Primary Art & Design Workshops
Take part in playful and hands-on sessions led by professional artists and designers. Use the Museum collections to get ideas and inspiration to explore, design and make back in the studio.
Treasures from Nature - KS1Linked to the spectacular Pearls exhibition, search for natural treasures used to create objects in the collections before making a dazzling crown inspired by what you’ve found. Tickets to visit the Pearls exhibition will be arranged for your group, either before or after the workshop.
Cross-curricular links: Design & Technology/Art & Design/History
Autumn Term: 7th October, 8th November, 9th December (AM only) 2013
Pop-Up Stories - KS1 & 2
Uncover the exciting stories hidden in objects around the Museum and use these as starting points to create a pop-up collage back in the studio.
Cross-curricular links: Art & Design/Literacy
Autumn Term: 21 & 25 October, 26 & 29 November 2013
Spring Term: 10 February, 3 March 2014
SummerTerm: 2 May, 2 June 2014
Perfect PatternsInvestigate design from the Islamic Middle East as well as other patterns around the Museum and then create your own digital design back in the studio.
Cross-curricular links: Art & Design/Maths/RE
Autumn Term: 14 October, 18 November, 13 December 2013
Spring Term: 7 & 10 March 2014
Summer Term: 9 May, 16 June 2014
Victorian Inventor - KS2
Investigate weird and wonderful inventions around the Museum before having a go at creating your own 'bodging' poetry to inspire unusual designs using recycled materials.
Cross-curricular links: Design & Technology/History/Literacy
Autumn Term: 18 October, 11th November, 15 November, 2 December 2013
Spring Term: 17 January, 3, 7 & 28 February 2014
Summer Term: 12 May, 13 June 2014
Explore, Build, Play - KS2
Explore secret spaces in the museum and imagine turning them into a fantasy playground. Test out materials and build structures back in the studio.
Cross-curricular links: Design & Technology
Autumn Term: 4th & 25th November 2013
Spring Term: 24 January 2014
Summer Term: 7 July 2014
Timing: 10.30-12.30 & 13.00-15.00
Capacity: Maximum of 30 students per session
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