15 Days in Clay presented, ‘The ‘Gethering’ Saturday 23rd February to Saturday 20th April 2019 at the Lighthouse Poole www.lighthousepoole.co.uk
This exhibition showcases, the artists latest ceramic installation work; fifteen fantastic ceramic figures celebrating the culmination of an amazing 15 years. These collaborative and challenging pieces, demonstrate individuality and outstanding creativity.
The ‘Tribe’ represents some 40 adults with additional needs working and exploring their creativity alongside professional artists on their journey to become artists in their own right.
Started in 2003 by Janna Edwards with a grant from ‘Awards For All’ 15 Days in Clay is a remarkable project based at Holton Lee near Poole. The initial group met for 15 days over 15 weeks, hence the name. The project has grown over the years to four days a week, with over 40 adults enjoying the creative processes of hand building clay techniques. Supporting the project is a current team of eleven dedicated volunteers who make the project possible.
15 Days in Clay extends a warm welcome to the private view on Saturday 23rd February. The show will be formally opened at 2:00 pm by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Dorset, Mr Angus Campbell.
Contact: Janna Edwards t: 07980 563899 e:firstname.lastname@example.org
Lighthouse, 21 Kingsland Road, Poole Dorset BH15 1UG