Alice Gernhoefer gets creative at the Govett-Brewster

Alice Gernhoefer gets creative at the Govett-Brewster

January School Holiday Art 2019

  • Wed—Fri 10AM—12:30PM
  • Govett-Brewster Art Gallery
  • Wed 9, Thu 10, Fri 11, Wed 16, Thu 17, Fri 18, Wed 23, Thu 24, Fri 25 Jan
  • Suitable for ages 4+
  • Kids bring an adult
  • Entry by donation
  • No booking necessary

Drop in with your kids to make art that surprises and inspires.

Wed 9 Jan | Shadow puppet plus
Drop in any time between 10.30am and 2pm
Inspired by the art exhibitions construct a puppet then use to perform a shadowy dance in the Gallery's cinema


Thu 10 Jan | Drop in between 10am and 12.30pm
Weaving whānau
Thread and tie your family shapes and patterns into a hessian kete

Fri 11 Jan | Drop in between 10am and 12.30pm
Drip 'n' spin
What happens when pens and dye go giddy? Find out by giving it a go

Wed 16 Jan | Drop in between 10am and 12.30pm
Drawing in the dark
Create a collage of light and dark with crayon and paint on blackened surfaces

Thu 17 Jan | Drop in between 10am and 12.30pm
Wobbly blobs
Coil and connect clay to sculpt a collection of strange shapes

Fri 18 Jan | Drop in between 10am and 12.30pm
Shaggy mask
Go wild with leather and feathers to transform you into a wild thing

Wed 23 Jan | Drop in between 10am and 12.30pm
Itchy and scratchy
Up-cycle natural and synthetic materials to create a textured wearable artwork

Thu 24 Jan | Drop in between 10am and 12.30pm
Raranga
Make crayon rubbings to resist dye and cut into strips to weave a taonga

Fri 25 Jan | Drop in between 10am and 12.30pm
Dab and drag
Construct your own brush then use to dab and drag a painting of texture and movement


Please note the regular Family Art on Sundays 1 – 3pm takes a break over January and resumes February.

 

 

 

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