ARTISTIC workshops will be accompanied by food, drink and music in the upcoming Vallum Art Fest.

From 10am to 4pm on Sunday, July 14 and Sunday, August 4 the event, at Vallum Farm, East Wallhouses, will host half-hour workshops at Jolaru and the Creative Artist Studios on everything from upcycling and restoring furniture and colourful interiors to mask making.

Children’s art workshops will also be held while there will also be tractor rides, army challenges, cup cake decorating and circus themed crafts for young visitors.

Guests will be able to meet local artists and browse their work, and also will be able to enjoy street food, doughnuts, afternoon tea, ice cream, a gin bar and local ales.