Around the World Arts Week
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Around the World Arts Week

Showing: 05/08/2019 to 09/08/2019

Mix and match exciting workshops in our brand new children’s arts week, designed especially to keep your young ones entertained. We have everything covered from arts and crafts, drama and dance, to Bhangra and dinosaurs and you will find something suitable for children of all ages.

Animal clay medallions – 4-8 yrs

Mon 5th Aug – 10-12pm

Come and explore the animals of the world and their habitats and use potters clay to create double sided animal medallions.*

£3 with artist Pam Fletcher

Embossing Print Planet
with artist Pam Fletcher

Animals of the World in Print & Pattern – 4-8rs

Mon 5th Aug 1-3pm

Experiment with various mark making techniques to create a variety of patterns & designs £3 with artist Kanjana Nicholas

Animals of the World in Print & Pattern with Kanjana nicholas

Around the world drop-in activity (3+)

Wed 7th Aug 10-12pm or 1-3pm

Come and explore traditions from around the world in this fun drop-in activity. Make Matryoshka dolls, paper fans, explore Rangoli art, and much more! Sessions are drop-in, so come and do as many as you would like. (The same activities will run for the morning and afternoon sessions) Tickets are FREE and bookable through NAC.

Explore Rangoli art in NAC’S
Around the world drop-in activity

Making musical instruments – 4-8yrs

Thur 8th Aug 10am-12pm

Explore a variety of musical instruments from around the world and make a rainstick from Brazil and a spin drum from Africa.

£3 with artist Manda Yates

Making musical instruments
with artist Manda Yates

Lantern making – 4-8yrs

Thur 8th Aug – 1-3pm

Use mixed media to create large colourful illuminated Chinese lanterns suitable for hanging.

£4 with artist Lindsay Pritchard

Lantern making with artist Lindsay Pritchardd

Embossing Print Planet– 7-11yrs

Fri 9th Aug – 10am-12pm

Emboss paper with natural materials and create your own designs to stamp over the top.

£3 with artistJackie Fellows

Embossing Print Planet
with artist Lindsay Pritchard


Child Ticket: £3

Additional Details:

*Tickets only need to be purchased for children*
Please note that guardians are advised to stay with younger children.

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