PRESTON MELA MANDALA

a community intervention

PRESTON MELA MANDALA2018-11-19T22:20:23+00:00

Project Description

Client:  Preston Mela, Preston, Lancashire
Material: aluminium, brass, copper, textiles

This was a community collective project involving participants from Foxton Youth & Community Centre, Preston Travellers and Prescap.  The project involved the production of a mandala for the annual Preston Mela festival.   Each community group designed and fabricated a section of the banner illustrating aspects of their community using metal foil with textile techniques.