Angel from recycled materials – Jesus is made from a book, among other things….have a look! by St Mary’s School, Woodbridge
I have just spent a beautiful morning at St Mary’s Church, Grundisburgh, Suffolk. Rev Canon Clare Sanders and her team were putting the finishing touches to their Cribfest, which opens tomorrow November 16th. The church is full of Christmas cribs from around the world, with such variety of figures and materials. It glitters with precious things made from sweet papers, it is full of wood and stone in its natural state, of Russian eggs, of tiny figures and huge angels. Each one has a story to share, something to tell us.
There is also artwork from the village art club on display in the choir, and two large pieces made of Christmas cards. The faces and hands are cut from the inside, showing the words of love and greeting that people have sent.
The more you look, the more you see.
Do go to visit the Cribfest if you are in the area, it is well worth it.