Family Event: Poetic Neon Signs

Inspired by maritime themes in our Ian Hamilton Finlay exhibition, Create your own poetic neon sign using paint!

Family Event: Poetic Neon Signs

About Family Event: Poetic Neon Signs

25th September 2021
10am
City Art Centre
2 Market Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH1 1DE
Free, drop-in. No need to book
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Create your own poetic neon sign using paint. Inspired by maritime themes in our Ian Hamilton Finlay exhibition. With artist Claudia Miller.

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