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Drop-in Family Session: Creative Connections

Drop-in Family Session: Creative Connections

  • Family||Workshop

19 July 2015, 13:00-14:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Inspired by the Creative Connections display, turn yourself into a life-size sculpture and work with project artist Kate Peters on a photographic portrait of your sculpture.

Drop-in no ticket required, for ages 3+ accompanied by an adult.

Drop-in Family Session: Creative Connections

Drop-in Family Session: Creative Connections

  • Family||Workshop

19 July 2015, 15:00-16:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Inspired by the Creative Connections display, turn yourself into a life-size sculpture and work with project artist Kate Peters on a photographic portrait of your sculpture.

Drop-in no ticket required, for ages 7+ accompanied by an adult.

Drop-in Family Session: Seeing Double

Drop-in Family Session: Seeing Double

  • Family||Workshop

27 July 2015, 11:30-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Inspired by the BP portrait Award 2015, create a small wallet double portrait to keep in your pocket.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Drop-in Family Session: Seeing Double

Drop-in Family Session: Seeing Double

  • Family||Workshop

27 July 2015, 14:30-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Inspired by the BP portrait Award 2015, create a small wallet double portrait to keep in your pocket.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: Conceal & Reveal

Family Art Workshop: Conceal & Reveal

  • Family||Workshop

28 July 2015, 11:30-13:00
Education Studio
Free

Taking inspiration from portraits in BP Portrait Award 2015 make photographic portraits that both reveal & conceal your personality

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Family Art Workshop: Conceal & Reveal

Family Art Workshop: Conceal & Reveal

  • Family||Workshop

28 July 2015, 14:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free

Taking inspiration from portraits in BP Portrait Award 2015 make photographic portraits that both reveal & conceal your personality

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in Family Session: Ever Changing Conversations

Drop-in Family Session: Ever Changing Conversations

  • Family||Workshop

28 July 2015, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Construct 3D reflective sculptures and then create a story based around them

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: How to Draw a Portrait

Family Art Workshop: How to Draw a Portrait

  • Family||Workshop

29 July 2015, 11:30-13:00
Education Studio
Free

Want some top tips on how to draw a realistic looking face? Join portrait artist Robin Lee Hall for a drawing masterclass.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in Family Session: Portraits in Profile

Drop-in Family Session: Portraits in Profile

  • Family||Workshop

29 July 2015, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Create a profile portrait of you or someone in your family.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: How to Draw a Portrait

Family Art Workshop: How to Draw a Portrait

  • Family||Workshop

29 July 2015, 14:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free

Want some top tips on how to draw a realistic looking face? Join portrait artist Robin Lee Hall for a drawing masterclass.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Family Art Workshop: Patterned Portraits

Family Art Workshop: Patterned Portraits

  • Family||Workshop

30 July 2015, 11:30-13:00
Education Studio
Free

Explore the use of pattern in both the BP Portrait Award 2015 and the Collection to make a large scale print.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in Family Session: Pop-Up Gallery

Drop-in Family Session: Pop-Up Gallery

  • Family||Workshop

30 July 2015, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Create portraits to add to our giant pop up Gallery.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: Patterned Portraits

Family Art Workshop: Patterned Portraits

  • Family||Workshop

30 July 2015, 14:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free

Explore the use of pattern in both the BP Portrait Award 2015 and the Collection to make a large scale print.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Family Art Workshop: Time Flies

Family Art Workshop: Time Flies

  • Family||Workshop

31 July 2015, 11:30-13:00
Education Studio
Free

Looking at portraits of the very young and the elerly, come and make a layered portrait and explore concepts of time.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Family Art Workshop: Time Flies

Family Art Workshop: Time Flies

  • Family||Workshop

31 July 2015, 14:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free

Looking at portraits of the very young and the elerly, come and make a layered portrait and explore concepts of time.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in Family Session: Pop-Up Gallery

Drop-in Family Session: Pop-Up Gallery

  • Family||Workshop

31 July 2015, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Create portraits to add to our giant pop up Gallery.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: Characters

Family Art Workshop: Characters

  • Family||Workshop

3 August 2015, 11:30-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join Yasmeen Ismail, illustrator of this year’s BP Portrait Award Family Trail for a workshop exploring how to create characters for your stories. The 14.30 session will be BSL interpreted and there will be a book-signing in the Exhibition Shop at 13.30.

