Factory: Festival for Creative Arts

11- 14 August 2022


A new weekend arts festival, showing paintings, photography, ceramics, textiles and much more including the best of local music talent.


We invite you to join us at the newly renovated iconic Old Cumberland Pencil Factory in Keswick.


Thursday afternoon early evening 3.30-5.30 there will be an open event with music.

Friday to Sunday artist high quality displays through out the day.

On Friday and Saturday afternoons we will finish with live music to round off each day.

Outside under the canopy we will have buskers playing and refreshments throughout the weekend.


On Friday, Saturday and Sunday there will be two workshops each day.

  • "Free Form Landscapes: Painting with Acrylics”
  • Painting with Watercolour
  • "Mono Printing: Easy entry into Printmaking”
  • Hand Embroidered Textiles
  • "Free and Wild: Sketch with Stitch”
  • Wild Life Photography

Only 8 participants. Aged 12 and over. For each workshop so book early to avoid disappointment.

Natalie Burns