Magnificent Mini MedalsRemembrance Art Installation
Calling all knitters and crocheters, we are inviting people to be inspired by stories of courage, bravery and comradeship and help us create a mass display of magnificent mini medals inspired by the Museum's medal collection. The mass display of medals will be added to form an art installation around our aircraft in time for Remembrance in November. If you would like to take part you can find a medal pattern by clicking here, a crochet star pattern by clicking here, or a poppy pattern by clicking here. You can find the crochet pattern by clicking here. Alternatively, you could use your own pattern. The deadline for submissions is the 1st November 2020.
Watch the short film below to find out more.
Here is a collection of poems created by individuals and community groups that have been inspired by the museum's stories of courage, bravery and commradeship. We would like to thank everyone who took part, the best poems are featured inside this collection and everyone who took part in submitting poems, their works will feature in large print as part of the Magnificent Mini Medals Remembrance Art Installation from the 2nd November.
Why not design and colour in your own Magnificent Mini Medal?
We are asking groups and individuals to create their own magnificent medal inspired by the Museum's medal collection and our stories of courage, bravery and comradeship. Click HERE to download your medal template, which you can colour in and add any design of your choosing. Send them to us and we will add them to our Remembrance Art installation. The deadline for submissions is the 1st November 2020. Either email them to firstname.lastname@example.org or post them to: Army Flying Museum, Middle Wallop, Stockbridge, Hants, SO20 8FB. We can't wait to see the medals you design!