History and Design - William Morris and the Arts and Crafts Movement | Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

History and Design - William Morris and the Arts and Crafts Movement at Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

History and Design - William Morris and the Arts and Crafts Movement at Tunbridge Wells Adult Education

Price: £45.00 Starts: 27/03/2019 Time: 12:45 - 15:15
Tutor: Naomi Louise Dickins Ends: 03/04/2019 Location: Tunbridge Wells Adult Education
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: WED Duration: 2 weeks

About this course

The course will give you an insight of the individuals at the forefront of the Arts & Crafts Movement and will also study some of the iconic design pieces created by the group.
You will learn more about William Morris a man of great talents and energy, Morris urged his contemporaries to “have nothing in your homes that you do not know to be useful and beautiful”. His insistence on artistry, craftsmanship, and quality helped revolutionise the late-Victorian interior, leaving a legacy that is still significant today.

How will I be taught?

There will be tutor input and discussion as well as visual representations. The tutor will give feedback.

What do I need to bring with me?

Apart from a sense of curiosity and an interest in social history, you may wish to bring note taking materials.

What can I do next?

We offer a range of history, architecture and social history courses. Please ask at a Centre or go to www.kentadulteducation.co.uk
If you would like to replicate some of the patterns learn during this course the tutor is delivering this course TWL/64949/G

What do I need to join the course

The course is open to everyone interested. No prior knowledge required

About the Tutor: Naomi Louise Dickins

Naomi Dickins graduated from the University of Bristol with a B.A. (Hons) in History and also has an Advanced Diploma in Local Historical Studies from the University of Oxford. She has worked as an archivist, historical researcher and lecturer and recently published a history of Tenterden with Amberley Books. Naomi also has a lifelong love of textile and needle crafts, is an embroidery artist, runs textiles workshops and is a designer for Practical Publishing craft magazines.

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Getting there

Tunbridge Wells Adult Education
Monson Road
Tunbridge Wells
Tunbridge Wells
Kent
TN1 1LS


If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code TWL/65951/G/LC.
Course Code: TWL/65951/G/LC Book Now

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