A Talk on Victorian Textiles - Cambridge

All Saints' Church, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Date:
29th July 2017
Time:
14:00-15:30
Price:
Adult: £3.00

Discover our collection of Victorian textiles and find out more about the mystery of the All Saints' banner


All Saints’ is a triumph of Victorian art and design, with dramatic colour and pattern on almost every surface. Join us for a talk which will look at the importance of our collection of Victorian textiles. In particular, we will be exploring:

  • The role of ecclesiastical textiles at All Saints
  • Embroidery techniques and fabrics used
  • The historic significance of the All Saints textiles

There will also be an opportunity to view the banner attributed to William Morris and take part in a discussion of its origins.

Email cambridge@thecct.org.uk to reserve your place.

This event takes place as part of Church Tourism Week 2017.

Telephone:
01223 324442
Email:
cambridge@thecct.org.uk

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