Image: Nicola Bottono: Honour Pendant. 22ct Gold Plated Sterling Silver. Spessartine Garnet.
“Designed with a single purpose, the bullet is a harbinger of destruction. Here, through the creative process this sinister element is transformed.We honour those that served by acknowledging the lessons of war.”
This exhibition is part of an arts program of extraordinary art experiences connecting people with the First World War. Twenty six members of Cornwall Crafts Association created the exhibition.
In recognition Cornwall Crafts Association, in collaboration with the National Trust have invited their members to respond to this catastrophic event and individually produce a piece of work in commemoration of this significant milestone in world history. Showcased in Trelissick house, craftsmen from all art disciplines look afresh at conflict and create shared experiences exploring the First World War.
The exhibition opens on 11 June until 31 July Tuesday to Sunday from 10.30am – 5.30pm. Normal admission and car parking charges apply.
For more information visit the Trelissick Website.