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!
1477E6D2A13E454394675CFC3D036A5F 30 March Space inspiration – explore the planets and stars
1477E6D2A13E454394675CFC3D036A5F 6 April Frame-making with beads and sparkly sequin
Sat 16 BBF2001C4A8B4FB09A4B53DD44212A5D 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 F71501B68DB14A0CA13D437A482AC521 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
1477E6D2A13E454394675CFC3D036A5F 6 July Creative dreamcatchers. Bring along a few special objects like shells or beads to make a hanging window piece
1477E6D2A13E454394675CFC3D036A5F 13 July Beach fun – using sand and glue to make art inspired by the holidays
1477E6D2A13E454394675CFC3D036A5F 20 July Out of the shadows. 75D49FD69923436EA2BBBF33DC2CB210 and create shapes to paint a shadow themed painting
1477E6D2A13E454394675CFC3D036A5F 27 July Mask-making 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 Sep Mono-print mayhem! In the print studio. Wear old clothes, this one gets messy! 
Baby and Toddler Club

Sat 16 CE50668A3FF541C183D49EA472013258 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 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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