Clipping the Church uniting communities

Clipping the Church was a real triumph for both the artist Tereza Buskova and the communities of Birmingham. Over 200 people attended and clipped St. Barnabas Church in Erdington, by holding hands on Saturday afternoon 11 of June. The event brought together people from different backgrounds and of various interests. There were young and old,… More Clipping the Church uniting communities

Our Final Workshop

On Saturday 14th May a group of members of the public and supporters of Clipping the Church met at St Barnabas Church in Erdington for a day of salt dough decoration making, an artist talk by Tereza Buskova, a screening of the artist’s previous work Baked Woman of Doubice, and a taste of the ‘Celestial… More Our Final Workshop

Workshop at Loaf

This week Clipping the Church teamed up with Loaf Cookery School and Bakery to deliver our salt dough decoration making workshop, with excellent results! Using Loaf’s built for purpose workshop facilities artist Tereza Buskova was joined by members of the public (including some of Loaf’s regular customers) to celebrate community values through the tradition of… More Workshop at Loaf

Engaging Erdington: Art outside the gallery

Engaging Erdington: Art outside the gallery by Katie Stafford Though from the Czech capital city of Prague, artist Tereza Buskova has used small rural villages and towns for the staging of her previous film works. As part of her artistic process, Tereza draws on local traditional customs and reinvents them in collaboration with the local… More Engaging Erdington: Art outside the gallery

Workshop, Artist Talk and Film Screening at St Barnabas

Salt Dough Decoration Making Workshop, Artist Talk, and Film Screening From 2.30pm St Barnabas Church, Erdington High Street, B23 6SY. The afternoon will begin with a salt dough decoration making workshop. People of all ages are invited to Join Tereza in getting messy and making salt dough decorations which will be used for decorating St… More Workshop, Artist Talk and Film Screening at St Barnabas

Celestial Crusts by Sophie Cunningham

Celestial Crusts Article and Illustrations by Sophie Cunningham | http://www.sophiecunningham.co.uk Tereza Buskova’s procession ‘Clipping The Church’ is a celebration of rituals and traditions, which will be re-imagined in Birmingham on the 11th June at St Barnabas’ Church. A central motif to the procession is the universal and ancient pass time of baking, a ritual that… More Celestial Crusts by Sophie Cunningham

Call for Volunteers!

Clipping the Church volunteers needed: help to encircle Birmingham church with over 100 people! Clipping the Church Tereza Buskova Saturday 11 June 2016, 3-6pm St Barnabas Church, High Street, Erdington, Birmingham B23 6SY Donate a few hours and join the artist in this re-enactment of a long forgotten English tradition and help to encircle it… More Call for Volunteers!