Creative Inspiration Workshop: Teapots, Cups and Customs at the Chitra Collection
- 17 Jan 2020 · 2:00PM - 4:00PM
- The Chitra Collection, Clerkenwell, London
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Come and explore the world’s largest collection of historic teawares, ranging from Chinese tea bowls and examples of Early English Silver, to Russian enamel pieces and 21st century jewelled teapots.
You will be taken on a tour of the Chitra Collection of over 2,000 tea-related objects by curator Clementine Loustric, after which there will be the opportunity to handle, study and draw a number of items.
What is the Chitra Collection?
The Chitra Collection is an extraordinary private museum of historic teawares. In 2011 Nirmal Sethia, the Chairman of the luxury tea company, Newby Teas, set himself the task of acquiring the world’s greatest collection of teawares to record and preserve tea cultures of the past.
For more information, visit the Chitra Collection website