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Art n Sole: Creative Workshop for Young People & Adults
2 April 2016

...from a battered old boot to a well-worn chopping board, objects carry our life stories
 
To coincide with the gallery’s Bratby exhibition join artist, Felicity Truscott, in this creative workshop where you will find inspiration both inside and outside the gallery. Using everyday items you will create art work that reveals a personal back story.
 
Participants will begin by talking about Bratby's work with Felicity, as well as making drawings and collecting materials around the fish stalls, boats, chip shops and amusement arcades.
 
Back in the studio you will experiment with making artwork directly onto found objects or items that you have brought with you.
 
Saturday 2 April, 12.30pm - 4.30pm

Free
 
This workshop is suitable for 14 year olds - adults. Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Participants are encouraged to bring in objects from their everyday life that has meaning to them. This is not essential as found items will be incorporated into the workshop. 
 
Booking is essential as places are limited. To book, please call 01424 728377 during gallery opening hours.
 
Events are subject to availability and may be cancelled if minimum numbers are not reached so please book to avoid disappointment.
 
Please note that part of this workshop takes place outside of the gallery walls, by participating in this workshop you understand that you are responsible for your own safety and the safety of any minors who you are accompanying.

Image: John Bratby, Still Life with Oranges, circa 1955-59 (detail) © the artist's estate / Bridgeman Images