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The Higgins Art 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 Art Studio - 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

Easter Holiday Activities


Tuesday 31st March



11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

Make a cheeky fox character


Wednesday 1st April

Poisson D’Avril (French for April Fools)


11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

Fishy, foolish, tricky Easter garlands


Tuesday 7th April

Mini Highland Games


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


11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

Recreate famous artworks


Friday 10th April

Global Fan Club Challenge


11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

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


Arts Award