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Create.Connect.Unwind Festival – Drop -in printmaking workshop with Colette Whittington

19 May 2022 at 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

A photograph of some carved wooden letterblocks

Come and discover the art of letterpress printmaking with printmaker and artist Colette Whittington. She will be demonstrating relief block and letterpress printing in the festival tent using a mixture of vintage wooden letter blocks, and newly carved letter fonts made during recent block carving workshops at Lime's art studio with NHS staff from across the trust.

As part of Creativity & Wellbeing Week 2022, Lime are hosting the inaugural Create.Connect.Unwind Festival celebrating creativity and wellbeing at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. The festival will feature an exciting 3-day programme of free creative workshops and performances especially for MFT staff including:
• Drop in printing and creative workshops
• Indian dance workshops
• An evening of spoken word performance
• Live musical performance
• A concert with very special guest musicians from Indian arts organisation, Milapfest
• A pop up exhibition of artwork created by MFT staff through Lime’s staff wellbeing programme, Create. Connect.Unwind

Come find us on the Oxford Road Campus Boulevard at the Pavilion Tent on 18th, 19th and 20th May.

All events are free to attend for MFT staff and are drop in- no need to book!

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19 May 2022
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm


Pavilion Stage, Boulevard, Oxford Road Campus,
Pavilion Stage, Boulevard, Oxford Road Campus M13 0HY + Google Map

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