Adam Reynolds Memorial Bursary recipient Oliver MacDonald is in residence at Turner Contemporary, Margate until 7 May. Join Oliver for one of his two free willow weaving workshops on 31 March and 7 April in Turner Contemporary's Clore Learning Studio.

Traditionally trained as a willow weaver, Oliver is spending his three-month residency exploring willow weaving and its materials through a conceptual lens, creating large-scale, performative objects and installations on-site. During this workshop you will pick up some basic willow weaving skills and learn how to make your own garden plant obelisk out of willow. Materials are provided and the workshop is suitable for ages 16 upwards.

Workshop dates:

  • 31 March, 2 - 5:30pm, Clore Learning Studio, Turner Contemporary
  • 7 April, 2 - 5:30pm, Clore Learning Studio, Turner Contemporary

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Clore Learning Studio is wheelchair accessible. Please let us know if you have any additional access requirements which you would like us to be aware of by contacting Fiona Slater on [email protected] or 020 7424 7366.

The ARMB, set up in memory of sculptor Adam Reynolds, supports mid-career disabled artists looking to develop their practice and build their profile by offering funds and a three month residency at a high-profile arts venue. For full information on Oliver's residency, please visit

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