October Half Term 2017

 

 

Monday 23rd October 2017

Chocolate Making Workshop!

Come and make, taste and enjoy Chocolate! Halloween treats. - Taste the different stages of chocolate making then you will create your very own Lollies and a Chocolate bar. You'll decorate them in your very own Halloween style.

Booking is essential - 5 - 12 Year Olds - 10-12am and 12+ Year Olds - 2-4pm! £20 per participating child!
 

     
 

Tuesday 24th October 2017

Young Animators Club and the Big Draw!

Everyone is invited (not just for children) to have a go at Animation with the Young Animators Club at our shop - Drop in between, 11am to 3pm - Animate your own beast to add to our big spooky forest! A great family activity! £5 per participant!

Every participant will get a Big Draw Certificate!
 

     
 

Wednesday 25th October

Spooky Doodle Bowl or Plate Workshop!

Design and draw a doodle bowl or plate and paint with your spooky designs in our magic clay paints! Explore our range of detailers to create your amazing ghostly dish! £20 per participant, snacks and drinks for each child!

10am to 12noon!

     
 

Thursday 26th October

Monster Foam Clay Friends!

Design and create your own Monster Foam Clay Friend! Select from wonderful bright foam clay colours, sequins and glitters! £20 per participant, snacks and drinks for each child!

10am to 12noon!

     
 

Friday 27th October

Halloween and Creepy Crawly - Crafty Kids

Come and enjoy messy, sensory and creative play with us! Creepy cave, spooky sensory trays and opportunity to meet some real life creepy crawlies from Canterbury Exotics! Fancy dress optional!
Session for babies and children walking to 3 years - limited places - £7 per child!

10am to 11.30am

Bookings for our regular Winter crafty kids workshops being taken now too!

     
 

Saturday 28th Art Club

Halloween Spooky Special!

Halloween workshop for children 5 to 12! We will be visited by creepy crawlies from Canterbury Exotics to be inspired by and learn from and to have fun making a wonderfully spooky crafts! Snacks and drinks for each participating child! Limited spaces - £15 per child!

10am to 12noon!

Bookings for our regular Saturday Art Club being taken now for next term - gift making for others!
 

     
 

Drop in painting and creating!

You are still welcome to drop into our studio for painting, foam clay, glass or mosaic crafts which will take place along side the workshops - bookings are recommended by calling 01227765665! We have lots of Halloween painting but also let Xmas gift making commence! Baubles, decorations, Santa plate ideas and opportunity to make gifts for relatives, friends and loved ones!

     

Summer Art Camp 2017

     
 

Monday 24th July 2017 – 10am to 12noon

Mandala Ceramic Design!

Research, design and paint a personalised and beautiful “Mandala” plate or bowl learning how to use the fine detailers to create a wonderful pieces!

     
 
     
 

Monday 24th July 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

Decopatch Money Box Creation!

Decorate your chosen box with torn specialist paper and added details to create amazing pieces!

     
 

Tuesday 25th July 2017– 10am to 12noon

Mosaic Picture Creation

Design and create your own mosaic picture tile learning, drawing, planning and cutting of glass mosaic tiles!
 
     
 

Tuesday 25th July 2017– 1pm to 3pm

Doodle Bowls!

Doodle Bowl Painting – take your imagination for a walk and create your very own ceramic dish!

     
 

Wednesday 26th July 2017– 10am to 12noon

Glass Lanterns!

Design paint and detail your very own glass lantern using outliner paste, paint and pens!

     
 

Wednesday 26th July 2017– 1pm to 3pm

Sunny Summer Sunflower Canvas

Fantastic drawing and painting workshop inspired by Van Gogh Sunflowers! Paint a large canvas for your home and consider shape, form and colour!
 
     
 

Thursday 27th July 2017 – 10am to 12noon

T-Shirt Printing and Painting!

Design an image you would love to wear and then cut the stencils to design your own T-Shirt to take away!

     
 

Thursday 27th July 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

Clock Plate Painting

Paint yourself a wonderful image, plan and draw the numbers and colour to match your room! Have fun creating your very own clock!
     
 

Monday 31st July 2017– 10am to 12noon

Imagination Portrait Painting

Through discussion about your thoughts about who you are we will create thought pictures and build them around a photo of YOU to build a self portrait

 

     
 

Monday 31st July 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

Mosaic Mirror Making

Create your own mirror from a personalised shape and many tiles!!
     
 

Tuesday 1st August 2017 10am – 3.30pm

Puppet making and 3D Animation

Imagine, Create and Animate 3D puppets and learn Lego Block-Film tips and tricks with the Young Animation Club! Parents show at 3pm!
     
 

Wednesday 2nd August 2017 – 10am – 12noon

Creative Clay Ginger Bread Creation

Design, create and paint your very own clay gingerbread person learning basic creative clay and clay painting techniques.
     
 

Wednesday 2nd August 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

Printing, Painting and Pizza Box

Painting and printing activity inspired by Kandinski. Exploring colours, form, design and pattern in a fun creative way! 
     
 

Thursday 3rd August 2017 – 10 to 12noon

Money Box Madness!

Learn ceramic painting techniques to decorate your selected money box which will be professionally fired after the workshop!
     
