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Our major events during summer 2018:

  • Worcester Stands Tall Giraffe Trail – 9th July – 16th September across Worcester City Centre. Explore areas of the city whilst searching out our giraffes.
  • St Richard’s Hospice Safari Walk – 22nd July – starting from Worcester Racecourse, details to follow. Sign up now online.
  • Farewell Event – 4th-7th October at Worcester Cathedral. See all our giraffes together in one spectacular location. To book tickets, visit our website.
  • Auction Event – 11th October at DRP Group, Hartlebury. Ticket information to follow.

Aug 30, 2018

When it came to painting two 8ft giraffe sculptures for Worcester Stands Tall, artist Chris Morgan was no stranger to the task. The 44-year-old, from Great Bromley in Es....Read more

Aug 28, 2018

Combining her interests in biology and anatomy, Liverpool-based artist Sophie Green created a skeletal design for her giraffe sculpture. The graphic designer says she wa....Read more

Aug 28, 2018

Inspired by teen memories of nights out in Worcester, artist Emily Sparkes describes her Worcester Stands Tall giraffe as a little “tongue-in-cheek”. The 25-year-old....Read more

Aug 23, 2018

Students at a city high school were picked to take part in a giraffe-themed public art project this summer. Pupils from Regency High School, Worcester, decorated a giraf....Read more

Aug 21, 2018

Drawing inspiration from the place she grew up in, artist Rachel Blackwell designed her Worcester Stands Tall giraffe featuring city landmarks. The 34-year-old, who live....Read more

Aug 21, 2018

With a degree in illustration, artist Matthew Smith created an intricately detailed design for his Worcester Stands Tall giraffe sculpture. The 34-year-old from Worceste....Read more

Aug 21, 2018

Visitors have walked, run, cycled – and even held yoga poses around the Worcester Stands Tall art trail this summer. The six-mile trail has proved a hit with both grou....Read more

Aug 20, 2018

A high street bank has backed an upcoming auction of giraffe sculptures – set to raise funds for St Richard’s Hospice. Barclays Bank is supporting the auction of 31 ....Read more

Aug 20, 2018

Transforming an 8ft giraffe sculpture into a bee was a "delightfully fun" experience, says artist Traci Moss. The 51-year-old, who lives in West Sussex, created Bumble t....Read more

Aug 13, 2018

An artist has described how she used her love of words to create the “wacky” design for her Worcester Stands Tall giraffe. Jane Mota, who lives in Stourbridge, worke....Read more
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