Writing Freelance Features with Lara Clough

Students will explore the techniques of both print and online journalism. Topics covered will include finding and researching potential ... more >

Art as Research Seminar

Artists will discuss the challenges of communicating visual arts research work to a wider audience. Unpicking the relationship between outcomes and ... more >

Saturday Life Drawing Classes with Caroline Ali

These fun, tutored sessions encourage individual strengths whilst exploring different aspects of drawing the human figure. The sessions are designed to ... more >

Oriel Davies Gallery
The Park, Newtown
Powys SY16 2NZ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1686 625041
Fax: +44 (0) 1686 623633
Email: desk@orieldavies.org
Monday - Saturday 10am-5pm
Free Admission

Oriel Davies offers a range of activities and workshops aimed at families and young visitors. These hands-on creative activities engage, challenge and inspire. Workshops are run by experienced artist-educators and materials are often provided.

The education team strive to develop and facilitate family workshops during school holidays and at weekends. For current activities and workshops, see the calendar and to keep in touch about future family activities & workshops, subscribe to the ODG free e-newsletter >

Booking

Booking for all workshops is essential and early booking is advised. Telephone the Gallery on 01686 625041 or email: desk@orieldavies.org to book. Please note that children under 8 must  be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Further information

For further information about family activities and workshops, contact Sheela Hughes, Informal Learning Officer on 01686 625041 or

email informallearning@orieldavies.org

Outreach

Ein Lle Ni/Our Space programme - we work with children and families in and around the Maesyrhandir Estate, Newtown to deliver monthly art, craft and cooking activities. Working with a range of artists and makers we deliver quality arts activities aimed at inspiring, engaging and supporting communities to participate in the arts. The activities mainly take place at Maesyrhandir Youth centre but also at the gallery. For further information contact Sheela Hughes on informallearning@orieldavies.org.

 

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Family Workshops

Summer Holiday Workshops for Children and Families

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 - Tuesday, 29 August 2017

Summer Holiday Workshops Tuesday 25 July
Drawing workshop with artist Christine Mills
Using a variety of tools and using ink, pencil and charcoal we will work through different approaches to mark making before moving on to full drawings where we will bring out the ... more >

Family Workshop

Newtown Food Festival - Drop-in Art and Craft Activity

Saturday, 2 September 2017

Packaging makes prizes! Using discarded food packaging, Artist Helen Kozich invites you to create your own medals and rosetts out of plastic, ribbons and card.

Tickets & Booking

Saturday 02 September | 1pm-3pm | ... more >

Family Workshop