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Colourful Walkway Competition

04 November - 14 January 2019

Colourful Walkway – a public art competition for children of Southampton John Hansard Gallery | 29 Oct 2018 – 14 Jan 2019 Download your Colourful Walkway Application here. In Spring 2019 a colourful walkway will be...
Events / Children & Families
Space to Create! Colourful Walkway Competition #2

22 December - 22 December 2018

11:30am-4pm | JHG Active Space | FREE For two Space To Create sessions in December we will have lots of exciting and colourful materials for children to take part in our Colourful Walkway Competition, alongside other activities. The...
Events / Children & Families
Space to Create! Winter Tales

29 December - 29 December 2018

11:30am-4pm | JHG Active Space | FREE Join artist Laura Day for this workshop, making shadow puppets and creating winter tales! Space to Create! The Gallery’s Active Space is open on Saturdays*, and extra days over half...
Events / Children & Families
Space to Create! Analogue Animation

05 January - 05 January 2019

11:30am-4pm | JHG Active Space | FREE Explore hands on methods to make images move. Create your own spinning image, pen roller animations, flick book and zoetropes with animator Ben Parker.
Events / Children & Families
Space To Create! Material Opposites

12 January - 12 January 2019

 11:30am-4pm | JHG Active Space | FREE Explore the themes of hard/soft; furry/spikey; made/grown; natural/synthetic; machines/plants in this hands on materials based sculpture workshopinspired by Siobhan Hapaska. Led by artist...
Events / Children & Families
Space to Create! Indigo Dyeing

19 January - 19 January 2019

11am-1pm and 2-4pm | JHG Active Space | FREE Explore the magical process of natural indigo dyeing with expert dyers ‘Dyeworks’. This 2 hour session will allow you to create your own shibori patterned cloth; experimenting...
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Space to Create! Stitching Stories

26 January - 26 January 2019

11:30am-4pm | JHG Active Space | FREE Stitch words and stories onto indigo cloth to create a collaborative poem inspired by writer and embroiderer Nazneen Ahmed who will be staging a reading of The Indigo Mirror in Gallery 3 on the...
Events / Children & Families
Space to Create! Photograms

02 February - 02 February 2019

11:30am-4pm | JHG Active Space | FREE Explore the oldest form of camera-less photography: work with photographers ‘In Focus’ to create your own photograms that capture images using shadows and light.