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Get Crafty at the Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead

Get Crafty at the Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead

Every Thursday during the school holidays join us at the Shipley Art gallery for a fun filled drop-in craft day. Get inspired by our exhibitions and come and create with us. £3 per family. No booking required.

25 July: Cardboard construction

Design and make giant cardboard structure. We'll provide the materials - you provide the imagination.

1 August: Creative Clay

Create, experiment and play with clay.

8 August: Textiles: Sew Beautiful

Bring a bear and dress your mini-me!

15 August: Glass: Northern Lights

Decorate a jar using collaged paper to create a beautiful lantern. Glass jars will be provided but feel free to bring your own.

22 August: Metal sculptures 

Make your own miniature robot from a cool selection of junk.

29 August: Origami

A paper extravaganza making animals, bunting, garlands and spiral spinners that will sway in the summer breeze!

24 October (half term): Design a Name Banner

Design and create your own canvas banner to hang on your wall or door. Use fabric pens, materials or try some sewing to decorate your sign! 


Gateshead, NE8 4JB

3.06 miles  
  (0191) 477 1495    

24th October 2019
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