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Families: The Big Draw: Drawn To Life

Past event archive
24 October 2019, 11:00-16:00

Please check signage on the day for details

First session: 11.00-13.00
Second session: 14.00-16.00

Free drop-in

  • Family||Workshop
Group in drawing workshop

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.

Activities include:

Sculpt a face

Education studio

Drop in, limited space. 11.00-13.00 and 14.00-16.00

Make a 3D portrait inspired by sculptures in the Collection. Use tools provided to ‘draw’ on features and add extra decoration.

Pose a portrait

Main Hall

Drop in, limited space. 11.00-13.00 and 14.00-16.00

Design a new body for familiar faces from the Collection – what pose will you choose?

Design your own dominoes

Room 5

Drop in, limited space. 11.00-13.00 and 14.00-16.00

Create domino tiles inspired by portraits on display in the Gallery, then play a matching game together with your family.