Free admission

Families & children

Tiny Towner

Tuesday 29 July 11am - 1pm

Tiny Towner is a free drop-in for under 5s held every week. Bring your little artists to play & get creative with our new art resources.  More details »

CANCELLED: Family Workshop: Printing & Folding with June Nelson

Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 August

Get your children printing with stamps inspired by Peggy Angus designs. Learn origami to fold the printed paper into objects to take home. Every child will also be given a stamp to carry on printing all summer! More details »

Summer School: Textiles with Susie Deadman

Sessions everyday Tuesday 5 August to Friday 8 August, 11am-1pm & 2-4pm

Using the gallery space and collection as a starting point, Susie will lead a 4-day creative journey exploring design, stencil making, spray painting, stenciling, sewing, construction and embellishment skills. Attend all 4 days and achieve a Discover Arts Award! More details »

Drop-in Print Studio with Lyn Dale & Nikki Davidson-Bowman

Tuesday 12 to Friday 15 August 11-3pm

A free drop-in to see printmaking in action and experiment with printing techniques using various methods, materials, designs and colours. More details »

Summer School: Drawing with Maru Rojas

Tuesday 19 to Friday 22 August 10.30-3.30pm

Explore exciting ways of drawing inspired by artists work. Working in two different media each day, try out drawing in three dimensions, digital drawing, large-scale and collaborative work with artist Maru Rojas. More details »

Drop-in Ceramics Studio with Sheila Hay

Tuesday 26 to Friday 29 August 11-3pm

Visit our mini ceramics studio and watch ceramic tiles being produced in various forms from plaster moulds and then decorated by dipping or silk screen design application. More details »

Generate Skills programme

Starts 22 April 2014 1 - 4pm

Young people aged 13-19 years old are welcome to apply for our new youth programme Generate Skills, which starts 22 April 2014 from 1 -4pm. Generate Skills will offer art experiences in installation and sculpture, graffiti and street art, street wear design, photography and film, performance poetry and so much more.  More details »

Free family drop-in

Every Saturday and Sunday, and weekdays during school holidays

Art materials and family learning booklets are available in our Art Box activity room (or in an alternative space if Art Box is unavailable – please ask at the Welcome Desk). Families are encouraged to get creative and make some art of their own, inspired by the exhibitions on show! There is no charge for use of our family drop-in. More details »