Join local artist Marisa Straccia for an interactive workshop celebrating Bedford’s Italian connections. Come and reimagine Bedford High Street using architectural elemnets from the Italian Renaissance. How would Bedford look remade in grand Italian marble with columns, arches and domes? Using drawing and photo collage to discover more about their famous buildings whilst transforming the High Street into an Italian fairy tale. All materials provided. Suitable for 6 to 12year olds. (Use promotional code HIGGINS30 to avoid any transaction fee when booking your place.)
Event organised by Dr Selena Daly (University College London) in conjunction with the Higgins Bedford, supported by High Street Heritage Action Zone, funded by Historic England through Bedford Borough Council.