Arts workshops in North Yorkshire Libraries

Archive for December, 2016

Puppet Making at Leyburn Library

A fab time was had by all the children visiting Leyburn Library during this years Summer Reading Challenge – “The Big Friend Read”.  Vanessa Card a professional puppet maker and illustrator provided puppet, mask, shadow theatre activites to all ages.


Artists at Thornborough Hall Gardens

Creative Writer, Irene Lofthouse and Mix Media artist, Sue Dewhurst joined the residents of Thornborough Hall Gardens in a reminiscence project called “This is Me”. Poetry, stories and icons were created by the artists from talking to the group about their memories. So much was learnt about their lives which made it such a wonderful valuble, rewarding experience.