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Birds and butterfly mask making for Grandad's Island parade

  • The Mill 7-11 Coppermill Lane London, England, E17 7HA United Kingdom (map)

Free hands-on holiday art workshop for children aged 6 and over in our friendly community space at the Mill. Making beautiful butterflies and brilliant birds for a parade with Granda’s Ship September 1st down the High Street. Part of ‘Page to Pavement’, a Borough of Culture project based around a local writer’s book called Grandad’s Island by Benji Davies.

The workshop is free but booking is essential see the Mills site for information here:

email details with children’s names and age will need to be sent to:
Children under 8 must be accompanied: parents/carers welcome, playroom for younger children. Limited places, booking essential.


Page to Pavement invites you, your school or organisation to be involved from now til October in events all over the borough relating to ideas about this world wide acclaimed book.

See other projects Scribble and Smudge have been doing for Grand pa’s Island:

‘Flight writers’ at Walthamstow Garden Party 2019. Typing letters to loved ones and sending them by parrot for their destination.

Mask making for Grandad Island’s parade with Playscheme at Church Hill nursery.