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Botanical Collage Workshop

Take inspiration from the gardens and learn how to create your own collage material which you will transform into an original piece of artwork.

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Join local artist Grace Coombes for a botanical themed collage workshop and be inspired by the beautiful gardens and surroundings of Buckland Abbey. Grace will gently guide you through the process of creating your own collage material using block printing and mark making techniques. The session will explore pattern, form and colour, with a focus on creative play and pressure free making. Be led by instinct and feelings to create your own piece of original collage art.No previous experience necessary, come along and enjoy a relaxing creative session.

All materials included and refreshments provided. No previous knowledge or experience necessary. Come along and try something new. All Inks are water-based and non toxic. We suggest bringing an apron to protect your clothes.

The session will begin with a short walk round the gardens for those who would like to gather some inspiration.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult £36.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895

Suitability

This event is not suitable for Children

Meeting point

In the school room next to Visitor Welcome.

What to bring and wear

Comfortable clothes you don't mind getting a little dirty (the ink is water based and should wash off)

Accessibility

There is an accessible route to the school room.

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