‘Modern Heart’ is the title of a Saturday afternoon programme for enthusiastic dreamers, doodlers, activists and anyone interested in curating their thoughts and ideas into a vivid, visual and personalised journal. These workshops are themed around the exhibiting artist, the late film-maker, diarist, gay rights activist and gardener Derek Jarman.
Exhibition tour, Introductory talk, Dungeness visit and notebook/sketchbook examples
Practical book-making techniques using drawn, text and photographic methods.
Practical making with found and own materials, collage, inserts and cut-outs.
Journal ‘sharing’ and viewing Jarman’s notebooks and approaches
Suitable for all. No previous experience required. £3 fee covers both days.
Participants: All journal-making materials and equipment provided, in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere, including coffee and croissant.
Bring your own notebook, either a favourite with blank pages, or a new, crisp notebook for some fresh ideas. Notebooks can also be provided, please state when booking.