The three family workshops led by artists Caroline Wendling and Soheila Sokhanvari, aimed at children aged 5 - 12 years, will include mystery walks and montage, textiles, string stitching and rope wrapping, stamps and printing work in two and three dimensions. Participants will get a special viewing of our latest exhibition Hey, I’m Mr. Poetic and explore Wysing’s outdoor site.
Tuesday 27 May 10.30am – 12.30pm
Workshop 1: Mysterious Routes and Routines, Stitching Stories
Led by studio artist Caroline Wendling, and inspired by our current gallery exhibition and Wysing's unique outdoor site, we will make mysterious new artworks using lots of different materials including clay, rope, string, cloth and canvas.
Wednesday 28 May 10.30am – 12.30pm
Workshop 2: Packaging and Passports, Storytelling Stamps
Work with studio artist Soheila Sokhanvari to create collaged passport style portraits for imaginary journeys and story telling. Using everyday packaging and objects we will make 2D and 3D family portraits and design our own stamps and slogans to inspire and tell our own stories.