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Festival of Blossom - Arts Week

Bring a sketchbook or borrow one from Mompesson and take the time to draw, paint or even write a poem in the garden. Free botanical illustration workshops in the garden.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Discover some of Simon Armitage's poetry written for the Festival of Blossom in our garden. Pick up a sketchpad and have a go at drawing a flower, or join the drop-in botanical drawing workshop on a Saturday.

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Festival of Blossom at Mompesson House 

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22 Mar to 4 Jun 2024
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11:00 to 16:00
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22 Mar to 28 May 2024
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11:00 to 16:00
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Festival of Blossom - Dining Room exhibition 

Celebrate spring with an exuberant and joyful display in the Dining Room of Mompesson House.

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29 Mar to 9 Apr 2024
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11:00 to 16:00
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Festival of Blossom - Makers' Week 

Take inspiration from the garden at Mompesson House. Join in with a free blossom-themed yarn spinning demonstration. Create fabric blossom flowers and add them to the community blossom bunting.

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12 Apr to 23 Apr 2024
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11:00 to 15:30
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