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Rusty Winterbottom is in The Kitchen!

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Oriel Davies Gallery
The Park, Newtown
Powys SY16 2NZ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1686 625041
Fax: +44 (0) 1686 623633
Email: desk@orieldavies.org
Monday - Saturday 10am-5pm
Free Admission

Rusty Winterbottom is in The Kitchen!

Saturday, 25 November 2017

Mrs Winterbottom is an expert in all things kitchen-related, including cooking, serving, washing up and wiping down shiny surfaces.

Mrs Winterbottom will regale visitors to The Kitchen with kitchen-related stories.

She will put pen to paper and create on-the-spot poems for visitors about any kitchen utensil of their choice.

Mrs Winterbottom is eager to train apprentices to carry on her good work. She will ​be ​offering​ instruction in such important crafts as cake decorating, oven cleaning, serviette folding and making good use of leftovers

Come to meet her in The Kitchen on:

Saturday 04 November 2017 | 1pm – 4.30pm
Cake decorating with Rusty Winterbottom | Family activity

Saturday 25 November 2017 | 1pm – 5pm
No cooking cookery with Rusty Winterbottom | Family activity

Friday 01 December 2017 | 10am – 5pm
Storytelling and poetry with Rusty Winterbottom | Open to all

Friday 12 January 2018 | 10am – 5pm
Storytelling and poetry with Rusty Winterbottom | Open to all

This event is part of The Kitchen, Oriel Davies' pop-up project and event space that runs until 27 January 2017.
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About Mrs Winterbottom
Storyteller, author and prize-winning poet, Fiona Collins is Rusty Winterbottom - Dinner Lady of your Dreams.  

Fiona Collins is a storyteller who tells traditional tales from around the world, with special interests in stories of strong women and girls, and the Tales of Wales.

A professional storyteller for over twenty-five years, Fiona works with all ages and abilities in a diverse range of settings.  She tells stories in English, her mother tongue, and Welsh, her second language, working bilingually with Welsh learners.

Fiona has written four books of Welsh folk tales.  The latest is ‘North Wales Folk Tales for Children,’ published in May 2016, and her first was ‘Denbighshire Folk Tales’.

Forthcoming Sessions

  1. Saturday, 25 November 2017
  2. Friday, 1 December 2017
  3. Friday, 12 January 2018