Embroidered stories, workshops with charitable organisation The Welcoming

  • Lindy Richardson (Organiser)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Description

Series of workshops with participants who attend The welcoming, an organisation who work specifically with the refugee and migrant community in Edinburgh. Funded by Heritage Lottery as part of their Stories Stones and bones scheme. Activities included study and conservation of the Needlework Development Scheme pieces which are part of the University Collections, and facilitating participants to embroidery their own stories.
Period19 Sep 201727 Nov 2017
Event typeWorkshop
LocationEdinburgh, United Kingdom