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Chessboard to Totem Pole - The Art of Craft

Tina Baxter, Footprints of London

Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (GMT)

Chessboard to Totem Pole - The Art of Craft

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
standard Feb 16, 2018 £12.00 £0.00
concession
Students, unemployed, and over 65's - note each child under 14 is free if accompanied by a free paying adult.
Feb 16, 2018 £9.00 £0.00

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A walk designed to explore the element of ‘fit for purpose’ of some interesting works of craftmanship around the western section of the City of London. Often passed by without a second glance, but once properly introduced never forgotten.

Some of the pieces I will show you on this walk are not in plain sight, so a great way to explore some of the treasures you might never otherwise see. 

We explore how the works were created, by the tools used, such as, power tools, or an ancient kiln, as well as the use of ancient crafts and emblems to create modern epitaphs.

There is also the structure which invokes analogy which was never intended by the artist, its design purely practical. Share with me the great reveal, join me on this route of discovery.

 

Meet up at Blackfriars Station - North Side. Queen Victoria Street.  The walk will take 2 hours. The walk ends at Blackfriars Station.

You can check travel options at the Transport for London Journey Planner

Have questions about Chessboard to Totem Pole - The Art of Craft? Contact Tina Baxter, Footprints of London

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Blackfriars Station
Queen Victoria Street
EC4V 4DY London
United Kingdom

Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (GMT)


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Tina Baxter, Footprints of London

 

Footprints of London is a website created by independent guides to promote and market the walks that they lead.  This walk is led by Tina Baxter  

 

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Chessboard to Totem Pole - The Art of Craft
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