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Sketch Club

Sketch Club

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Date: Friday 24 Feb 2017

Location: The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

Time: 12:30 - 15:30

Cost: Free, no booking required

Drop in and draw with us every Friday afternoon.

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Whether you can stay for ten minutes or the full three hours, the free Gallery Sketch Club is open to everyone and all materials will be provided.

Each week, we will have a different 'Friday Focus' so you can pull up a stool and enjoy looking at works you may never have noticed before.

Use your time to hone your sketching skills, chat with fellow art appreciators or simply indulge your creativity in a calm, inspiring atmosphere.

No need to book in advance. Just turn up and draw!

Cottingley Fairies in Context

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Date: Friday 24 Feb 2017

Location: Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery, Parkinson Court

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Cost: Free, booking required

Discover the background to the Cottingley Fairies in this free lunchtime talk.

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The story of the 'Fairies at the Bottom of the Garden' is familiar to many world-wide. In this talk Heather Millard looks at the context of the photographs, taken in 1917 in a small village on the outskirts of Bradford.

This talk is free but places are limited so please book in advance online:


For more information, please contact the Gallery by email (gallery@leeds.ac.uk) or telephone (0113 3439803).