Tereza Buskova is a Czech born artist, who has been living and working in the UK since 1998, and is now based in Birmingham where she has a young family. Since graduating from the Royal College of Art in 2007 with a MA in Printmaking, her artistic career has achieved great success, with her work … More The mesmerising work of Tereza Buskova
Buskova in her, often visually appealing, works uses universal archetypes in order to investigate encoded archaic behavioural patterns and images. One of the oldest archetypes – the archetype of ‘mother’ – is crucial for Clipping the Church and in the same time is immediately recognisable and familiar to people of all cultures. Buskova investigates motherhood … More The importance of baking …
Last week we were warmly welcomed by the people at John Taylor Hospice to deliver another of our salt dough decoration making workshops. A lively and creative bunch, both patients and staff got stuck in. We are very grateful to everyone who took part for their hard work, the salt dough decorations they produced, and … More John Taylor Hospice Workshop
After our first workshop in February (see our blog post and photos here), we are all ready and looking forward to our second workshop with Kingstanding Food community this Saturday. We’ll be joining some old friends and some new faces to make their own salt dough decorations that will be a part of Clipping the … More Upcoming workshop with Kingstanding Food Community, Saturday 19th March
We’re excited to announce that our second salt dough decoration workshop was a brilliant success! All thanks to the families of the Czech Club, who with many sticky fingers made some fantastic decorations that we’ll be very proud to use during our Clipping the Church event later this year. We look forward to seeing you … More Czech Club Workshop
Our first salt dough decorations making workshop took place at KFC last week! And no, we are not referring to the fried chicken shop, but to fabulous and innovative Kingstanding Food Community! It aims to bring the community together through a range of free activities for local people. KFC’s kindly accommodated our first workshop and we soon … More Our first Workshop!
Salt Dough Decoration Workshops Saturday 6 February and Saturday 19 March 2016, 11am – 1pm. Kingstanding Food Community, Kingstanding Well Being Centre, Dulwich Road, Birmingham, B44 0EW. All ages welcome. Free. No need to book. In April, artist Tereza Buskova will revive the ancient and almost forgotten English tradition of ‘Clipping the Church’ in Erdington. … More Upcoming Salt Dough Decoration Workshops
Clipping the Church is a new public project by artist Tereza Buskova, conceived in Erdington, a district of Birmingham. Buskova celebrates and reinterprets long established customs with performance, print and video. Her work is a personalised exploration of feelings and fantasies connected to festive celebrations. After researching how people practice their traditions and rituals … More Welcome to Clipping the Church