Spike Island

Rising Arts Agency WHAT WOULD YOU MARCH FOR?Banner Making Workshop for 11–16 year olds


Saturday 5 May 2018


Free, booking advised

Limited to 15 participants per session 

Advance booking advised

Event type


Saturday 5 May, 11am–1pm and 2–4pm

Join associate artists of Rising Arts Agency for a banner making workshop inspired by the centenary of women's suffrage. What still needs to change? What battles are women still facing in society?

Come along to these workshops and explore these issues and create artworks using text, image and illustration inspired by the suffrage movement.

Led by Rising Arts Agency associate artists Ailsa Fineron and Jasmine Thomson

Book your free place 

These workshops are part of Spike Island Open Studios 2018

Rising Arts Agency is a Bristol-based not-for-profit organisation which exists to support 16-25 year-olds with creative ambitions.

Based in a studio here at Spike Island, Rising work to support young people to achieve their goals, particularly where they face barriers or are underrepresented in the arts and culture world. This includes professional mentoring with artists and people working in creative industries, as well as networking, platforms to showcase artists' work, commissioning opportunities and creative leadership training.