In pictures: Artists paint town red in third Painting Padiham event

The third Painting Padiham event was a hit with residents and visitors.

Tuesday, 14th May 2019, 4:28 pm
Updated Tuesday, 14th May 2019, 5:28 pm
One of the artists at Painting Padiham 2019

Now in its third year, 83 artists were dotted around town with a brief to paint a location and there was a host of attractions including textile workshops, story telling sessions, a farmers' and craft market.

Padiham Rotary Club held a fun day at the football club and there was a Weddings Through the Ages exhibition at St Leonard's Church.

A vintage bus ran between the town centre and Gawthorpe Hall where paint and craft based projects were held.

Painting Padiham a huge success One of the artists at Painting Padiham 2019

And Padiham Community Choir serenaded visitors at one of their first public performances.

One of the artists at Painting Padiham 2019
One of the artists at Painting Padiham 2019
Padiham Community Choir prepare to sing for visitors
One of the artists at Painting Padiham 2019
One of the artists at Painting Padiham 2019
One of the artists at Painting Padiham 2019
One of the artists at Painting Padiham 2019
One of the artists at Painting Padiham 2019
One of the artists at work
One of the artists at work
One of the younger guests at Painting Padiham
One of the artists at work