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Brentwood Art Trail Walk, Talk & Create at Merrymeade Country Park

Date
-
Price
Free
Venue

Merrymeade House, Merrymeade Chase, Brentwood, CM15 9FE

Brentwood Art Trail Walk, Talk & Create at Merrymeade Country Park

Join us for one of our Walk, Talk & Create events, with Sue and Lindsay from Create Yourself Calm. Sue and Lindsay are an art teacher (Sue) and counsellor (Lindsay) who share a passion for the crossover between creativity and self-care. They aim to help you make the most of your 'me-time', with a special focus in this session on art and mindfulness - what is a mindful walk? We will then create a collage map recreating the walk.

We'll meet at Merrymeade House (Merrymeade Chase CM15 9FE) and go for a short walk and talk around Merrymeade Country Park, enjoying the location, sights and sounds and discussing mindfulness.

At approximately 11.15am, we'll head back to Merrymeade House for refreshments at Merrymeade Tea Rooms where we have a space reserved for us. You'll receive a complimentary drink as part of the session, but other food/drink will be available.

You'll then get creative outside (weather dependent) and you'll have the opportunity to recreate your walk in a fun way using different collage materials to produce a creative map.

This session is open to beginners and more experienced creatives. All materials will be provided. We aim to give you a brief insight to what Create Yourself Calm can offer, and Sue and Lindsay look forward to you joining us.

Please note:
- There is limited free parking at Merrymeade House and Sawyers Hall Lane tends to be busy in the mornings. You may wish to park in one of the many High Street car parks and walk to Merrymeade House (approx 5-10min walk).

- Let us know if you have any accessibility requirements we should be aware of.

- Please dress for the weather and wear appropriate footwear as part of this event will take place outdoors, whatever the weather.

- Please note, we may take photos at this event which may be used by the Brentwood Art Trail, Brentwood Connected or Create Yourself Calm or supporters of the Trail to post about this and future events. Please let us know before the event if you do not consent to this.

To read more about Create Yourself Calm, visit www.facebook.com/createyourselfcalm

The Brentwood Art Trail is brought to you by Brentwood Connected, a unique Business Improvement District (BID) funded by Town Centre businesses to improve the visitor experience in Brentwood, Shenfield and Ingatestone. This year's Brentwood Art Trail is also supported by Baker Labels, The Baytree Shopping Centre, Blue Serif and Brentwood Borough Council.

This year's Walk, Talk & Create events are sponsored by Create Yourself Calm and the Brentwood Arts Therapy Centre.