Calling local photographers!

Would you like to be part of an exhibition inspired by Staffordshire & the poems in the county’s collection?

Photo 28-09-2017, 16 12 05The recent launch of the Staffordshire Poetry Collection was complemented by an exhibition of photographs, displayed alongside the poems that inspired them, by photographer & poet Dawn Jutton. The exhibition toured to Stafford libraries.

As a continuation of the project, Dawn is now inviting keen photographers of all abilities to collaborate on the next phase of creating images, some of which will be selected to accompany a new display of the poems in local libraries to be launched during #staffordshireday celebrations.

To help get you started Dawn will be visiting  libraries in your area to run free open workshops to to explore ideas & themes around poetry inspired photography.

Workshops will take place at;

Weds 21st March        1.30 – 4pm         Burton Library

Mon 26th March          1.30 – 4pm        Lichfield Library

Tues 27th March         1.30 – 4pm         Cannock Library

Weds 28th March        1.30 – 4pm         Newcastle Library

Workshops are free, but please book in advance to secure a place via your local library:

Download further information: Staffordshire Poetry Collection Photography Workshop Information

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Photo by Dawn Jutton in response to Mal Dewhirst’s Staffordshire Drift


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