Flags Ahoy

Come along to these structured family drop-in sessions where you will make some little flags inspired by maritime themes in our Ian Hamilton Finlay exhibition!

Flags Ahoy

About Flags Ahoy

25th September 2021
10am - 12.30pm or 1.30pm - 4pm
City Art Centre
2 Market Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH1 1DE
This is a free event
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Come along to these structured family drop-in sessions where you will make some little flags inspired by maritime themes in our Ian Hamilton Finlay exhibition. You could also make some seashore-bunting. With artist Claudia Miller.

Free and drop-in, no need to book.

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