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  • Fashion Photography: Styling Counter Culture

    Fashion Photography: Styling Counter Culture

    Beecroft25 April 2019 - 25 April 2019

    Join us for an evening exploring fashion photography and counter-cultures with noted fashion photographer, Tessa Hallmann and muse, Mark Dooris. Tessa Hallmann is a portrait and fashion photographer. She has photographed icons such as Stephen Jones and Twiggy, amongst many others. Mark Dooris is a stylist, muse and promoter. Known…

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  • The Nottrowe Drift Children's Workshop

    The Nottrowe Drift Children's Workshop

    Beecroft27 April 2019 - 27 April 2019

    What’s in MY museum? A chance for children aged seven to nine to make their own tiny museum, using a shoe box as the gallery. What small versions of your favourite things will your museum contain? Dinosaurs, cars, rabbits, hats, cakes? Or will it be a Museum of Surprises? Come…

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  • Subcultures Painted Lettering Workshop with Quiet British Accent

    Subcultures Painted Lettering Workshop with Quiet British Accent

    Prittlewell29 May 2019 - 29 May 2019

    Taking inspiration from the Subcultures exhibition, learn how to draw funky lettering, design your punky poster and paint your rocking band name. Join QbA for an afternoon of painted lettering creativity. Suitable for children (years +) and families,   Tickets £12 - available in advance from: www.southendlam.eventbrite.co.uk

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  • Meet the Tudors

    Meet the Tudors

    Southchurch04 August 2019 - 04 August 2019

    Meet the Tudors at Southchurch Hall Meet the Lord, the cook, the beekeeper, the traveller and of course, King Henry himself! Southchurch Hall comes alive with the Tudors on this special day. A series of fun talks throughout the day on subjects ranging from Tudor manners to Tudor beekeeping, plus…

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Southend Museums Service is part of the Culture Section of the Adult and Community Services Department, Southend on Sea, Essex Borough Council