Workshop: Slow Stitch Saturday's
Relax and unwind in the museums café. Join Artist Claire Taylor-Jones and explore the possibilities of hand stitching as a means to slowing down and relaxing. Work on your own unfinished projects or start a yearlong slow stitch project. Each month we will look at a different stitch and its uses. Unlimited tea/coffee. Everyone is welcome.
Recommended Shows (13)
Adult Craft Workshop: Moon over the river
In this workshop, artist ClaireTaylor-Jones will lead you with raw edge applique and a little fabric weaving;have a go at embellishing over the top of the woven fabric then hand stitchinto the design to re-create the surface of a moonlit river. This workshoprequires no previous experience and gives an introduction to creating textileart.
Next event20/07/2019 13:00
LEGO® Sessions with Bricks2Learn
Join Bricks2Learn to play, build and learn with genuine LEGO® bricks at the museum this summer! LEGO® building sessions are Fly to the Moon and Alien Adventures...
Next event24/07/2019 10:00
Creative Writing Workshops
"Writing the Heavens" and "Creative Cosmos" space-themed workshop for adults with Sarah Snell-Pym.
Next event30/07/2019 10:00
Journey Into Space and More with Sirius Astronomy...
Join Paul Hill for three interactive sessions covering how rockets and spacesuits work, a history of the solar system, why the Moon is cratered, how astronauts are trained and much, much more…
Sessions are 45 minutes long, with an hour and half break at lunchtime, allowing you to get some lunch and have a look around the fabulous Moon exhibition!
Stay for one or all three sessions!
Venue: Museum of Gloucester, Brunswick Road, Gloucester.
Booking: You can book online, over the phone or in store at the Museum of Gloucester & Tourist Information Centre.
Next event01/08/2019 10:30
Tales from the Moon & Other worlds
Tales from the Moon & Other worlds...
From the extraordinary near-miss of the Apollo 11 Moon landing to a ship that flew and green children, Chloë of the Midnight Storytellers enchants all the family with thrilling tales from our world and beyond.
A rolling programme of stories, each session selected to match the audience - choose the time that suits you...
A dash of real life plus fantasy adventures, high-energy performance, best suited to age 8+
Tuesday 13 August | 10-4pm | 4 shows during the day (10.30am, 11.30, 1.30 and 2.30pm) | £3 per child (accompanied adults FREE) | Child friendly (ideally age 8+)
Next event13/08/2019 10:30
Potter Room Art Sessions
A different theme each session! Join artist Wendy Golding to create a beautiful Hare and Moon painting in a variety of mediums plus an acrylic pouring session to make your very own Moon!
Next event14/08/2019 10:00
Moon Historytelling with Shirley Halse
An interactive adventure through the fascinating history of the moon for the whole family to enjoy! From the ancient gods and goddesses, to renaissance astronomers, we'll take a closer look at what they all thought about Moon, through games, stories and activities!
Next event17/08/2019 14:00
Art Shape Moon Dance Workshop
The chance to learn and participate in an interactive dance session with Art Shape.
Next event19/08/2019 13:00
Time Travelling Toby & The Apollo Moon Landing
Join children’s author, Graham Jones for this action packed session! Journey back to 1969 and find yourself helping the Americans beat the Russians to the moon in an exciting adventure…
Next event20/08/2019 14:00
Adult Craft Workshop: Moon with a view
In this workshop, artist ClaireTaylor-Jones will lead you in painting a view across the Milky Way as seen fromthe moon. We will have a go at using acrylic paints to create an abstract lookat space. This workshop requires no previous experience and gives anintroduction to acrylic painting.
Next event24/08/2019 13:00
(CV14) Adult Craft Workshop: Tudor Portrait
In this workshop, artist Claire Taylor-Jones will lead you in painting a portrait of yourself as a Tudor resident of Gloucester. We will have a go at using acrylic paints to create a primitive portrait. You will need to bring a photo of yourself to use. This workshop requires no previous experience and gives an introduction to acrylic painting.
Next event10/09/2019 13:00
Adult Craft Workshop: Textile Cityscape
In this workshop, artist Claire Taylor-Jones will lead you with raw edge applique, layering and a little fabric painting, we will then hand stitch into the design to create a unique look at the city. This workshop requires no previous experience and gives an introduction to creating textile art.
Next event17/09/2019 13:00
Adult Craft Workshop: Surface of the Moon
Relax and unwind in the Museums café.Join Artist Claire Taylor-Jones and explore the possibilities of hand stitchingas a means to slowing down and relaxing. Work on your own unfinished projectsor start a year-long slow-stitch project. Everyone is welcome.
Next event21/09/2019 13:00