 

Thursday 3rd August 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

Textile Bag Printing and Painting

Design and produce your own hand cut stencils to paint and print your personalised designs!
     
 

Monday 7th August 2017 – 10am to 12noon

Monday Textile Art Boards

Mixed media picture board creation – anything goes, drawing techniques, collage, stitch and mixed media to create a bright picture board of your own making!
     
 

Monday 7th August 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

Art Rock Storage Pet!

Upcycled storage pots for your bedroom in all sorts of characters! Art Rock, Cutting, Drawing and painting create your very own storage pet!
     
 

Tuesday 8th August 2017 – 10am to 12noon

Mosaic Mastery

Select a 3D object of your choice from a selection available and design your own pictures and patterns! Mosaic with a full selection of glass and mirror tiles to create your personalised finish!
     
 

Tuesday 8th August 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

Sgraffito Carved Painting Technique

Paint a ceramic item of your choice using this amazing carved painting technique to create you design! Explore backgrounds and silhouette to create your own look!
     
 

Wednesday 9th August 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

Sunny Summer Sunflower Canvas

Fantastic drawing and painting workshop inspired by Van Gogh Sunflowers! Paint a large canvas for your home and consider shape, form and colour!
     
 

Wednesday 9th August 2017 – 10am to 12 noon

Clock Plate Painting

Paint yourself a wonderful image, plan and draw the numbers and colour to match your room! Have fun creating your very own clock!
     
 

Thursday 10th August 2017 – 10am to 12 noon

Textile Bag Printing and Painting

Design and produce your own hand cut stencils to paint and print your personalised designs!
     
 

Thursday 10th August 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

Painted Tumblers!

Design your own beautiful patterns and pictures to decorate your glass for use at home! Learn new techniques whilst looking at colours specialist paints and pens!
     
 

Friday 11th August 2017 – 10am to 12noon

Felt Making Workshop

Come along and work with Josie Chisholm a local felt artist! Use lots of colourful wool fibers to create a picture - messy wet activity with the most beautiful results!
     
 

Friday 11th August 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

WORKSHOP TBC
 

     
 

Monday14th August 2017 – 10 to 12noon

Creative Clay Pinch Pot Creations

Design, make and paint a pinch pot of your own creation with visiting potter Imogen Noble.

 

Monday 14th August 2017 - 1pm to 3pm

Creative Clay Tea Light Lantern Making

Design and make a tea light lantern from clay, to take away and light up your summer! Working with visiting artist Imogen Noble!

     
 

Monday 14th August 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

Glass Painted Lantern Making

Design and paint a glass lantern with glass paints, pens and piping pastes for details!

     
 

Tuesday 15th August 2017 – 10am to 12 noon

Foam Clay Friends!

Use foam clay to transform your ceramic character, add colour, texture and change the shape and personality of your foam clay friend!
     
 

Wednesday 16th August 2017 – 10am to 12noon

Kandinski Inspired Pizza Box

Explore shape, colour and space through acrylic printing and painting techniques finishing with a personal modern piece for your bedroom!
 

     
 

16th August 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

Workshops TBC
 

     
 

Thursday 17th August 2017 – 10 to 12noon

T-shirt Painting and Printing

Design an image you would like to wear and with the help of our team cut out and make stencils to paint! Your lovely t-shirt will be ready to take away!
     
 

Thursday 17th August 2017

Wokshop TBC


 

     
 

Monday 21st  August 2017 – 10am to 12 noon

Creative Clay – Lidded Trinket Boxes

Learn with our visiting tutor Imogen Noble textured slab, clay box building with a perfect fitting lid!

 

21st August 2017 – 1pm  to 3pm

Creative Clay – Cups and Saucers

Make your own mad hatters tea party cups and saucers! Learn the art of making, creating adding handles – learn from the best!
 

     
 

22nd August 2017 – 10am to 3.30pm

Animation Young Animation Club

Design characters and bring their stories to life through 2D drawn and Stop Motion Animation with the Young Animation Club!
     
 

23rd August 2017 – 10am to 12noon

Doodle Decorations!

Your imagination can be carried away doing these doodle decorations! Learn how to use detailers and outliners to create your unique ceramic item!
     

 

23rd August 2017 – 1pm to 3pm

Foam Clay Friends!

Use foam clay to transform your ceramic character, add colour, texture and change the shape and personality of your foam clay friend!

     
 

Friday 24th August -  10 - 12noon

Mosaic Picture Frame Creation

Design and build your own mosaic picture frame for your favorite picture! Select glass mosaic tiles to decorate and design your lovely keepsake!

     
 

Friday 24th August 2017 - 1 - 3pm

Details TBC

     

 

Workshops are £20 each* (animation all day class as 2 workshops). 

*6 workshops for price of 5 offer if you book before 23rd July 17!

Each child will have a drink, fruit and biscuit snack.

Sessions run from 10am to 12noon or 1pm to 3pm.

All day participants have free lunch supervison. £5 to stay for lunch added to half day booking.

Any child staying over lunch will need a packed lunch box.

Parents must fill in a consent form for their child to attend - click here!

Parents are encouraged not to stay at the workshop unless paying to attend - you are welcome to stay for a coffee to ensure your child is settled.