St George’s Arts is closed for art exhibitions and visual art events until after Christmas. From the end of October until the end of December Cards for Good Causes takes over the building. So do come and buy your Christmas cards and be sure that the money spent goes to charitable causes. Meanwhile there are still some ways to join in. Your school or community group may be taking part in our Tree Dressing, the theme this year is GIFT. Louise Nason is running the two final workshops of her residency, a one-day Natural Dye workshop for adults on Saturday 28 November based at the Toshiba Studio at the Riverhouse Barn in Walton (for more details please phone 01372 467720, booking essential) and a Christmassy children’s weaving workshop based at Thames Ditton Library on Tuesday 22 December between 10 am and 12 noon (FREE but again booking essential, please phone 07775 646 892).