Write Poems of Natural History Workshop by The Poetry School - art in London
Write Poems of Natural History Workshop by The Poetry School - art in London

Write Poems of Natural History Workshop

Explore the Natural History Museum for before incorporating its exhibits into new poems of your own in a 2-day course with McCullough.

Reading And Writing Class

Two session workshop

Beginner

Lambeth SE11

Write Poems of Natural History Workshop
by The Poetry School

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Classes

Two session workshop

Daytime

Explore the Natural History Museum for before incorporating its exhibits into new poems of your own in a 2-day course with prize-winning poet John McCullough.

In this course

Do you have enough floating blue whales in your poems? How about dinosaur skeletons? This two-day workshop encourages you to explore the Natural History Museum for metaphors and allegories.

The first day will begin at The Poetry School where you'll look at poems inspired by museum exhibits and objects from the past. In the afternoon, you'll then head to Kensington for you to investigate the museum (notebook in hand.

You'll have a month to come up with your own original pieces before the second day, which focuses on workshopping your own poems inspired by the visit.

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Did you know?

Today, the museum's collection contains over 70 million botanical items, 55 million exhibits of animals, 9 million relics from archeological digs, and 500,000 rocks and minerals.
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Class location

Lambeth
81 Lambeth Walk
SE11 6DX
London

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Write Poems of Natural History Workshop by The Poetry School - art in London

About your host, The Poetry School

Ready to write poetry?

The Poetry School has 20 years of experience in nurturing new poets through an intriguing and accessible teaching programme and a range of professional development opportunities. They are the biggest provider of poetry education in the UK - wow! So come and join in - learn to write, read, perform and publish in a supportive community of like-minded beginner and experienced writers.   All poets of all stages are welcome - from the nervous beginner to the seasoned professional. If you have a desire to start putting the best words in the best order, try a workshop or a course with The Poetry School, and see where your imagination leads you.

The Poetry School – it’s where poetry happens.

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Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Write Poems of Natural History Workshop
by The Poetry School
Two session workshop
from £0 per person