Gracefield Arts Centre Autumn term Kids Arts Club, Dumfries, Scotland

Kids Art Club for children aged 5-12 10am - 12 noon

weekend & holiday art & fun at the Gracefield

fun art and craft activities in the Gallery Studios on Saturday mornings throughout term time and Wednesdays in the holidays

Please wear old clothes – workshops can be messy!

cost £5.50 per child includes all materials and tuition

603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 26 A00F80803D394398AD29809B6145F9A7 – come along for free taster sessions with Gracefield staff and the kids club tutors – we’ll have various art ‘stations’ for you to try your hand!
Wed 30 March Space inspiration – explore the planets and stars
Wed 6 April Frame-making with beads and sparkly sequin
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 16 April Let’s draw each other! Explore faces using materials like charcoal, pastel and pencil
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 23 April Still-life drawing - learn about 3d effects and bring a small object from home to draw
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 30 April Sail away! Mobiles based on a nautical or sailing theme
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 14 May Spring jewellery
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 21 May Customise a cotton bag
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 4 June Landscape painting inspired by the Gracefield exhibitions
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 11 June The art of body painting - learn simple techniques in face-painting to become an animal or story character - paint a friend’s face, arm or hand
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 18 June Flag day – colour and collage to make your own flag
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 25 June Colourfields – let the sun in with a coloured window pane
Wed 6 July Creative dreamcatchers. Bring along a few special objects like shells or beads to make a hanging window piece
Wed 13 July Beach fun – using sand and glue to make art inspired by the holidays
Wed 20 ACF8BFAC443D4DF4A875FE3D9A2B5FDB of the shadows. Cut and create shapes to paint a shadow themed painting
Wed 27 July Mask-making fun. 3D masks with fun accessories
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 3 Sept Dream painting
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 10 Sept Costume art. Make your own fantastical wearable art that reflects nature
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 17 Sep Mono-print mayhem! In the print studio. Wear old clothes, this one gets messy! 
Baby and Toddler Club

603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 16 April Spring play dough
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 14 May Deep-sea artwork using painting and printing
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 18 June Tartan ideas – design your own colourful tartan using paint rollers and paper
603F4F811F954522920905FCAA043C3D 10 Sept Prince and princess crowns and tiara’s

please book in advance as spaces are limited. To book and pay for workshops call

01387 262084

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