Event Archive for 2011


Saturday 12th November 2011: Darkness and Light: two central mysteries

Wanstead Quaker Meeting House E11

Led by Maggie and Melvin Freake: A hands-on workshop exploring our responses to the central mysteries of darkness and light in spiritually-led and creative ways, including through the art materials and the words we use. The workshop will start when the sun is high in the sky and will proceed through the gathering dusk into darkness.

Download the flyer for this event (Word doc) here and pdf Darkness_Light_Flyer_Nov11

Sunday October 16th 2011: Bridges to the Divine: Devotion, Commemoration and Celebration through Objects and Art

British Museum, Great Russell Street, WC1B 3DG

A day workshop at The British Museum led by Andrew Norwood, Kate Pearson and John Harley with opportunities to observe and draw sacred art, share responses and enjoy time together with this ancient collection.

Download the flyer for this event (pdf) Bridges_to_the_Divine_Flyer_Oct 11

Tuesday 19th July Treasures of Heaven

ASN visited the British Museum exhibition “Treasures of Heaven: saints, relics and devotion in medieval Europe” to tour the exhibit and meet for coffee.

12th February Spirituality in Everyday Life

In this workshop we used art materials, words and silence (with some choices of activity, including painting or journalling) to reflect on aspects of our beliefs, values and experience and on how these may guide and influence our daily lives. Led by Andy Stoller and Linda Murgatroyd, at Oxford Quaker Meeting House, 43 St Giles, Oxford, OX1 3LW;

A flyer is available to download: Spirituality_in_Everyday_Life_Oxford_Feb11

View the Spirituality_in_Everyday_Life_Report_Oxford

Saturday 22nd January ASN Development day: Sharing and Exploring our Practice

This workshop discussed what we aim to do in running workshops and how we do it- making art together, sharing ideas and learning from each other, exploring and planning possible ASN events for 2011 and beyond. Led by a team of ASN facilitators. At Wimbledon Quaker Meeting House, 40 Spencer Road, London SW19 4EL.

A flyer is available to download ASN_Development_Day_Wimbledon_Jan11