Participate in Stronsay Events (Calendar)British Science Week – connecting with nature, printmaking workshop

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Event date: April 27 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM BST
Organiser: Anna Bliss-Davis
Venue: Moncur Memorial Church


‘Connecting with nature’ art workshop - Itinerary 10:00-10:30 Meet at Kirk Hall.  Welcome tea and coffee. Outline of the days activities and outcomes of the workshop with examples of what will be produced 10:30-11:30 Walk to Mill Bay (weather permitting) Learn drawing techniques with different materials, using the environment and landscape. Collect materials to work with – shells, seaweed, grasses, photographs and drawings. 11:30-12:00 Return to Kirk Hall. Group review of what has been collected and drawn. 12:00-1:00 Introduction to printmaking – drypoint, monoprint and etching. Demonstration to remind the group of the methods and how to combine methods. 1:00-2:00 Break for lunch. 2:00-3:00 Work on final pieces from drawings and materials gathered. 3:00-3:45 Work on a collaborative piece.  This will compliment participants own work that they wish to submit as part of the Wildlife Recording Project publication. 3:45-4:00 Group summary and group feedback.