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The Higgins Studio

Workshops for children with a strong interest in the arts. A chance to collect evidence for Arts Award Explore.

2 - 4pm

£10.35 per session

For children aged 9 - 13years

 

17th January                Exploring Expressionism

21st February               Art Studio – In Print 2

21st March                    Art Studio – Composition Construction (with Lisa Tilley)

18th April                      Art Studio – Entitles

 

For more information about these creative workshops contact Susannah Oliver susannah.oliver@bedford.gov.uk

t: 01234 276351


February Half Term Holiday Activities

Tuesday 17th February

Potty Time

£2.25

11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

Make a kanga-loo-roll holder

 

Wednesday 18th February

Print Camels, Cows and Mermaids

£2.25

11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

Block printing inspired by mythology and the work of Edward Bawden

 

Friday 20th February

Ere be Dragons!

£2.25

11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

Create and wear a fearsome (or friendly) dragon head-dress.


 Easter Holiday Activities

 

Tuesday 31st March

Foxy-pots

£2.25

11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

Make a cheeky fox character

 

Wednesday 1st April

Poisson D’Avril (French for April Fools)

£2.25

11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

Fishy, foolish, tricky Easter garlands

 

Tuesday 7th April

Mini Highland Games

£2.25

11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

100 years after the Highland Games in Bedford, join in some flinging, singing and dancing.

 

Wednesday 8th April

Re-work Artwork

£2.25

11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

Recreate famous artworks

 

Friday 10th April

Global Fan Club Challenge

£2.25

11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

Help make 40 fans from around the world. FAN-tastic prizes for the best fans!

 

Arts Award