Coming up at Grays Court
David O'Neill - A Life Behind The Lens
Sunday 1st July 2018, 1.00pm to 4.00pm
Home-Start York introduces David O'Neill, the former Mail on Sunday Chief Photographer for an intimate afternoon to discover his life behind the lens.
There are some photographs a photographer never forgets taking, however long ago it was ....
David has photographed the likes of George Adamson the legendary lion conservationist of Born Free fame, Chris Bonnington, many celebrities and scenes from infamous places like Kosovo and Sarajevo. His tales behind these photographs will keep you entertained all afternoon.
Arrival drinks will be served in the grounds of the beautiful Grays Court Hotel followed by a choice of either a traditional afternoon tea or a gentleman's afternoon tea.
An auction of one of David's framed photographs will take place during the afternoon to help with fund raising for Home-Start York.
Please visit Eventbrite at your earliest convenience to reserve your place.
A Journey into Distilled British Herbs: A Cocktail Masterclass
Thursday 5th July 2018, 5.00pm - 7.30pm
Let drinks maven James Wreglesworth take you on a journey through the British herb garden, exploring their place in the modern cocktail. Participants can expect three cocktails made with botanicals created from herbs grown in Grays Court Kitchen Garden.
Click here to reserve your place today.
Bloom flower festival
Saturday 7th July 2018, 9.00am to 11.15am
Have you been mystified by the magic of watercolour and often felt it is too unreachable to be explored on your own? This is a unique opportunity to join a Watercolour Masterclass at the amazing settings of Grays Court gardens during the Bloom festival in York. The session is open to anyone wanting to discover and develop their watercolour painting outside the studio space on the plein-air.
Click here to book your ticket today.