Book launch: A Fleetwood Herbarium and seagull.sardine.etchings

Date: 14 Oct 2023
Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm
Location: The Mount, Fleetwood
art | community | literature

Local artists Lisa Wigham and Tina Dempsey host an autumnal celebration and joint book launch, showcasing the results of their year-long Art & Science Residencies at Fleetwood Mount. Hear music from Mike Fairclough and get a limited edition copy of Lisa’s book, A Fleetwood Herbarium – an artistic response to collected botanicals from the Mount gardens – and Tina’s book, seagull.sardine.etchings – a curated collection of data gathered throughout the residency, documenting the place itself and the community activity it has inspired.

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    Antonia Charlesworth Stack is a journalist and editor from Blackpool. She was deputy editor of Big Issue North magazine and is editor of Blackpool Social Club. Antonia is also the founder of Reclaim Blackpool, a women's safety campaign that began life as an article she wrote for Blackpool Social Club. She's a contributing author to the Lancashire Stories anthology with her story about a Blackpool performer, The Call of The Sea. The book is available for free in libraries across the county.