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21 events matching the search term Family

Family workshop: Design your own doll

Family workshop: Design your own doll

  • Family||Workshop

20 August 2019, 11:00-13:00
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Free, drop in

Create a photo cut-out of yourself and decorate different costumes for your doll to wear.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: Design your own doll

Family workshop: Design your own doll

  • Family||Workshop

20 August 2019, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Create a photo cut-out of yourself and decorate different costumes for your doll to wear.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: Take the lead

Family workshop: Take the lead

  • Family||Workshop

21 August 2019, 11:00-13:00
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Free, drop in

Be inspired by famous leaders in the Collection to create your own campaign poster – what’s important to you?

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: Take the lead

Family workshop: Take the lead

  • Family||Workshop

21 August 2019, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Be inspired by famous leaders in the Collection to create your own campaign poster – what’s important to you?

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: Take the lead

Family workshop: Take the lead

  • Family||Workshop

22 August 2019, 11:00-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Be inspired by famous leaders in the Collection to create your own campaign poster – what’s important to you?

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: Take the lead

Family workshop: Take the lead

  • Family||Workshop

22 August 2019, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Be inspired by famous leaders in the Collection to create your own campaign poster – what’s important to you?

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: Step into a portrait

Family workshop: Step into a portrait

  • Family||Workshop

23 August 2019, 11:00-13:00
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Free, drop in

Learn photography and collage skills and recreate famous works in the Collection – who will you become?

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: Step into a portrait

Family workshop: Step into a portrait

  • Family||Workshop

23 August 2019, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Learn photography and collage skills and recreate famous works in the Collection – who will you become?

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: Head, shoulders, knees and toes

Family workshop: Head, shoulders, knees and toes

  • Family||Workshop

26 August 2019, 11:00-13:00
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Free, drop in

Learn to draw a person in proportion or focus on a particular detail.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: Head, shoulders, knees and toes

Family workshop: Head, shoulders, knees and toes

  • Family||Workshop

26 August 2019, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Learn to draw a person in proportion or focus on a particular detail.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: You be the judge

Family workshop: You be the judge

  • Family||Workshop

27 August 2019, 11:00-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Enjoy painting speedy portraits as a family, then choose a favourite and win a prize.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: You be the judge

Family workshop: You be the judge

  • Family||Workshop

27 August 2019, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Enjoy painting speedy portraits as a family, then choose a favourite and win a prize.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: You be the judge

Family workshop: You be the judge

  • Family||Workshop

28 August 2019, 11:00-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Enjoy painting speedy portraits as a family, then choose a favourite and win a prize.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: You be the judge

Family workshop: You be the judge

  • Family||Workshop

28 August 2019, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Enjoy painting speedy portraits as a family, then choose a favourite and win a prize.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: All about you

Family workshop: All about you

  • Family||Workshop

29 August 2019, 11:00-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Join a professional artist to create your own self portrait – how will you paint yourself?

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: All about you

Family workshop: All about you

  • Family||Workshop

29 August 2019, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Join a professional artist to create your own self portrait – how will you paint yourself?

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family workshop: All about you

Family workshop: All about you

  • Family||Workshop

30 August 2019, 11:00-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Join a professional artist to create your own self portrait – how will you paint yourself?

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Family Activity Base

Family Activity Base

  • Family||Workshop

22 July - 30 August 2019, 11:00-16:00
Main Hall
Free

Visit FAB – our Family Activity Base Every weekend and Mon 22 July – Fri 30 August 2019


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Family workshop: All about you

Family workshop: All about you

  • Family||Workshop

30 August 2019, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop in

Join a professional artist to create your own self portrait – how will you paint yourself?

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


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Families: The Big Draw: Drawn To Life

Families: The Big Draw: Drawn To Life

  • Family||Workshop

24 October 2019, 11:00-16:00
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Free drop-in

This October half term bring your family and friends to the Gallery for an art extravaganza! Celebrate the world's biggest drawing festival from The Campaign for Drawing with our team of artists and take part in creative activities across the Gallery.


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Families: Remembrance

Families: Remembrance

  • Family||Workshop

10 November 2019, 11:00-16:00
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Free drop-in

To commemorate Remembrance Sunday, join us for a family day of reflection through craft and storytelling activities.


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