Tickets: From £10
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5QP
Thu 21 Apr 2022 @ 14.00
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Art Masterclass: Cross Stitch & Textile Art

Thu 21 Apr 2022 @ 14.00
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum
Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5QP
Duration: 2 hours
From £10

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Create a mini hand stitched banner to influence social change and take home and display.

Under the guidance of a textile artist, participants will bring their ideas to life through cross stitching their chosen messages; combining design, fabric, stitch and embellishment to understand gentle acts of change through art.

Designed for age 8 -16.

Parents/carers must accompany children at all times whilst in the session.

MORE INFORMATION

Our latest Art Masterclass instalment will provide participants with the opportunity to create a mini hand stitched banner to influence social change and take home and display in their community. Included in this 2-hour workshop there will be a short tour by our learning team to take you into the Be Yourself; Everyone Else is Already Taken touring exhibition from globally renowned artist Daniel Lismore, an opportunity to inspire your budding artist to consider what social causes move them. Under the guidance of a textile artist, participants will bring their ideas to life through cross stitching their chosen messages; combining design, fabric, stitch and embellishment to understand gentle acts of change through art. Our series of art masterclasses are fantastic for encouraging creative minds and enhancing the skills of young artists.

Did you know we can support your child to achieve their Arts Award Discover if they are aged 5-11? Taking part in our school holiday activities and visiting our exhibitions helps them to do the majority of the work needed to complete their award. Find out more about the Arts Award from Home programme

GOOD TO KNOW

Covid-19 Safety Measures

We want you to feel safe and assured that attending our Sensory Play Days sessions will enable you to have a fun and engaging experience with your children. Here is what we are doing to ensure this for you:

  • Hand sanitation stations will be available upon entering and exiting from the activities.
  • Hand sanitiser available throughout the session.
  • A member of Learning Team will be facilitating the session, monitoring the safety of the environment, but above all else they will be smiling, happy and relaxed to keep your children happy and relaxed too.
  • All resources and high touch points to be thoroughly cleaned at the end of each session.
  • If you have any concerns or questions prior to attending this session please contact [email protected] (Family Learning Officer).