Thursday 13th October until Friday 28th October, 11am – 4pm, Monday to Friday and 1st Sunday in the month. Stunning exhibition of paper sculpture and bowls by Graham Lester, together with paintings with paper collage by Christine Bass. All work for sale.
Sunday 4th December 2016, 11am – 4pm. Adults £1, children 50p. Believe it or not its not that long until our annual Christmas Craft Fair. Lots of stalls: jewellery, woodturning, knitting & crotchet, bags, sweets, cakes, decorations, cards and many more. Our usual BBQ and cafe will be serving refreshments. Mill Tours and Boat Trips available for a small extra charge.
On Thursdays and the 1st Sunday of each month, join one of our scheduled guided tours and discover how fascinating paper is – that thing we take for granted is truly amazing. Try making handmade paper We have three tours a day 11.15, 13.00 and 2.45. Please book in advance if groups are larger than 10 or you wish to bring a group on another day. In addition visit our cafe, gallery and paper shop. Boat rides also available.
Our education team offer a range of exciting workshops for schools covering Key Stages 1. 2. 3 and 4, outreach activities and school assemblies. A standard 2.5 hour visit includes mill tour, papermaking and
a third activity selected from
this list: weaving, braille, history, science, recycling, letterpress and art. And much, much more.
"Rags make paper, paper makes money, money makes banks, banks make loans, loans make beggars, beggars make rags. - Anon. English 19th C. "