Cheddar Folk Banners

Sharing Stories

This community project is collecting the stories and legends of Cheddar to illustrate and celebrate them in the creation of folk banners for display in the town this summer. There are plenty of opportunities for members of the community to get involved in gathering and presenting local stories.

Cheddar Folk Tale Coffee Mornings

Come and share your stories of Cheddar or just listen to other peoples tales.
Coffee mornings – Every Monday from 21 Nov 10.30-12noon
At The Arts Quarter, The Lippiatt, Cheddar, BS27 3QP

Creating Folk Banners

The stories collected will be shared with the children of Cheddar and illustrated.  In 10 free to attend workshops the illustrations will be developed using print and stitch techniques to produce a series of flag banners that will be exhibited in and around Cheddar Village. A real community collaboration celebrating Cheddar’s stories.

Meet the Artists

Artists Liz Bath and Ness Robinson collaborate on community arts projects and workshops as InkJam. Ink Jam has been commissioned by Seed to create the ‘Cheddar Folk Banners’ project with the community of Cheddar.