Restore Knaresborough's famous Trompe l'Oeil

The Town Windows are a collection of public art works illustrating characters and events from the town’s long and rich history. They use the technique of trompe l’oeil - a painting style that sets out to ‘fool the eye’ into seeing a painted picture as something real.
Knaresborough has dozens of blank windows in our older buildings. They are a feature of Georgian buildings, which were blocked to avoid window tax or incorporated in the building’s design to provide symmetry.
“Town Windows” have been in place all year round and have become a unique feature of our streetscape.
However, many are in need of extensive repair and need to be worked on as a matter of urgency.
Your donation can help us achieve this.
Donate

Donations (1)

  • Paul Spencer
    • £10 
    • 4 mos
Become an early supporter

Your donation matters

GoFundMe protects your donation

We guarantee you a full refund for up to a year in the rare case that fraud occurs. See our GoFundMe Giving Guarantee.

Donate

Organizer

Bill Rigby
Organizer
England

Your easy, powerful, and trusted home for help

  • Easy

    Donate quickly and easily.

  • Powerful

    Send help right to the people and causes you care about.

  • Trusted

    Your donation is protected by the  GoFundMe Giving Guarantee.