Get Involved

Call out for Volunteers to get involved with the Lantern making sessions- read on if you are interested! ( info for stewarding volunteers to follow at a later date)

Are you:

  • Interested in arts and developing creative skill?
  • Interested in learning lantern making skills and supporting a professional artist running community workshops to make lanterns for the Blackburn Festival of Light parade on Saturday 15th December 2018?
  • Able to attend a training session on Sunday 11th November 2018 1-4pm, and commit to an agreed number of workshop dates in November and December?
  • Happy to work with groups of people as support for an artist?
  • Can arrange your own transportation to and from arranged sessions?

This is a fantastic opportunity to add to your CV, develop your training experience, and be part of a growing community arts team.  There is a small amount of expenses available for each session.

If you are interested and 18+, please email leonie@blackburnfestivaloflight.co.uk stating your name, age, availability, previous experience in arts/community (not essential), and a brief statement about why you want to get involved.  Please also book your place on the training session on the 11th November here.

Any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.