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Art & Creative Practice

Workshops are available for pupils at KS 1, 2 & 3 and workshops and tours are also available for students at KS 4 & 5.


Key Stages 1, 2 & 3

These sessions encourage pupils to appreciate art by looking at original objects and by creating their own art pieces in response. Pupils will learn about famous artists through history and will learn new skills and techniques.

Workshops can be tailored to temporary exhibitions, showcases, new loans and displays, ensuring your students engage with the best national and international art.

All our sessions support the Arts Award framework.  We also deliver Arts Award Discover in a day at just £200 per group (up to 32 pupils) - simply choose any of our KS1 & 2 workshops.


The following sessions are available:

Exploring Paintings through Sketching


Patterns & Prints

Stories in Art (For Key Stages 1 & 2 only)


We also have virtual art workshops available as part of our new digital schools offer: for more details.


Key Stages 3, 4 & 5

These sessions take a more in-depth look at the purpose and meaning of art and encourage students to engage in discussions as they look at specific works of art from the collection.

The following sessions are available:

Screen Printing

Oil Painting

Gallery Highlights

Gallery Taster Tours