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Introduction to Canal Art: Castles

August 4, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Julie Tonkin, one of the UK’s leading canal artists  will teach you the traditions of folk canal art. Undertake practice artwork before painting a design on a piece of canal ware to take home.

On this half day course you will learn the techniques to paint a traditional castles design.

This is a half day workshop.

About the course leader:  Julie Tonkin

Julie is a professional narrow boat decorator, painting narrow boats and traditional items of canal ware for boats. Julie has been teaching roses and castles painting for many years and has a keen interest in canal culture and customs.

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Cost: £30 (inc VAT) per person includes a certificate of completion, use of materials and tools necessary to the course, car parking and a drinks voucher.

This course is part of our IgnitEd programme –  Find out about similar   Heritage Skills Courses


August 4, 2019
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Black Country Living Museum and Feral Productions
0121 520 8054 (lines open between 10am – 4pm)


Black Country Living Museum
Black Country Living Museum, Tipton Road
Dudley, West Midlands DY1 4SQ United Kingdom
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