The Platinum Group welcomes Margaret Layson to demonstrate one of her talents - creating interesting gift wrapping in a simple and affordable way.
On 14 February the Platinum Club will welcome Margaret Layson, a multi talented lady. Originally from the UK, she began her career as a geophysicist and the first women on an oil rig in the North Sea. After arriving in Australia in 1968, she began to work as a potter later as a freelance calligrapher. Over the years Margaret has maintained an interest in the history of writing , particularly the scripts and decorations in manuscripts.
Margaret has worked on many commissions for government and councils. In 2015 for the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta in 1215, Margaret was commissioned by Department of The Senate and the Rule of Law Institute of Australia to reproduce, on vellum, the medieval Latin script of the Magna Carta. An amazing piece of work. This now hangs in the High Court of Australia.
Margaret is an artist and involved in all manner of crafts, today she will demonstrate one of her other talents creating interesting wrappings in a simple affordable way .
Please come join in the fun of creating a bespoke exterior for your gift.
A light lunch will be provided. Please register, for catering purposes.
Cost: NSTE Members $5 Nonmembers $6
On-site parking is available.
February 14th, 2018 12:00 PM
28 Chatswood Avenue Chatswood, NSW2067-2067 Australia