‘Making Chartist Banners’ Thursday 19th June 10.00 – 14.30 at Newport Museum & Art Gallery
FREE WORKSHOP – sponsored by NIACE ‘Adult Learners Week’ led by Christabel Gilbert - regional co-ordinator of the Quilters Guild
Get ideas to design your own community/school Chartist Banner Have a go! Try some of the techniques
See how Christabel is ‘re-creating’ the Newport Banner (1841) Learn the techniques she is using
Find out how the needle workers of 1841 tackled the task - What materials? Colours? - What kind of Lettering? Images?
Who, What and When were the Chartists? Find out about Chartist visual culture
A limited number of places are available Apply at Museum Reception Desk or CONTACT: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: 029 20613359