Silverdale and the surrounding area is a particularly beautiful part of the country, so it makes sense that many people would feel inspired by the incredible scenery that provides the backdrop for this little corner of the world.
There are a number of different activities you can get stuck into, or places you can visit if you want to bring out your arty side, when you visit the area. So, if you are planning out your trip, make sure to add these to your list.
Arranged by members of the community, the Silverside and Arnside Art and Craft Trail is an event that brings local artists together to exhibit their pieces across different venues throughout the area. This is a great way to explore some of the local area alongside seeing the best of local artists. Make sure to bring your wallets and purses as you are sure to want to pick up a piece or two! This year, the event will take place from the 26th-28th June.
Based in Silverdale, Wolf House Gallery is a gallery and studio run by mother and daughter artist duo, Janice McGloine and Bells Scambler. The gallery exhibits the unique work of the two artists including one fantastic piece that depicts our very own restaurant, The Royal Silverdale. Both artists are inspired by the local area so you’ll be able to see plenty of pieces that show off just how beautiful this part of the country is.
The town of Kendal is home to the Brewery Arts Centre, a venue which offers a range of artistic activities, whether there’s a film being shown, live music, an art exhibition or even a comedy show. The centre has so much to offer that it makes a trip to Kendal truly worth it. You can even sit down for a great meal and enjoy a few drinks in the restaurant so you can make a day of it.
This is a great activity for the kids, especially if they have an arty streak. At PottyRoo’s in Morecambe, you can paint your own pottery, choosing from a whole range of items. This is suitable for all ages, so you might just find that it offers a fun day for the grownups as well as the kids. Best of all, you get to take something home with you to show off your creative skills, and the kids can earn a sense of satisfaction at creating something and having fun while doing it.
Silverdale and the surrounding area is the perfect place to get in touch with your arty side. With such beautiful surroundings, you may just find the inspiration you need to get creative. Best of all, plenty of artists have found their inspiration here so you’ll have no end of arty and crafty places to visit.
At Holgates Cottage Collection, you’ll find the perfect base from which to explore the local area and find all the creative spots in the village and beyond. Take a look at our availability and make a booking for a cottage holiday in Silverdale today.