Due to popular demand The Holburne Museum are now offering four Art Camp weeks packed full of fun, creative activities inspired by the Museum’s collection and exhibitions and led by the experienced team of artists. The schedule of activities for week commencing 31 July is as follow:
SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES 31 JULY- 4 AUGUST
Monday 31 July: Birds in Flight with artist Chrissie Weltike
Using exotic birds as inspiration, sketch your way around the Museum, gathering ideas to create a unique bird mobile using printing, modelling and paper craft techniques.
Tuesday 1 August: Wonderful Weaving with artist Mary Caron-Courtney
Explore the exhibition Tapestry: Here &Now and constructfunky woven ‘cloth’ using a range of different materials
Wednesday 2 August: Mini Museum with artist Chrissie Weltike
Explore the Holburne Museum building and surroundings by sketching, collecting and modelling. Create a miniature of the Holburne, complete with gardens, trees and lights to illuminate your creation at night.
Thursday 3 August: Celebrating Georgian Bath with artist Caroline Davies
Celebrate your home city by making your own souvenirs of Bath, based on the Museum’s collections. Create and decorate patch boxes and souvenir fans, make mini game sets and try your hand at silhouette-cutting.
Friday 4 August: Caroline Davies with artist Mistresses and Masters of Still Life
Create your own fantasy-feast masterpiece, based on a still life painting in the Holburne. Mix old and new as you combine traditional items with your own favourite foods. Involves a mixture of observational drawing and collage techniques, using oil crayons and chalk pastels.