As part of their European Erasmus project, the Lewes Priory Trust is hosting two free events for Lewes Priory Trust members and other interested parties on Saturday 11th September in the Chapter House at Southover Church, Lewes.
An introduction to calligraphy 09:30-11:00
A specialist calligraphy teacher from Tyniec monastery in Poland will give a practical calligraphy workshop in English. All materials will be provided. Spaces limited to 12 participants so early booking required.
A talk on the medieval stained glass of Batalha Monastery, Portugal 11:30-12:30
Batalha Monastery is a UNESCO World Heritage Site – a masterpiece of Gothic art. The monastery is noted for its conservation work of the medieval stained glass and this talk (in English) will present the windows and explain the skilled techniques used in their restoration. Spaces limited to 30 so early booking required.
To reserve your place email Trust Chairman Sy Morse Brown with your name and contact number.