The Mackintosh Festival at Scotland Street School Museum

Scotland Street School Museum is hosting a range of workshops, activities and tours as part of the Mackintosh Festival

The Mackintosh Festival at Scotland Street School Museum

About The Mackintosh Festival at Scotland Street School Museum

Sunday 1st October: Make Your Own Mack Heid
1.30pm - 4pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop In
Make your own Mad Mack Heid - artist, architect or astronaut - you decide in this family workshop.

Saturday 7th October: Window Wonders
1.30pm - 4pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
Scotland Street’s classic workshop in which you create your own faux Mackintosh-style stained glass window.

Sunday 8th October: Horrible Heedie Tour
1.30pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
Our Horrible Heedie returns with his tour of the school which combines architecture, history and shouting! Suitable for families.

Saturday 14th October: Wally Tile Talk with Linda Arthur
1.30pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
Wally tiles are synonymous with the Glasgow Style. Join Linda Arthur for this fascinating talk on the humble ceramic tile and its place in the architectural history of the city.

Saturday 14th & Sunday 15 October: Build Your Own Mini Portcullis
1.30pm - 4pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
See the influence of castles on Mackintosh, then design and make your own castle. A great workshop for all the family!

Tuesday 17th October: The Big Banner Stencil Workshop
Midday - 4pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
Help to recreate the Big Banner! Participants will use stencilling and mixed media. Suitable for all the family.

Sunday 22nd October: The Big Banner Workshop
Midday - 4pm
Admission: £25
Explore stencilling and mixed media to create your own cushion cover. In this workshop you will also contribute to making the Big Banner.

Saturday 28th October: Build Your Own Tower of Glowing Light
1.30pm - 4pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
See the influence of turrets and towers on Scotland Street School, then design and make your own tower to fill with glowing liquid. Suitable for families.

Saturday 28th October: Wally Tile Talk with Linda Arthur
1.30pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
Wally tiles are synonymous with the Glasgow Style. Join Linda Arthur for this fascinating talk on the humble ceramic tile and its place in the architectural history of the city.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for The Mackintosh Festival at Scotland Street School Museum are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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