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Voices from the Pews

Get Creative

Fun creative activities for families to try at home, inspired by St Nicholas Church and Castle Hedingham history. Suitable for age 2 to adult.

Create an Edward Bingham pot
 

Edward Bingham was a famous Victorian potter who lived in Castle Hedingham. Watch the video to discover his fascinating story. Then make a colourful modelling clay pot inspired by his designs.

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stained glass craft with coloured acetat

Make a stained-glass window
 

St Nicholas Church has some impressive stained-glass windows. Have fun making your own design from a choice of media, including coloured acetate, tissue paper and boiled sweets!  

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Puppet making and animation

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Have fun creating puppet characters from the history of St Nicholas Church and Castle Hedingham. Then storyboard, act out or animate scenes to bring them to life!

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