Newsletter Archive: Spring 2002
Activities for families take place on the first Saturday of each month, with extra dates during school holidays. These events start at 11.30am and end at approximately 12.30pm and are free for all children. One adult will be admitted free with each child. The drop-ins are suitable for 5-10 year olds and there is no need to book.
Spot the Season
Saturday 4 May 2002
Discover the different ways in which artists have painted seasons, by exploring paintings by Gauguin, Seurat, Cézanne and Renoir followed by a practical art activity. Free.
Join the Omega Workshop
Saturday 1 June
Look at some of the unusual designs that were made by a group of artists at the beginning of the 20th Century, then design your own room.
Saturday 6 July
Discover which animals have been artists favourites by looking at prints and drawings in our summer exhibition ' Captured on Paper : Animals in the Prints and Drawings Collection, followed by the chance to design and make a large animal mask.
Saturday 3 August
Who was Monet? What did he paint and how did he paint? Find out by looking closely at his paintings, then try creating your own Impressionist painting.