The Stone Age Sculpture of Avebury

Monday 10/02/14 00:00

Explore the megalithic stones of Avebury and West Kennet Long Barrow with artist and researcher Di Patterson who will reveal some of the sculptural designs hidden on the surface.
Monday 10th February, 2 – 3.30pm Explore the megalithic stones of Avebury and West Kennet Long Barrow with artist and researcher Di Patterson who will reveal some of the sculptural designs hidden on the surface. Di will discuss her current body of research as outlined in her new publication on the subject. Di Pattison is the author of two recently published books about her discovery of a corpus of stone-age sculpture at Avebury and West Kennet long barrow, which feature over 150 fascinating large-scale carved heads. She has been painting with hand-ground real earth pigments and sketching with hand-made pastels for over ten years, collecting suitable stones on her travels in England and Ireland. Cost: £5.65 adult or £5.00 for season ticket holders and Friends. Booking required. Contact details: Corinium Museum, Park Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 2BX T: 01285 655611
http://www.coriniummuseum.org