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19 events
  • Felix Oswald's Figures: Illustrating the Ancient World Loading...
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    Felix Oswald's Figures: Illustrating the Ancient World

    Saturday 10 December

    This workshop will focus on the original pen and ink illustration sheets for the plates in Felix Oswald's Index of Figures Types on Terra Sigillata. 

  • Artist-in-Residence Open Studio Loading...
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    Artist-in-Residence Open Studio

    Sunday 11 December - Sunday 19 February

    Carol Adlam is an award-winning author and illustrator specializing in graphic novels and reportage illustration.

  • IO, Saturnalia! Loading...
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    IO, Saturnalia!

    Saturday 17 December

    Meet a Roman family who are preparing for the midwinter feast of Saturnalia.

  • Portable Antiquities Scheme Loading...
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    Portable Antiquities Scheme

    Tuesday 20 December - Tuesday 19 September

    The Portable Antiquities Scheme (PAS) is a DCMS-funded project to encourage the voluntary recording of archaeological objects found by members of the public in England and Wales. 

  • Archaeology and the History of Medieval Sherwood Forest Loading...
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    Archaeology and the History of Medieval Sherwood Forest

    Wednesday 18 January

    Learn about Medieval Sherwood Forest, its administration and the Forest law.

  • Reportage Illustration: Drawing the Everyday Loading...
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    Reportage Illustration: Drawing the Everyday

    Saturday 21 January

    In this workshop Carol will use a selection of everyday artefacts from the collections at The University of Nottingham Museum to inspire you to create your own set of imagined reportage (documentary) drawing.

  • From Snotengaham to Nottingham: Medieval Nottingham from 700-1400 AD Loading...
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    From Snotengaham to Nottingham: Medieval Nottingham from 700-1400 AD

    Saturday 11 February

    Come and discover the history of the city beneath your feet!

  • Half Term Fun in the Museum Loading...
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    Half Term Fun in the Museum

    Tuesday 14 February - Friday 17 February

    During February Half Term, the music will be offering free activities for children and families. Drop in any time during opening hours for hands-on creative fun. All activities must be supervised by an adult.

  • Minstrel Extraordinaire Loading...
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    Minstrel Extraordinaire

    Wednesday 15 February

    A demonstration of Minstrel instruments and musical skills.

  • Ancient Craft: Stone Carving Loading...
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    Ancient Craft: Stone Carving

    Saturday 18 February

    Few decorative crafts can claim to be more ancient than stone carving, with the earliest carved objects dating well into prehistory.

  • Ancient Craft: Medieval Tile Making Loading...
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    Ancient Craft: Medieval Tile Making

    Saturday 25 February

    With medieval tile researcher Karen Slade, Company of Artisans.

  • Ancient Craft: Medieval Tile Making Loading...
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    Ancient Craft: Medieval Tile Making

    Saturday 25 February

    With medieval tile researcher Karen Slade, Company of Artisans.