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

6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 26 March Easter Day – 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!
9083E73DA1214E5AB89A1F8B582376F6 30 March Space inspiration – explore the planets and stars
9083E73DA1214E5AB89A1F8B582376F6 6 April Frame-making with beads and sparkly sequin
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 16 April Let’s draw each other! Explore faces using materials like charcoal, pastel and pencil
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 23 April Still-life drawing - learn about 3d effects and bring a small object from home to draw
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 30 April Sail away! Mobiles based on a nautical or sailing theme
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 14 0013DEEC17D6420BBFE2092E7E4609EA jewellery
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 21 May Customise a cotton bag
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 4 June Landscape painting inspired by the Gracefield exhibitions
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 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
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 18 June Flag day – colour and collage to make your own flag
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 25 June Colourfields – let the sun in with a coloured window pane
9083E73DA1214E5AB89A1F8B582376F6 6 July Creative dreamcatchers. Bring along a few special objects like shells or beads to make a hanging window piece
9083E73DA1214E5AB89A1F8B582376F6 13 July Beach fun – using sand and glue to make art inspired by the holidays
9083E73DA1214E5AB89A1F8B582376F6 20 July Out of the shadows. Cut and create shapes to paint a shadow themed painting
9083E73DA1214E5AB89A1F8B582376F6 27 July Mask-making fun. 3D masks with fun accessories
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 3 Sept Dream painting
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 10 Sept Costume art. Make your own fantastical wearable art that reflects nature
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 17 Sep Mono-print mayhem! In the print studio. Wear old clothes, this one gets messy! 
Baby and Toddler Club

6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 16 April Spring play dough
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 14 May Deep-sea artwork using painting and printing
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 18 June Tartan ideas – design your own colourful tartan using paint rollers and paper
6F86D72232454B5199F41B62E613D9DD 10 AA2F60D5392A48AE82B81A6F6B3D4329 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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