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BA SUMMER Gathering

June 13

PLEASE NOTE: This event has now been cancelled due to the risk of Covid-19.

BA SUMMER Gathering 13th June 2020
Cullercoats Community Centre, Belle Vue St, North Shields NE30 4QXr
& associated Workshops 14th & 15th June in Scout Building, Norfolk Street, North Shields NE30 1BD Hosted by the Cullercoats Group of Northumbria Basketry

We would like to invite you to this beautiful part of England for this celebration of chair seating and basket making. There will be opportunities to meet and chat over refreshments as well as to join workshops, and bring items to sell.
The spectacular coastal and countryside scenery of Northumberland and many other attractions make this a great opportunity to take an extended break for partners, family and friends too.

Saturday 13th: Doors open at 10.00am for a Heritage Themed Day
Static displays include:
Cullercoats Fishing Heritage, Mid 20th century basketmakers tools, Cullcoats group ‘the first two years’
Presentations including:
Traditional Basket Project. Heritage Craft Association, Is it traditional baskets or traditional basketmakers which are most at risk, Making a replica, Need for traditional skill to execute contemporary practice.

Sunday 14th Monday 15th: Workshops
A) One Day, Rush Hat Workshop with Rachel Frost
B) Two Day, Gathering , hen or gondola basket with Jenny Crisp and Anna Turnbull
Accommodation and Travel: The Coastal area around Cullercaots and North Shields, have an abundance of accommodation details from Secretary@northumbriabasketrygroup.org.uk.

For those travelling by public transport there are bus and metro links to the centre of Newcastle.
To book your attendance on the day or for course details contact LORRAINE GRIFFITHS secretary@northumbriabasketrygroup.org.uk
or CHARLOTTE BOXALL charlottebx@gmail.com
Booking Essential
Comprehensive details will be posted on the NBG and BA Websites

Details

Date:
June 13
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Venue

Cullercoats Community Centre
Belle Vue St
North Shields, NE30 4QX United Kingdom
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Details

Date:
June 13
Event Category:

Venue

Cullercoats Community Centre
Belle Vue St
North Shields, NE30 4QX United Kingdom
+ Google Map