This will be an opportunity to hear more about Tom Hick’s work and to try your hand at urban photography.

Smartphones with cameras are preferred but feel free to bring a digital camera.

Black Country Type is Tom Hicks; an artist, writer and curator from Kingswinford. Black Country Type is an ongoing photographic project. In this series of images he applies his unique aesthetic to the region, focusing on words, typography, handmade lettering and signs. He also photographs ‘types’ of architectural features, objects and the post-industrial landscape of the area.