Back to All Events

Hand-crafted Book-Making

  • Royal Armouries Museum Leeds United Kingdom (map)

Write and Make Your Own Hand-crafted Book. Using the Eastern Warriors exhibition as inspiration, writer, Mary Cooper, and artist, Pui Lee, will lead participants in the writing and making of a hand-crafted accordion-style book. This 90 minute workshop will combine creative writing, calligraphy and design in the production of a unique fold-out book, which could also be used as a wall-hanging at home. Monday, February 13th, 11:30am - 1:00pm and 2:00-3:30pm. £3.50 - book and pay on arrival at the Museum Suitable for – Adults and children from 8 years upwards. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

'Designed as a lucky keepsakes for writing. The red, colour of good fortune, gold ,the colour representing happiness and 8 being the Chinese colour number. ...An abundance of positivity all round'