Friends of Brantwood

The Friends of Ruskin’s Brantwood support the work of The Brantwood Trust. By joining The Friends you help to continue that support. In exchange, Friends receive complimentary admission to Brantwood during public opening hours, discounts in the bookshop, restaurant and on Coniston Launch, 10% discount on most events, 10% discount on self catering accommodation at Brantwood, use of the Friends Library for study, newsletters.

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Study Day & AGM

Brantwood, Saturday 16 July 2016

In the Coach House Loft, Brantwood 


9.30am Coffee


10.00am Update on Brantwood Developments and Events by Rachel Litten


10.30am  Friends of Ruskin’s Brantwood  AGM


11.00am ‘Brantwood in Bloom’ Ruth and Dave Charles uncover the hidden secrets of the flowers, wildlife and woodlands of Brantwood’s gardens and estate


1.00pm Buffet Lunch provided by Brantwood Café in the Loft


2.30pm Albrecht Durer: Beyond the Burden of Brilliance

An opportunity to view the Blue Gallery exhibition followed by a talk by Howard Hull exploring Durer’s work as a printmaker in the light of Ruskin’s criticism of him


Tickets for the Study Day are £22.50 inclusive of refreshments and lunch


Brantwood is an independent registered charity - The Brantwood Trust Coniston Cumbria LA21 8AD Telephone: 015394 41396 Fax: 015394 41263