Flowers of War

Royal West of England Academy invites you to the opening of Flowers of War;

A collaborative commemorative enamel art work.

Opening, 5.30-7.30pm Thursday 29 March,

Exhibition 29 March – 29 April, 2018

Royal West of England Academy, Bristol http://www.flowersofwar.org

A collaborative work, Flowers of War is inspired by World War One stories and artefacts gathered from local communities and museums. It considers the many ways people reflect upon the past. More stories will be collected and artworks created to add to the wreath. This exhibition presents the wreath for the first time in the United Kingdom. The work will continue to grow and be presented in other locations internationally until 2019.

Kirsten Haydon (NZ), Elizabeth Turrell RWA (UK), Neal Haslem (AUST)

This project is supported by

Royal West of England Academy

WW1 Co-Commissioning fund Creative New Zealand.

RMIT University, Australia


West Dean College

recycled-4.jpgrecycled-3.jpgTutor: Elizabeth Turrell

November 20-23 November 2017

Enamel: Re-cycle, re-use and re-seen


Take an innovative and experimental approach to enamel as you work to re-use small objects and pieces, for example, tin cans, keys, spoons, mesh or any small objects of steel, stainless steel or copper. You will also cover technical information on enamelling steel.

Ref: S3D07462 Cost of class: £360.00



Phone: +44(0)1243818300


‘Storm over Europe’

Porcelain and vitreous enamel on copper

Creative and experimental surfaces in enamel

West Dean College West Sussex

https://www.westdean.org.uk. Short courses

21 to 24 November 2016 with Elizabeth Turrell.

Ref: 3D6597. Intermediate/Advanced. £349.00.


You will focus on the development of personal imagery and explore non-traditional approaches to vitreous enamel on copper and pre-enamelled steel. Use simple drawing, printmaking, painting and abrading methods to produce a wide range of enamel effects.


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