october, 2018

04oct2:30 pm3:30 pmThe Hart Silversmiths of Chipping Campden

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Event Details

The Hart workshop has been based at The Guild in Chipping Campden since 1902 when Charles Robert Ashbee relocated his Guild of Handicraft to this Gloucestershire town in his ‘Great Move’. Now in the fourth generation of the family, the workshop still produces work true to the Arts and Crafts movement as well as contemporary commissions. Find out more in this talk / demonstration by Trish and David Hart on the history of the workshop, the collection of over 3000 historic design drawings and the traditional craft of silversmithing. Questions are welcome throughout the event. Do allow time to visit the exhibition in the Art Gallery which showcases historic and contemporary silver from the Hart workshop and the Arts and Crafts movement as well as a selection of beautiful design drawings. Booking essential by calling 01296 331441 or email: museum@buckscountymuseum.org or online.

Time

(Thursday) 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Location

Bucks County Museum

Church St, Aylesbury HP20 2QP

Organizer

Bucks County Museum01296 331441 9 Church Street, Aylesbury HP20 2QP

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