KIDSART! Spring half-term holiday workshops
Spring into half-term, with some fresh and creative activities for young people, happening in the Round Tower.
Kidsart! workshops are for making cool stuff... and this half-term we'll be doing some very scary gardening, creating bats, butterflies and dragons to turn into fridge magnets, making UFO's with their own aliens, and last but not least, animating our own short films.
Grow Scary Pumpkin Plants - Sat 25th May - 2 - 3.30pm
Flying Fridge Creatures - Mon 27th May - 11am - 12 noon
UFOs - Thu 30th May - 2.30 - 4pm
Animate a Short Film - Fri 31st May - 2.30 - 5.30pm - Over 7 years
The Wedding Ring Making Experience
There is nothing more romantic than making each others wedding rings.
Rachael Ann Bird offers a one day experience, using her expertise to guide you - step by step - through the ring making process. Workshops take place within her fully equipped studio shop, based in Black Swan Arts.
Rings can be made in any precious metal and a design consultation will be provided prior to the day.
Introduction to Feltmaking - 1 Day Workshop
Round Tower - Saturday 29th June 2013, 10am- 4.30pm
During this introduction into the ancient craft of wet feltmaking with Frome-based feltmaker Gladys Paulus, you will learn about the fascinating history and background of feltmaking and find out how and why wool felts.
Felt Hats - 2 Day Workshop
Round Tower - Saturday 26th - Sunday 27th October 2013, 10am- 4pm each day
The cold season is here; come and make yourself a beautiful 100% wool felt hat to keep you warm!
This workshop with Frome-based feltmaker Gladys Paulus is suitable for both beginners as well as those with some experience of feltmaking and will teach you how to make a basic cloche, brim or trilby style hat using the ‘resist’ method.
Felt Slippers - 2 Day Workshop
Round Tower - Saturday 16th - Sunday 17th November 2013, 10am- 4pm each day
This thorough introduction into the ancient craft of wet feltmaking takes place over two days and is taught by Frome-based feltmaker Gladys Paulus.