11.00am to 1.00pm, ages 6 to 11, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult, £5 or three for £12, includes materials and refreshments

A large-scale mono-printing, painting, drawing and sculpture session in response to the urban environment and the creatures that live there.

4 March 2014

11.00am to 1.00pm, ages 6 to 11, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult, £5 or three for £12, includes materials and refreshments

What would it be like to live on a rubbish dump? Explore this subject and make a unique and inventive bookwork with collage, drawings, cut-outs and print.

4 March 2014

11.00am to 1.00pm, ages 6 to 11, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult, £5 or three for £12, includes materials and refreshments

Make silhouettes and stencils from common roadside plants and use them to create an illuminated sign.

4 March 2014

4.30pm to 7.00pm, free, booking essential

‘Soft Estate’ prompts questions about the relationship between our experience of landscape and the ways in which we pass through it. Discover how to use the exhibition as a starting point for school-based work with pupils of all ages.

4 March 2014

11am-4pm, ages 12-15, £10, booking essential, equipment included (bring lunch)

A chance to learn or improve your animation skills. Animate the deconstruction of a variety of interesting three dimensional objects using stop-motion, followed by their reassembly in new and unexpected forms

16 November 2013

11am-1pm & 3-5pm, ages 5-11, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult, free, booking essential

Join us on a journey of discovery investigating materials, feel the weight of stone and the lightness of silk. Work with your children to make a collaborative artwork.

16 November 2013

Monday 17 and Tuesday 18 February, 10am- 12pm, ages 6-10, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Monday 17 and Tuesday 18 February, 2-4pm ages 11-15, £8 for both days, booking essential

This event is now fully booked

This February half term we are working with shop and craft studio Arrietty to offer a two day workshop. A combination of craft and animation, you’ll get the chance to make a handcrafted item in the Arrietty studio which you’ll use in an animated film, then take home to keep.

16 November 2013

11am–1pm, ages 6–11, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult, £5 or three for £12, includes materials and refreshments

Assemble an exhibition in just two hours. Turn objects and materials into impromptu sculptures for display.

16 November 2013

11am–1pm, ages 6–11, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult, £5 or three for £12, includes materials and refreshments

Build a large tower structure and decorate it with exciting, contrasting surfaces.

16 November 2013

11am–1pm, ages 6–11, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult, £5 or three for £12, includes materials and refreshments

Have fun investigating a range of materials and see how they change through mixing, melting, squashing and warming. You’ll make a fantastic photographic record of your messy experiments to share online.

16 November 2013