Heritage Open Day – Medieval tiles and tile workshop

7 Sep 2017 until 10 Sep 2017, 12:00 am

Location: Chapter House Lawn

Hyde900 – Medieval encaustic tile display and workshop

7th to 10th September 2017

A display of encaustic tiles found on the site of Hyde Abbey. Discover their history and how they were made and why not have a go at making them in the medieval manner? But be prepared to get your hands dirty! For a fee your tile can also be glazed and fired.

Open: Thurs, Fri, Sat & Sun 10:00-16:00 (workshops hourly)

Pre-booking for workshops essential – max 6 places per hourly session. Children welcome.

Please click here and book a slot

Stamps produced by artist Kate Arnold

Stamps produced by artist Kate Arnold

Kayra and Alex Spurling having a great time making encaustic tiles

Kayra and Alex Spurling having a great time making encaustic tiles

Kate Arnold explaining to the mayor, Jane Rutter, and her escort, Duncan, the tile making process

Kate Arnold explaining to the mayor, Jane Rutter, and her escort, Duncan, the tile making process

 

 

 

 

 

 

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