Family Art Workshop: Characters

Family Art Workshop: Characters

  • Family||Workshop
  • BSL

3 August 2015, 14:30-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join Yasmeen Ismail, illustrator of this year’s BP Portrait Award Family Trail for a workshop exploring how to create characters for your stories. The 14.30 session will be BSL interpreted and there will be a book-signing in the Exhibition Shop at 13.30.

Drop-in: Pop-Up Gallery

Drop-in: Pop-Up Gallery

  • Family||Workshop

3 August 2015, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join our creative session.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: Wishing Tree

Family Art Workshop: Wishing Tree

  • Family||Workshop

4 August 2015, 11:30-13:00
Education Studio
Free

Inspired by the BP Portrait Award 2015 exhibition, construct a wishing tree to pin your hopes and dreams.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in: Pop-Up Gallery

Drop-in: Pop-Up Gallery

  • Family||Workshop

4 August 2015, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join our creative session..

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: Wishing Tree

Family Art Workshop: Wishing Tree

  • Family||Workshop

4 August 2015, 14:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free

Inspired by the BP Portrait Award 2015 exhibition, construct a wishing tree to pin your hopes and dreams.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Family Art Workshop: How to Draw a Portrait

Family Art Workshop: How to Draw a Portrait

  • Family||Workshop

5 August 2015, 11:30-13:00
Education Studio
Free

Want some top tips on how to draw a realistic looking face? Join portrait artist Robin Lee Hall for a drawing masterclass.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in: Pop-Up Gallery

Drop-in: Pop-Up Gallery

  • Family||Workshop

5 August 2015, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join our creative session.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: How to Draw a Portrait

Family Art Workshop: How to Draw a Portrait

  • Family||Workshop

5 August 2015, 14:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free

Want some top tips on how to draw a realistic looking face? Join portrait artist Robin Lee Hall for a drawing masterclass.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Family Art Workshop: Toby Jugs

Family Art Workshop: Toby Jugs

  • Family||Workshop

6 August 2015, 11:30-13:00
Education Studio
Free

Taking inspiration from the portraits in BP Portrait Award and the collection to make a clay jug with two faces.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in: Pop-Up Gallery

Drop-in: Pop-Up Gallery

  • Family||Workshop

6 August 2015, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join our creative session..

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: Toby Jugs

Family Art Workshop: Toby Jugs

  • Family||Workshop

6 August 2015, 14:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free

Taking inspiration from the portraits in BP Portrait Award and the collection to make a clay jug with two faces.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Family Art Workshop: Lost in Space

Family Art Workshop: Lost in Space

  • Family||Workshop

7 August 2015, 11:30-13:00
Education Studio
Free

Create a layered portrait using coloured acetate and transfers.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Family Art Workshop: Lost in Space

Family Art Workshop: Lost in Space

  • Family||Workshop

7 August 2015, 14:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free

Create a layered portrait using coloured acetate and transfers.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in Family Session: Portrait Painting

Drop-in Family Session: Portrait Painting

  • Family||Workshop

16 August 2015, 13:00-14:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Inspired by the BP Portrait Award, try out new paint techniques and processes to create a giant mural in our studio.

This session is aimed at children aged 3+. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Drop-in Family Session: Portrait Painting

Drop-in Family Session: Portrait Painting

  • Family||Workshop

16 August 2015, 15:00-16:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Inspired by the BP Portrait Award, try out new paint techniques and processes to create a giant mural in our studio.

This session is aimed at children aged 7+. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.