A 1708 GALLERY EXHIBITION

Lantern-Making Workshops & Community Lantern Parade


Each year, InLight Richmond kicks off with a Community Lantern Parade. The lanterns are created by children and adults alike at workshops, schools, and homes in the months leading up to the exhibition. 1708 Gallery organizes a series of lantern-making workships throughout the fall to provide an opportunity for Richmonders to participate in InLight. Stay tuned for information about our 2020 Lantern workshops!

In addition to the public workshops, 1708 Gallery is pleased to present workshops for a variety of community organizations and schools in the Richmond region. For more information or to schedule a workshop, please call 804.643.1708 or email our Gallery Coordinator, at info@1708gallery.org

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Community Lantern Parade InLight 2011, photos by Terry Brown

GREETINGS, TEACHERS!

1708 Gallery invites you and your students to participate in InLight Richmond. Create one-of-a-kind, artful lanterns in your classrooms to carry in the Community Lantern Parade. Check out our list of simple, DIY lantern-making ideas to create with your students.

Click here for a history of lanterns to share with your classes.

DIY LANTERNS

Click the following links for easy, step-by-step instructions: