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March 2 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Art
  • Secret Water
  • Storytelling
  • Young Essex

Tides and Tales: Days Like These

Young Essex at Jaywick Tower
Artwork detail from one of Close and Remote's 360 Watercolour scene

Venue:

Jaywick Martello Tower, The Promenade, Belsize Avenue
Jaywick Sands, CO15 2LF
Tickets:
£1
Free activities, but entrance fee into the tower is £1 for adults, children free.
Artwork detail from one of Close and Remote's 360 Watercolour scene

Join us for a fabulous day of water and seaside themed family fun at Jaywick Martello Tower, when artists Close and Remote launch their new exhibition at the Tower, called Days Like These. They will be unveiling the world’s very first 360Watercolour Virtual Reality Tour of Jaywick Sands, commissioned by Essex Cultural Diversity Project as part of a series of commissions across the county.

Come a long and take part in a number of activities including:

11.00am – 12.00pm: A beachcombing walk with Wendy Constance, artist and children’s author
11.00am – 12.00pm: Watercolour painting with artists Close and Remote
12.00 – 1.00pm: Official opening of Days Like These exhibition
1.00 – 3.00pm: Origami boat building as part of The Mothership Project
1.00 – 3.00pm: Storytelling with award-winning Glenys Newton

closeandremote.net/days-like-these/

jaywickmartellotower.org

essexcdp.com

 

 

Logo for Jaywick Martello tower

 

Logo for Essex Cultural diversity Project

 

Venue

Jaywick Martello Tower
The Promenade, Belsize Avenue
Jaywick Sands, CO15 2LF

Visit accessable.co.uk for all disability and access information about Jaywick Martello Tower

Hearing Loop: Essex Book Festival has a mobile Roger Pen hearing loop system, which needs to be booked by individuals in advance at least three days before the event. If you would like to use the Roger Pen email [email protected]