Summer Art Camp (5-11 year olds)

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SUMMER ART CAMP for 5-11 year olds. Monday 24 July  to Friday 28 July  9am-4pm £38 per day; £20 discount for booking 5 consecutive days.
July 24, 2017 – July 28, 2017 all-day
£38 per day or £20 discount for booking 4 consecutive days
Jane Shearn
01225 388568

Due to popular demand we are now offering four Art Camp weeks packed full of fun, creative activities inspired by the Museum’s collection and exhibitions and led by our experienced team of artists. The schedule of activities for week commencing 24 July is as follow:


Booking Summer Art Camp is essential, you can book for the week or choose to book INDIVIDUAL DAYS (25,26,27 July Fully Booked)

Booking is also available for :

Monday 31 July to Friday 4 August,

Monday 7 to Friday 11 August 

Monday 14 to Friday 18 August

Booking the night before or over the weekend for a Monday Art Camp?  Please read this Important Information about Holiday Art Camps   and complete and bring the  Art Camp consent form 2017


Monday 24 July: Family Fortunes with artist Mary Caron-Courtney

Inspired by the Holburne’s portrait collection, create your own 3D miniature doll family and then make a special picture book of their adventures.

Tuesday 25 July: Natural Inspiration with artist Lisa Metcalfe – NOW FULLY BOOKED

Inspired by the exhibition Tapestry: Here & Now, create contemporary clay bowls, dishes and vases using both natural and man-made items to imprint into your clay.  Create a large mixed-media collage inspired by nature and add more colours by printing over the top with leaves and sliced fruit.

Wednesday 26 July: Cabinet of Creativity with artist Lisa Metcalfe – NOW FULLY BOOKED

Activities inspired by the beautiful patterns and designs on the exotic Witcombe Cabinet. Learn how to draw birds and make and decorate a clay bird with its own nest of eggs. Plus – create a unique set of Japanese poly prints.

Thursday 27 July: It’s a Bug’s Life with artist Chrissie Weltike – NOW FULLY BOOKED

There are many bugs and butterflies hidden in the Holburne. Seek and sketch them to design your very own collection of creepy crawlies and make a giant junk model

Friday 28 July: From Fleece to Weaving with artist Chrissie Weltike  – NOW FULLY BOOKED

Explore the world of wool and visit the exhibition Tapestry: Here & Now. Create a piece of felt as a basis for a weaving using beads, ribbons and feathers. Then make a unique frame to display your creation.