Tuesday, October 4, 2011

COMMUNITY ARTMAKING: Artists' Lantern Making Workshop in Waterbury

In preparation for Waterbury's River of Light Community Lantern Parade this December, A special two-day workshop will be held at Thatcher Brook Primary School, Waterbury, VT, Saturday & Sunday, October 29th/ 30th 2011.

Artists and other creatives will have the opportunity to learn some basic lantern-making skills and participate in the construction of some larger-scale lanterns to spearhead the parade. The workshop will be led by Montpelier based artists, Gowri Savoor and Angelo Arnold. Previous experience of making is advised. This workshop is for adults only and is absolutely free to attend.

The sessions will run from 10-4pm on each day, including an hour break for lunch. You will be required to bring some basic tools; more information will be provided nearer the time.

To book your place, please contact Gowri Savoor, email: info@gowrisavoor.com or tel: 802 778 0334

Up-to-date information on the parade and workshops can be found on our blog, http://ariveroflightinwaterbury.wordpress.com/

Please look out for our community workshops taking place in November in Montpelier & Stowe. More information to follow!