Wombwell Stories

Welcome to Wombwell Stories! Join us at Wombwell Library on Fri Jun 28, 2024 at 1:30 PM for an afternoon filled with exciting tales and adventures. Let your imagination soar as we highlight the historical and current stories of Wombwell. This in-person creative workshop with Artist, Tomekah George will bring together an exciting group from different walks of life, to share local stories through conversations, shapes, collage and drawing.

Book your place here: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/wombwell-stories-tickets-925099586767

What to expect

-A short introduction to stories from Wombwell's local history and creativity to inspire your artwork.

-Two art activities using simple shapes and colours.

-An informal group discussion highlighting everyone's stories.

Wombwell Townscape:

Your work created as part of this workshop will inspire and feature in a digital townscape full of local history, stories and current community spaces. This will form part of a permanent Townscape of Wombwell, showcased on the Barnsley Museums website.

Whether you're a seasoned artist or have never picked up a pencil, this workshop is the perfect place to unleash your creativity and connect with people in the local community. Tomekah aims to foster a space for real connection, new friendships, pride and nostalgia.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to explore Wombwell's stories and create something truly unique!


The Wombwell Principal Townscape project has been commissioned by Barnsley’s Cultural Development Fund programme ‘Storying Barnsley’.