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Posting to the Past

A commemorative embroidery project from Voluntary Arts England and Up For Crafts.

To mark the centenary of WWI Voluntary Arts England in partnership with BBC Radio Merseyside are launching a memorial embroidery project. Using beautifully embroidered silk postcards sent during WWI as inspiration to create an exhibition.

People can go along to drop in sessions and learn how to make these postcards themselves. All materials are provided free of charge.

Saturday   6th September Public   Drop-in Museum   of Liverpool 11.00am-3.00pm
Sunday   7th September Public   Drop-in The   Atkinson 11.00am-3.00pm
Friday 12th   September Public   Drop-in St   Helens Central Library 1.00pm-4.00pm
Saturday   20th September Public   Drop-in Williamson   Gallery 11.00am-3.00pm
Saturday   27th September Public   Drop-in Kirkby   Art Gallery 10.00am-1.00pm
Saturday   8th November TBC Launch   of exhibition event & Public Drop-in Liverpool   Central Library 11.00am-3.00pm TBC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

There is also an event for teachers and community group leaders on Thursday 18th September 2014 6pm-8pm in the John Foster Building, Liverpool John Moores University. Please book places with Becky Waite becky.waite@icloud.com

 

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