The Beaney House Of Art & Knowlege

The Beaney House Of Art & Knowlege
18 High Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2BD

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Georgie Meadows: Stitched Drawings

The uniquely affecting and compassionate work of artist and occupational therapist Georgie Meadows encourages us to rethink the way we regard our older population. Using a domestic sewing machine, she translates delicate line drawings into tender and tactile stitched portraits of people she knows or has worked with.

…and 30 more dates until 27 Nov

Georgie Meadows' Stitched Drawings: Artist's Talk

Textile artist and former occupational therapist Georgie Meadows talks about her stunning machine-stitched exhibition in the Front Room gallery. She looks at the inspiration for the pictures and techniques used, and focuses on the pictures' subjects and the importance of how we interpret what we see and how this affects…

Grayson Perry: The Vanity Of Small Differences

The Vanity of Small Differences is a series of six large-scale tapestries by the Turner-Prize winning artist Grayson Perry, which explore the British fascination with taste and class. Inspired by the 18th century painter William Hogarth's moral tale, A Rake's Progress, Perry's tapestries follow the life of a fi ctional…

…and 37 more dates until 4 Dec

Jumping Beaneys: Autumn Animals

Take part in our fun, interactive session of songs, stories and craft. Meet the animals on display at The Beaney, and make your own toy to take home. A creative workshop for the Under 5s. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer. The Learning Lab, The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge £3.50 per child…

Knit & Knatter

Bring your knitting along to this friendly, informal, self-led group. Everyone welcome, whether you're a pro or just knitting your first rows.

Tue 1 Nov

Tue 8 Nov

Tue 15 Nov

…and 28 more dates until 30 May 2017

Tapestry Tales Creative Workshop

Make your own beautiful hand-woven tapestry to take home! Let your child's imagination run wild as they translate their stories onto tapestry, using Grayson Perry's childhood friend, Alan Measles the Teddy Bear as inspiration. Children will then be able to contribute to our giant tapestry of Canterbury. Children must be…

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