Saturday Art Club has been inspiring families for 14 years. Come along to these fun and creative workshops up in our roof top studio. Take inspiration from the artworks on display while trying out different materials and techniques. Drawing, painting, sculptures, printing, collage, what will you be making this week?
Recommended for children 5 - 12 years.
2nd November: Domestic Animals
Have a go at our Domestic Animals? trail in our exhibition Domestic Bliss. Can you find all them all? Which one is your favourite? Come along to this Saturday Art Club and create your very own domestic animal out of clay to take home!
9th November: Paolozzi Paper Sculptures
Come and see the colourful scultpure made by the artist Eduardo Paolozzi in our Gallery 2 exhibition 'Taste'. Have a go at creating your own colourful paper sculpture in the studio!
16th November: Design your own wallpaper!
Make your own wallpaper! Lots of thought goes into creating wallpaper designs. Use the design process to create your own colourful wallpaper…take inspiration form the patterns you can find in our Gallery 4 show 'Domestic Bliss'
23rd November: Venetian crafts
One of the most fascinating aspects of Venice is its rich craft tradition. Many of these arts got developed during the period of Marco Polo and the travels along the Silk Route. Inspired by these travels and by Fiona Tan's artwork "Disorient", on display at GoMA, come and explore some of these crafts in this session of Saturday Art Club.
30th November: Aaron Angell's Tartan
O Flower of Scotland, When will we see, Your like again! Are you feeling patriotic? Do you know what your family tartan is? Well since today is St Andrew’s day, come along to this Saturday Art Club and create your very own tartan
7th December: Christmas Calendars
Feeling festive? Count down the days to Christmas with a fab calendar. Be inspired by the artwork on display to create a funky Christmas calendar to count down the days until Santa's visit!
14th December: Handmade ornaments
What will go on your Christmas tree this year? Make it unique, by joining our Saturday Art Club this week and design your handmade ornaments inspired by artworks on display at GoMA.
21st December: Christmas around the world
On this last Saturday Art Club before Christmas, we will be inspired by Fiona Tan's "Disorient", currently on display at GoMA, to explore different cultures. We will delve into various traditions from around the world and experiment Christmas-related arts and crafts from other countries.
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