A week long course looking at arts and crafts used to decorate places of worship. Students will develop new skills, learn more about the history of Richmond, and earn a Bronze Arts Award – a Level 1 qualification (equivalent to a GCSE – grades 3, 2, 1 or grades D, E, F, G) from Trinity College, London
Activities will include:
- Visiting and reviewing the St Mary Magdalene’s exhibition at both the Church and the Museum
- Look at the similarities and differences in how different faiths decorate their places of worship.
- Having a go at arts and crafts associated with places of workshop including stained ‘glass’, geometric patterns and stylised flora and fauna.
- Curating an exhibition of their work which will remain on display at the Museum for the duration of the St Mary Magdalene’s Exhibition
£150 per student (including booking fees).
All materials included, but please bring your own lunch
HOW TO GET HERE
Second Floor, Old Town Hall, Whittaker Avenue, Richmond, TW9 1TP
020 8332 1141
Tuesday – Friday 11am to 5pm
Saturday, April – September: 11am to 5pm
Saturday, October – March: 11am to 4pm
Closed Mondays and Bank Holidays, including Good Friday
2nd Floor, Old Town Hall, Whittaker
Avenue, Richmond, TW9 1TP
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The Museum does not have air conditioning and can be very warm during hot weather.
We often have learning workshops which start before the Museum opens which means the exhibition area will not be accessible until 12noon