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updates, exhibitions, news & articles by artist Michelle Rumney
Measuring to the Saint with artist Michelle Rumney video still from instructional video

Measuring to the Saint v2.0

How to do that measuring to the saint thing yourself! The Hanged Man Story So, as you may know, I've done a lot of measuring with string, […]
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Canterbury Cathedral on 29 December 2019 St Thomas martyrdom

Measuring the Archbishop

2020 is a triple anniversary year for the infamous Archbishop of Canterbury, Thomas Becket. It is 900 years since his birth, 850 years since death, […]
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Medieval measuring workshop at Hereford Cathedral

Hands-On Humanities Day in Southampton

On Saturday 23 November I'll be running Medieval Mapping & Measuring workshops at the Nuffield Southampton Theatre from 10:30am - 4:30pm in Southampton. This is […]
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Curls of Measured to the Saint lengths of string by artist Michelle Rumney

Measuring Days at Southwark

Measuring to the Saint In Medieval times, there was a common practice called Measuring to the Saint. If you needed spiritual or physical help or healing, […]
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