Drawing Museum Lace: An Unexpected Look - Talk, Tea and Tour with artist Teresa Whitfield

Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 14:00

Booking: Booking required. Please contact the museum.

£10.00 (members); £12.00 (non-members).

2.00 pm talk, 2.40 pm tea, followed by a tour of the exhibition. Teresa Whitfield’s exhibition of intricate drawings of museum lace opens on 13 September. Beautiful, illusionistic ink drawings will be exhibited alongside items from the Downton Lace collection. This is an opportunity to find out about how Teresa works from the artist herself and how the work is not just about the beauty of the lace, but also about appreciating and researching the past to bring it alive in the present.