Heritage Open Day 2018

This year, the WNAA will be putting on an art event for Heritage Open Day on 16th September from 10am to 4pm.

Drop-In Events
Magical Morphing Plasticine Sculpture with Tom Sharp, Sculptor
Apply your modelling skills and join in to help build a Heritage Day sculpture using playful, pliable plasticine.

Heritage Photo Treasure Trail with Cynthia Jackson, Artist
Start your trail at the Shakespeare Barn where you will be given a set of instructions of where to go on the trail. You will need a camera or mobile phone to take photos at some of the Heritage Open Day sites. Once completed, return to the Shakespeare Barn and select your favourite image to add to the Heritage Day Banner – see below.

Heritage Banner – PVA Photo Printing with Esther Boehm, Sculptor
Bring along a photo or selfie, on your camera or phone, taken at one of the Heritage Open Day Sites. We will then print the image and you can then help create a cultural collage by using PVA glue to superimpose your picture on to a Heritage Day Banner.

Demonstrations
Painting on Silk – Demonstration by Helena Anderson, Artist & Painter
A rare opportunity to see this exquisite form of painting using silk as the medium.

Painting after a Stroke – Demonstration workshop by Maxine Byron, Fine Artist
Maxine will be working with a small number of stroke patients who already benefit from art and especially painting & drawing as an aid to recovery. Prepare to be amazed by the quality of work this group can produce. This demonstration workshop is supported by Gemma Smith, Stroke Association Support Co-coordinator.

Jo Halpin-Jones – Photographer – Restoring Photographs using digital software – Insights ino Photoshop – see how software can change and enhance photography. Do you have a photo that needs to be restored? Send it to westnorfolkartists@gmail.com before 12 September and your entry could be selected by Jo. If you are chosen, you will receive a print-out of the restored photograph.

Workshops
‘Make a Mosaic’ with John & Helen Walker, Artists and Printmakers – group workshop, a great way to have fun and create stunning visual art.
10am to 12pm
All ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Maximum of 8 participants.
This workshop is free of charge but booking is essential for this session.
Call the Festival Office on 01553 767557 to book your place.

Handmade Prints Without a Press – Kit Price Moss, Printmaker
Create your own original 2D Heritage Building, using new and recycled materials and waterbased printing inks. Be prepared to have fun!
2pm to 4pm
Maximum of 8 participants.
This workshop is free of charge but booking is essential for this session.
Call the Festival Office on 01553 767557 to book your place.

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