Half Term Fun
Watts Gallery - Artists' Village is getting ready for an action-packed family fun week. Make animal sculptures, sew a tote bag, or be one of the first to explore Watts Studios with new family trails.
Put your wellies on and get outside to explore the Artists' Village as it comes to life. Follow a winding footpath through woodland to discover the studios of celebrated artists G F and Mary Watts. Step back in time to where Watts worked on his huge masterpieces.
Gain an insight into the beautiful work of designer Mary Watts, creator of the Watts Chapel. Discover the story of the Wattses' lives, their endeavours and aspirations.
Kids go free!
Watts Academy Workshop: Printed Tote Bags
Saturday 13 February, 10.30am-4pm, £15, Ages 11-16 years, The Clore Learning Studio.
Join professional artist Elizabeth Cake to learn how to use a sewing machine to create your own tote bag, then design your own stamps to hand print a personalised design.
Make! Crafty Creatures
Wednesday 17 - Friday 19 February, 11am-1pm & 2-4pm, £7.50, Ages 5+, The Clore Learning Studio.
Discover animals at Watts Studios. Create sketches to make the animals come to life in sculpture with artist Anna Hennings.
Free Family Trails
Free with admission, choose from four family trails:
- Artists' Village Activity Backpack
- 5 Things for Under 5s
- Family Explorer Trail, recommended for ages 5-11
- The Art Trail, recommended for ages 12-18