Dorset Button Making Workshop

At Signal Point Gallery

Friday 22 May 2020
10:00am Save to calendar

Cost: All tickets $40

Goolwa Visitor Information Centre

visit@alexandrina.com.au

1300 466 592

http://www.visitalexandrina.com

2 Day workshop

 

Duration 2 day workshop - 10am - 4pm both days including lunch break - BYO lunch or go to a local cafe Dorset and particularly the area around Shaftesbury was one of the first places in Britain to develop a specialised button industry.  Dorset buttons preceded industrialised mechanisms for button making and were at their peak of manufacture between 1622 and 1850.  Julie Meyer facilitates a two day workshop during the Inspired by the Rajah exhibition for participants who would like to learn about this heritage craft.

Bookings at Goolwa Visitor Information Centre and online

Things to know  Bookings essential limited places, BYO lunch or go to a local cafe

Transaction fee applies

 


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