This weekend sees the return of our Bazaar that coincides with the West Norwood Feast.
If you would like a stall please contact us via on 0208761 7612.
If you have never been to a Baazar before then you are in for a treat. We have local makers and creators selling all kinds of interesting gift ideas. In the past we’ve had writers, chocolates, mexican tin toys, cushions, paintings, prints, pottery and much more!
As well as the Stalls our artist in residence, Doomtube, (a.k.a Phil Beeken) to concede with Samhain/all saints day/Halloween/Winter Nights/Thesmophoria etc will open The ongoing art installation project ‘The Centre For Ritual Occult Studies’ to the public. This acclaimed installation will feature new film works as well as a few extras.
So this weekend at the Gallery looks to be shaping up to a good couple of days..
what are you doing for halloween?
Fabulous Portico Bazaar
Sunday 2nd November
All things Christmassy
Not to be missed
Something for all the family.
The bazaars are open on the same day as West Norwood’s fabulous Feast,
so there are bound to be lots of people in the town and lots of visitors to
Come early to grab the best.
The Portico Gallery bazaars are Indoors, warm, dry, comfortable and with plenty of room for everyone.
This bazaar there will be live piano music.
Come along on Sunday between 10am and 4pm and join the fun.
Gifts and treats
Something for everyone.
From original artworks and prints to jewellery, sweet treats and toys.
Lots of ambience
Warm and inviting:
Lots to see, lots to buy. Music, refreshments and entertainment.
So we are rapidly approaching the second West Norwood Feast event! Are you ready? is West Norwood ready? … Well we at the Portico Gallery are nearly ready, and, there’s still a week to go!
We will once again be hosting a bazaar here, indeed if you are a maker a doer a baker or a painter there is always a room for you to have a stall with us. This comes with rain free 100% Guarantee rain, music (of your choice, if the DJ shows up) and super friendly happy warm smiling pixies* to help with your every requirement!
Okay, so what if you are not interested in a stall but would like to peruse high quality fair priced goodies?
Well, Portico is the place to be! …take a look at some of the stall holders we had at our first event. Painters, chocolatiers, makers and creators. And we also had last month amazing work by Chido Bueno a fantastic local author Chirstopher Bowden
It’s really going to be a May time winner, especially as it follows on from our Cultural event of a free film screening. Do come along, we’ve plenty of place to park your buggies, sit and drink your tea (yes I hear talk of a pop up Cafe in there this month) browse stuff, buy stuff.
We Will see you there…
*no real Pixies will be involved in this event
Now if this doesn’t make your mouth water and want to rush up here for our Bazaar this Sunday the 6th, you obviously haven’t tried the fantastic Meltzer chocolate before!
Here is some info on our stall holder Sharon Wymark and Meltzer Truffles:
Meltzer Truffles are made by Sharon Wymark using high quality cocoa beans from Ecuador where there are some of the oldest varieties of cocoa trees in the world. Like fine wine the characteristics of Ecuador’s cocoa is complex and distinctive and is now highly sought after.
Each Meltzer truffle is made by hand using fresh and where possible, seasonal ingredients.
Sharon is also an artist and the truffle tag is from an original artwork called the ‘Meltzer Family’, hence the company name!