Exhibition: Folklore and Harvest

Monday 14 October to Monday 20 January 2019
10.30am - 4pm

The Maiden, The Neck and The Mare – Harvest Traditions and Beliefs

Exploring the art, traditions and beliefs associated with corn dollies featuring original examples and contemporary artist’s interpretations.

We will have demonstrations of corn dolly making on set days throughout the exhibition.

This exhibition will run from 14 October until 20 January 2020

Project in collaboration with the Museum of British Folklore

Corn dolly demonstrations from Verna Bailey will take place in the gallery on Wednesday 16 October, Wednesday 23 October and Wednesday 30 October from 11am-3pm

“So lovely to see this old tradition being kept alive, and wonderful to see so many designs.” Visitor, 15.10

“A moving and intriguing display. I made simple corn dollies with a special needs school in Tottenham. The students loved it.” Visitor, 16.10

“Wonderful corn dollies.” Visitor, 20.10