Silk Painting and Costume Making – Later Slot

Nov 01

Start Wednesday
01-11-2023, 01:30pm

End Wednesday
01-11-2023, 03:30pm

Venue Hospital Bridge Chapel

Cost Free

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Join Derby based artist Donna Fox and associate artists Lia and Alice to help create 5 costumes over a four-day artist residency, for the Boston T Party Illuminate Parade 2023.

You will learn silk painting, hot wax, batik, silk dyeing techniques and get to paint five large pieces of silk.  Donna will also be bringing her large silk painted Queen costume accompanied by Montserrat Masqueraders to be part of the parade.     

29th, 30th and 31st October and 1st November
11.00am – 1.00pm AND 1.30pm – 3.30pm
All abilities welcome
Hospital Bridge Chapel, Norfolk Street, Boston PE21 6AF
Limited places so please book your slot
(you can attend more than one session):

This activity is part of the Boston T Party Illuminate Parade 2023, celebrating Transported’s 10th year and commemorating the 250th anniversary of the historic Boston Tea Party. Find out more about the event and other activities here:

The events are possible thanks to an Arts Council England National Lottery Grant, Transported, Curiosity Creators and Boston Borough Council.

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Transported is a strategic, community-focused programme which aims to get more people in Boston Borough and South Holland enjoying and participating in arts activities.  The programme is overseen by the Centre of Culture and Creativity at the University of Lincoln, and is funded by the Creative People and Places fund from Arts Council England.

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