4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Celestial arts and crafts as part of StarFest 2022 with Mary McIntyre
Book here to join astronomer, Mary McIntyre for an afternoon of constellation sketching and tips on how to make a milky way model.
Ideal for children at half-term looking for some new ideas on Tuesday 22 February at 4pm.
The event can be booked via Eventbrite and will be held via Zoom.
Mary is an amateur astronomer and astronomy communicator based in Oxfordshire, UK. She is a keen astrophotographer and astronomy sketcher and is a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society.
In 2021 the British Astronomical Association awarded her the Sir Patrick Moore prize for her outstanding contributions to astronomy outreach. She has a busy talks schedule and also writes for Sky at Night Magazine and the Yearbook of Astronomy, is a co-presenter of the Comet Watch radio show and recently joined the Astro Radio team.
StarFest 2022 – Full Timetable
Mon 21/02/2022 - Sat 26/02/2022
Introduction to Stargazing with Steve Tonkin
Introduction to Astrophotography with DSLRs and Telescopes
Dark Sky Rangers for Kids – STARFEST 2022
The Right Light at Night with Steve Tonkin – online talk
Deep Sky Observing for Absolute Beginners