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Tuesday 17 February 2015

Free Family workshops:

These are free workshops for all ages (children must be accompanied by an adult).

Book your activities on the day in person, Focal Point Gallery will be open from 10.00am.

Morning sessions:10:30am to 11.30am and 11.30am to 12.30pm
Afternoon Sessions:1.30pm to 2.30pm and 2.30pm to 3.30pm

Rick Buckley and Sophie Sleigh-Johnson
Dream Machines

Focal Point Gallery Project Space, The Forum
Rick Buckley, along with Sophie Sleigh-Johnson, will be referring to his exhibition ‘Black Bile 84’. Using templates from one of Buckley’s sculptures, you will be making paper cut-out ‘Dream Machines’.

Calvin Laing and Mary Lister
Pocket Sculptures

Focal Point Gallery Foyer, The Forum

Artists Calvin Laing and Mary Lister will guide you in the skills of casting using ordinary objects found in your pockets, and making your own unique sculptures.

Rachel McGivern and Jess White

Focal Point Gallery, Window Gallery
Artists Rachel McGivern and Jess White will reference Paul Johnson’s exhibition, ‘The Sunless Sea’ and the representations of genuine historic artefacts as the inspiration in this mask-making activity.

Zarah Hussain
3D Geometric Solids

Focal Point Gallery Atrium, The Forum
Visual artist and mathematician Zarah Hussein will be leading sculpture workshops using geometry to create beautiful, colourful objects.

For more workshops and activities to do with children in Southend, Westcliff and Leigh, during 2015 February Half Term break, see other IDEA13 listings here.

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Free Family workshops @ Focal Point Gallery

Tue 17 February 2015


Ends: Tue 17 February 3:30PM

Focal Point Gallery

Elmer Square, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1NE


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