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 5B6BEC2EBD8D48EBAD220FE5BE29DE3D 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 09B7B577773D47118DBDE402D9085BD3 away! 4A04A043D07745138ED91705F130E2D2 based on a nautical or sailing theme
Sat 14 May Spring jewellery
Sat 21 May Customise a cotton bag
Sat 4 ABEF71E091094F6EA78B3D8C44FE4EF 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 July Beach fun – using sand and glue to make art inspired by the holidays
Wed 20 July Out of the shadows. 0F77B957A905454293D2AD1FC05984C5 and create shapes to paint a shadow themed painting
Wed 27 July Mask-making fun. 3D masks with fun accessories
Sat 3 F5952B1C269943D5ADA4A31334A126A9 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 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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