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Free Drop In Well Dressing Workshops at QUAD

02 June 2017

QUAD will be holding free drop-in Derby Well Dressing workshops in June. The workshops offer a chance to learn the ancient Derbyshire custom of Well Dressing using natural materials and to help create this year's designs. This year's theme celebrates the 40th Anniversary of Derby City. 

Free drop-in workshops with Artists from Spiral Arts group will be running in QUAD from Tuesday 6th to Friday 9th June. The Well Dressings will then be exhibited on the trail at key venues around the historic Cathedral Quarter during the following week. 

The Well Dressing Workshops take place at QUAD on Tuesday 6th June from 4:00pm to 6:00pm, Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th June, from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and Friday 9th June, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm.

The Well Dressing Trail will be on display from Saturday 10th to Sunday 18th June in QUAD, Derby Cathedral, Derby Central Library, D├ęda, Local Studies Library and Derby Tourist Information Centre, opening times vary.

 

For further information please click here or call QUAD on 01332 290606, or contact: Spiral Arts: Spiral_arts@hotmail.com