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!
5B3FBEB0612F49C7B3D7FA3BBF88A14F 30 March Space inspiration – explore the planets and stars
5B3FBEB0612F49C7B3D7FA3BBF88A14F 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 22E3D0A5A9284D0A9052B97AC4FD0BAD 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 1F933D926D0F494281213DBA97589188 – let the sun in with a coloured window pane
5B3FBEB0612F49C7B3D7FA3BBF88A14F 6 July Creative dreamcatchers. Bring along a few special objects like shells or beads to make a hanging window piece
5B3FBEB0612F49C7B3D7FA3BBF88A14F 13 July Beach fun – using sand and glue to make art inspired by the holidays
5B3FBEB0612F49C7B3D7FA3BBF88A14F 20 July Out of the shadows. Cut and create shapes to paint a shadow themed painting
5B3FBEB0612F49C7B3D7FA3BBF88A14F 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. D2201D1ECD7D492FB1EB90E2708783DF old clothes, this one gets messy! 
Baby and Toddler Club

Sat 16 April Spring 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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