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

BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 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!
Wed 30 F563833746B64E829F5D77AFEF928A3D inspiration – explore the planets and stars
Wed 6 3E13F5C9F3524C08A3C15B3DE975F76Amaking with beads and sparkly sequin
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 16 April Let’s draw each other! Explore faces using materials like charcoal, pastel and pencil
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 23 April Still-life drawing - learn about 3d effects and bring a small object from home to draw
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 30 April Sail away! Mobiles based on a nautical or sailing theme
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 14 May Spring jewellery
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 21 May Customise a cotton bag
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 4 June Landscape painting inspired by the Gracefield exhibitions
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 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
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 18 June Flag day – colour and collage to make your own flag
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 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 July Out of the shadows. Cut and create shapes to paint a shadow themed painting
Wed 27 July Mask-making fun. 3D masks with fun accessories
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 3 Sept Dream painting
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 10 Sept Costume art. Make your own fantastical wearable art that reflects nature
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 17 Sep Mono-print mayhem! In the print studio. Wear old clothes, this one gets messy! 
Baby and Toddler Club

BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 16 April Spring play dough
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 14 May Deep-sea artwork using painting and printing
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 18 June Tartan ideas – design your own colourful tartan using paint rollers and paper
BCA06447B81D45EB92B48C8943D15EA9 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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