend Friday 2nd, Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th September....
Guildford Village Potters is 35 years old!"35 Years Strong" is an exhibition of new works to celebrate our 35th Anniversary, running from Friday 1st July through to Sunday 24th July 2016.
Drop into the Gallery @ 22 Meadow Street, Guildford to see what we've been up to!Gallery Hours: Monday to Friday 9.30am to 3pm Saturday & Sunday 10am to 4.30pm
What better way to spend a winter's day that with a stroll around Fremantle and then warming up with a nice hot cuppa to watch the world go by in one of Freo's many yummy coffee shops.....
Of course no trip to Fremantle is complete without dropping into the markets .... and of course coming by and checking out what we've been up to in "Isa's Igloo"!!
We'll be at Fremantle Markets for 3 weekends this month:
♥10th, 11th, 12th June♥17th, 18th, 19th June
♥24th, 25th, 26th June
There's also lots happening at Guildford Village Potters this month as we are all working furiously towards the 35th Anniversary Exhibition which starts 1st July....watch this space for more information!!!
Click here for Guildford Pottery Roster
April is looking to be a busy month for Isa's Igloo!
To start the month, find us at Fremantle Markets for the regular "2 week gig" - 1st, 2nd & 3rd April and 8th, 9th & 10th April. This is a great time of the year to wander around Fremantle as the weather is a little kinder!
Follow this up with a visit to the 3 in 1 Market @ Showgrounds,
2 days over the ANZAC long weekend: -
Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th April.
Then of course, a visit to the Swan Valley is not complete without dropping into the Guildford Village Potters. Please note that the gallery will be closed on ANZAC day Monday 25th April.
"Stitched & Stitching" is the exhibition this month, a collection of decorative and functional works in fabric!
Click here for Guildford Pottery Roster
February is the month for romance with Valentine's Day around the corner, on Sunday 14th February. If you're after something a little bit different for that special person, Isa's Igloo might just be able to help! Isa's Igloo will be at Fremantle Markets for the next couple of weekends will a stall full of new pieces.....choose from a lovely handmade bowl to fill with chocolates to a special handmade card to write a message to your Valentine!
Market dates for Isa's Igloo are:
Friday 5th, Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th February
Friday 12th, Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th February
You can find the stall by entering at the Sail & Anchor end, turn right and look for the pottery against the wall – we’re just inside the Jus Burgers market entrance.