Symposium - Souvenirs from Home - Tue 15 Nov 2016 -Tue 15 Nov 2016
10.30am – 5.00pm. Walsall Leather Museum, WS2 8EW. £12
Souvenirs from Home - a Symposium
Exploring cultural heritage through community engagement
Join us for this day long event based around thems from our current Souvenirs exhibition
tour - which will give craftspeople, paricipants, community engagement practioners and academics the opportunity to explore our sense of place and identity, through two
uniting passions - both with roots buried deep in the British psyche: craft trades and sport.
artists and Home Ground
project team will be sharing the very different results of their 6 collaborations between participants and partner football clubs/organisatons.
Explore some of the techniques used with artist Melanie Tomlinson and visit the touring Souvenirs from Home
exhibition at Walsall Football Club.
Symposium tickets cost: £12 per person, including lunch and booking fee.
Booking is essential so please reserve your place at the Devon Guild on 01626 832223, open 7 days a week, 10am - 5.30pm
or book on-line: www.homegroundcraft.com/souvenirs-from-home-symposium-tuesday-15thnovember-2016-in-the-west-midlands/
Image: (right) participant in community workshop in Macclesfield workring with print and textiles