Thornton Road, Bradford, BD13 3LD


01274 834747

may, 2021

08may10:30 am12:30 amWorld Collage DayMake a mini book zine and collage with Jean McEwan and Catherine Cartwright

Event Details

World Collage Day Workshop Online
Saturday 8th May 10.30-12.30 BST
Hosted by South Square Centre, Thornton, Bradford 01274 834747 for enquiries and bookings

Join us for a collage making session to celebrate World Collage Day.
Artists Jean McEwan and Catherine Cartwright invite you to create your own collaged instant book or ‘mini zine’ at this online event. No prior experience is necessary and people of all ages and abilities are welcome.

The workshop is free and you can book through South Square Centre. Once you have booked your place you will be sent a link for the session on Zoom. A limited number of collage packs will be available to pick up from South Square Centre for local residents.
Participants are invited to use selected images from the Thornton Antiquarian Archive and from the artists, which will also be available to download and print at home here will need a sheet of A4 or A3 paper to make your instant book with, as well as scissors and some glue. You might also want to use anything else you might have at home.

Suggested Materials:

– Magazines, catalogues
– newspapers
– Unwanted photos, cards, postcards
– Coloured paper, card
– Anything else which can be stuck down…wrappers, thread, fabric etc.The workshop will be friendly, informal and interactive. We look forward to seeing you there!About the artists:

To Book:

Please email to book a place.

Please provide the first part of your postcode, for our evaluation purposes. (Anyone anywhere can join the workshop!)

Jean McEwan
@jeanmcewanartist (Instagram)
Jean is a Bradford based artist working with collage and zines both in her own work and with the groups and communities she works with. She is interested in exploring how creativity can connect and empower us and her motto is ‘cut it up, mix it up, move things around, create new conditions’

Catherine Cartwright
Catherine is a multi-disciplinary artist, working primarily with book art, printmaking, drawing and film. Her work is rooted in participation and collaboration.



(Saturday) 10:30 am - 12:30 am


South Square Centre

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