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Isle of Stories Festival 2017: AWA WORKSHOPS

On Sunday the 28th of MAY, AWA will be running arts workshops in Achamore Gardens on the Isle of Gigha for Isle of Stories Festival 2017. Isle of Stories is a collection of creative encounters and opportunities for storytelling, story making and story sharing. Join us this MAY for Isle of Stories Festival 2017!

Our workshops are inspired by the mysterious and exotic plants and woodlands that make up this marvellous island garden. AWA will join a line up of fantastic storytellers, makers and creatives. All our workshops are free and are suitable for all ages and abilities. The Isle of Stories Festival is brought you by Isle of Gigha School, Achamore Gardens Trust and the Scottish Book Trust. 


SUNDAY: AWA at ACHAMORE GARDENS

 Family Workshops with AWA

Inspired by the magnificent gardens of Achamore, AWA will be running Drop in Workshops for all ages in printmaking and natural crafts through out the day on Sunday. Participants work with be exhibited in the Achamore Garden, Education Hut over the festival period. Check out our workshops below > 

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PRINT MAKING WORKSHOP

Inspired by the amazing range of exotic plants, booming colours and wild patterns at Achamore Gardens, this drop in workshop will give you the opportunity to be inspired by nature and create your own handmade print. 

This workshop will teach skills in collage, relief print and mark making. 

Admission Free: Drop in 

Session Times: 11:00am  - 1.00pm 

Session length:  2 hours 

Location: ACHAMORE GARDENS EDUCATION HUT

JOURNEY STICK CHALLENGE  

Collect your Journey Stick from the Hut and set off on a wild trail through the Achamore Woodlands. Mark your journey by collecting the unexpected, the small and unexplained, the colourful, the squishy, the weird, the wonderful. Capture your findings with spindly threads. Look High! Look Low! and Watch Out! Who knows what mysteries you might discover! 

Admission Free: Drop in 

Session Times: 2:30 - 4:00pm  

Session length:  1 hour 30 min 

Location: ACHAMORE GARDENS EDUCATION HUT


see full Line up below and Visit Achamore Gardens online to find out more!