What's On

Find out what's on at the SPAB. The SPAB offers a wide range of events, courses, lectures and seminars. Whether you're a building professional looking to widen or develop your practical skills, a SPAB member looking to take part in a Regional Group trip, or an old-building enthusiast searching for a SPAB open house event, a leisure learning opportunity or sociable evening talk, you'll find something for you in our 'What's On' listings.

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Course

Led by expert tutors, this two-day course presented by the SPAB, in association with the National Trust, provides a practical introduction to traditional lime plaster and plastering techniques.

25/03/2022 - 26/03/2022
Courses & Study Day
Introductory, Intermediate, General Interest, CPD

CH1/22

Conservation Skills Centre, Coleshill Home Farm, Coleshill, near Swindon, SN6 7PT
Price:

£495 per person

Bursaries are available via application process

Lecture

Working mills rattle and shake, and learning to listen and understand is a key part of being a successful miller. Here SPAB Fellow Karl Gravat will talk about his journey to discovery with his mill, 'Millie'.
Presented by SPAB Scotland.

05/04/2022 - 05/04/2022
Introductory, General Interest
Online
Price:

£5 Members
£6 Non-members

Start time: 12 noon
Finish time: 13.30pm

Lecture

Rosefield Mills is a massive complex of former mills in Dumfries. Luke Moloney of Dumfries Historic Buildings Trust will be speaking about their plans to return the space to community uses.
Presented by SPAB Scotland.

03/05/2022 - 03/05/2022
Introductory, General Interest
Online
Price:

£5 Members
£6 Non-members

Start time: 12 noon
Finish time: 13.30pm

Course

A practical two-day course, presented by the SPAB in association with the National Trust, introducing the art of letter cutting in stone led by award-winning carver Thomas Ball and sculptor Rory Young.

06/05/2022 - 07/05/2022
Courses & Study Day
Introductory, General Interest, CPD, Leisure Learning

CH2/22

Conservation Skills Centre, Coleshill Home Farm, Coleshill, near Swindon, SN6 7PT
Price:

£395 per person

Event

A celebration of milling in Scotland to be held at Lower City Mills, Perth. There will be talks, tours, opportunities for networking and finding out more about how we can collectively help the milling community in Scotland.

Presented by SPAB Scotland.

07/05/2022 - 08/05/2022
Introductory, General Interest, CPD
Mercure Hotel, West Mill Street, PERTH, PH1 5QP
Price:

EARLY BIRD OFFER - £95 for Saturday & Sunday
Available until 18.00 on 15 March 2022.

Full ticket - £110 (Saturday & Sunday)

Saturday only - £75

Booking Closes at 18.00 on Friday 21 April 2022.