Perfect Portraits

£130 ex VAT

2 hour workshop for a maximum of 32 pupils

Portraits

Perfect Portraits

Explore the Holburne’s wonderful portrait collection through drawing, costume and creative activities and discover what portraits can tell us about the sitters, the artists and their times. Pupils will:

  • learn to ‘read’ a portrait
  • make observational sketches in the gallery
  • create a unique Georgian-style self-portrait with watercolour pencils and collage

To book contact The Learning Department The Holburne Museum Great Pulteney Street Bath BA2 4DB learning@holburne.org 01225 388568 There are more portraits to see at the Victoria Art Gallery too. Contact us for details or see Visit Guidelines

Sensing Sculpture

£130 ex VAT

2 hour workshop for a maximum of 32 pupils

Sensing Sculpture

An introduction to sculpture through an exploration of the Holburne’s rich and varied collection. Pupils will:

  • observe and draw original artefacts
  • discuss the language and ideas of sculpture through real examples
  • explore the techniques of 3D modelling to make a figurative sculpture using clay

To book contact The Learning Department The Holburne Museum Great Pulteney Street Bath BA2 4DB learning@holburne.org 01225 388568 Enjoy a day of Sculpture by visiting the Victoria Art Gallery too. Contact us for details or see Visit Guidelines.

Bespoke & Self Led

TBC/FREE Max 32 Pupils

Bespoke Workshops

Bespoke workshops can also be arranged; we offer a range of artistic skills and materials – all inspired by our collection; an additional £30 will apply.

Self-led Groups – optional extras

Self-led visits are FREE (booking is still essential); we can provide advice if there is something particular that you wish to focus on.

To book contact The Learning Department  learning@holburne.org 01225 388568