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

Sat 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 March Space inspiration – explore the planets and stars
 
Wed 6 April Frame-making with beads and sparkly sequin
 
Sat 16 April Let’s draw each other! Explore faces using materials like charcoal, pastel and pencil
 
Sat 23 April Still-life drawing - learn about 3d effects and bring a small object from home to draw
 
Sat 30 April Sail away! Mobiles based on a nautical or sailing theme
 
Sat 14 May Spring jewellery
 
Sat 21 May Customise a cotton bag
 
Sat 4 June Landscape painting inspired by the Gracefield exhibitions
 
Sat 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
 
Sat 18 June Flag day – colour and collage to make your own flag
 
Sat 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 01DEB43D3A2648B4AD3870889DD2AA73 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 8D55E13D6E69423AA383F14E8E3969D3making fun. 3D masks with fun accessories
 
Sat 3 Sept Dream painting
 
Sat 10 Sept Costume art. Make your own fantastical wearable art that reflects nature
 
Sat 17 983D2B7D692443FB825479BE803CDFCEprint mayhem! In the print studio. Wear old clothes, this one gets messy! 
 
Baby and Toddler Club

Sat 16 359EC577C7A244979D931042543D7CDD play dough
 
Sat 14 May Deep-sea artwork using painting and printing
 
Sat 18 June Tartan ideas – design your own colourful tartan using paint rollers and paper
 
Sat 10 DDA94874B5AA43D8B3D5B93F7FA438FA 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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