Make Your Future | 8th – 19th July
Make Your Future is a hands-on education programme connecting traditional craft with digital technologies to ignite a passion for craft in young people. Through supporting teachers, making use of local craft skills and creating opportunities for work and study in craft, it pioneers an approach that strengthens the position of making skills as a cross-curricular bridge between art and science.
Vittoria Street Gallery presents a showcase of jewellery and metalwork from students and teachers at Birmingham Schools, in collaboration with the Crafts Council and School of Jewellery, Birmingham City University
Participating Schools: Birchensale Middle School, King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy, Willenhall EACT Academy, Moseley School, North Birmingham Academy, Selly Oak, James Brindley, Kings Heath Boys
Participating maker/educators: Samantha Chilton, Deborette Clarke, John Grayson, Sophie Huckfield,Vanessa Miller, Melanie Tomlinson
With grateful thanks to the Comino Foundation and The Goldsmiths’ Centre for their support of Make Your Future in the West Midlands
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