Blackburn Festival of Light- Open Lantern Making Workshops

Aelwyn lantern makingCome along to The Bureau and work with a professional lantern artist to create a beautiful paper and willow lantern for the Blackburn Festival of Light Lantern Parade on 17th December.

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Make an individual lantern to take home after the parade, or get together with a group to create a giant lantern as a group. Finish in a day or come back each week.

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Suitable for age 5-95. Not compulsory to come with a child!! This is a messy gluey activity, so please wear suitable clothing.

Aelwyn lantern making2Lanterns will be stored at The Bureau until the parade, so no need to transport a wet lantern home . Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Part of the Family Arts Festival:

Fairtrade and Organic drinks and snacks for sale in The Bureau cafe.

IMG_7619Workshops are 10-4 pm on:

Sunday 20th November

Sunday 27th November

Sunday 4th December

Sunday 11th December

Suggested donation £2

The Parade and Festival of Light event is held on Saturday 17th December in Blackburn Town Centre

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