image for Arts & Crafts Event item typeThe Art of Marbling at Pontefract Museum

Arts & Crafts Event, Sat 13 Jul 2019, £20

The Art of Marbling

The Art of Marbling


5 Salter Row,
West Yorkshire,

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Sat 11 May - Sat 20 Jul The Golden Age of Satire
Sat 29 Jun Family Fun
Sat 6 Jul Family Fun
Wed 10 Jul Meet the Curator
Thu 11 Jul Georgian Food and Satire with Dr Annie Gray
Sat 13 Jul Family Fun


Join Bade Kafadar, an experienced Art of Marbling artist and instructor, on this fun interactive workshop. Get to grips with the Art of Marbling and make your own marbled paper creations. The Art of Marbling is an ancient skill which can possibly be traced to East Asia. The art form arrived in Europe in the seventeenth century where it eventually became used commonly for book covers and endpieces.


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Call 01924 302700 and leave a message. We will return your call as soon as possible.

What's the refund policy?

There will be no refunds available for this event.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, we will have your details on the door.

Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsAccepts groups

Disabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 13 Jul 2019 13:00 to 15:00


Booking Essential



See location of Pontefract Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 455219  Lat: 53.69156 Long: -1.31243

By Road:
Jct32 M62
Follow signs for Pontefract Town Centre.
Museum is on the precinct, next to Pontefract Library

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Tanshelf Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Pontefract Bus Station


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Disabled accessDisabled access