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JMW Turner Study Day, Mercer Gallery, Harrogate

March 10, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come and discover the work of Turner through painting, writing or research.
There will be three topic groups of no more than 10 operating
throughout the day – see below.
Attendees should choose ONE group.
After a short introduction to the exhibition in the main gallery
attendees work with their chosen group before and after lunch. The
final session will bring all 3 groups together to share their work.
Cost £25 to include all refreshments and lunch
To book a place please contact
Christine Hines – chines845@gmail.com
The Topic Groups
Painting – using the paintings in the exhibition attendees can create
their own work in his style.
Writing – selecting one of the paintings in the exhibition attendees
can work individually or collaboratively to develop a story or poem
Research – using a variety of resources attendees can develop their
knowledge and understanding about Turner and his work
All groups will be led by a tutor.
9.30 – 10.00 Registration and refreshments
10.00 – 10.45 Welcome and short introduction to the exhibition
10.45 –  11.00 Coffee break
11.00 – 12.30 Groups
12.30 – 1.30 Lunch
1.30 – 3.00 Groups
3.00 – 3.15 Tea
3.15 – 3.45 Show and tell
3.45 – 4.00 – Evaluation


March 10, 2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Mercer Gallery
Harrogate, HG1 2SA
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