Children's Workshop: Touching History with Laura Woodward

Touching History with Laura Woodward

Pomona Cemetery, Pomona

Tue 27 July

Age: 6 + years, $10 per child

Tuesday 27 June, 10 – 11.30am


Visit Pomona Cemetery and learn the art of frottage or rubbing through creating ‘prints’ from gravestones and markers.

Safely and respectfully discover this ancient and traditional practice used by family history researchers for preserving tombstone inscriptions. Experiment with layering and collaging images and colours to create a variety of textures using crayon and charcoal on rice paper.


Please note the Gallery has sought permission for this workshop. Parents required to stay.

Meeting point for the workshop is at the site of Laura Woodward’s Floating Land artwork in Pomona Cemetery.

Book Here

Van Badham / Banned Books / Jordyn Burnett / Behrouz Boochani and Arnold Zable / Brotherhood of the Wordless / Community Critics / Lyndon Davis, Leah Barclay and Tricia King / Fiona Foley / Juan Ford / Todd Fuller / Warwick Gow / Aunty Helena Gulash and James Muller / Kim Guthrie / Miriam Innes / Soda Jerk / Ketakii Jewson-Brown and Shaye Hardisty / Deborah Kelly / Kidsplained / Jaime Kiss / Kim Leutwyler / Louise Martin-Chew / Peter Rowe / Van T Rudd / Amy Sargeant / Ian Smith / Shelley Ware / Judy Watson / Megan Williams / Gosia Wlodarczak / Laura Woodward