Children’s Activity Days at Nature in Art

Throughout the year during the school holidays we run a wide range of Activity Days for children.

 See the foot of this page for a list of the 2017 activities or CLICK HERE

You can choose whether to come on a morning or afternoon and the sessions last approximately two hours.
Costs are from £6 per child and any accompanying adult gets free entry into the museum.

2017 Activity Day Brochure

Select the Activity Day(s) you’d like to attend from the brochure, then book your space(s)

Book Activity Day(s)

See below for a quick view of our Activity Days.

Each Activity Day has a theme. Each workshop interprets that theme using age appropriate materials and techniques.

The times are:
10.30-12.00pm: for 3 – 7 years
1.00-2.30pm: for 3 – 18 years
3.00-4.30pm: for 8 – 18 years


February Half Term:
14th February Valentines heart wreath
15th February Make a bird feeder
16th February Winter window
17th February Designs from nature

Easter holidays:
11th April Easter egg spoon planter
12th April Springtime mixed media
13th April Experimenting with watercolour
14th April Leaf Relief
18th April Stained-glass effect flowers
19th April Shaving cream birds
20th April Tooth pick sculptures
21st April Nature mood board

May Half Term:
30th May Woven Ojo de Dios (Gods Eye)
31st May Doodle cubes
1st June Pond dipping
2nd June 3D effects on paper

Summer Holidays:
26th July Summer is here bunting
27th July Summer mandalas
3rd August Origami with Tony O’Hare
4th August 3D paper planets
8th August Nature coasters
9th August Make an agamograph
10th August Sculpture
11th August Drawing from observation
15th August Clock making
16th August Paint a flower pot
17th August Everyday object prints
18th August Decoupage Boxes
22nd August Be a famous artist !
23rd August Birds in art
24th August Animal pictures
28th August All things bee
29th August Paul Klee – faces and fish
30th August Birds, bugs and butter flies (on a stick!)
31st August Paper cards and gift tags
1st September Nature weaving art

October Half Term:
24th October Make an autumn hat
25th October Batik autumn leaves
26th October Make a skeleton head

Christmas Holidays:
19th December Christmas wreath
20th December Nature Xmas decorations
21st December Snowflake scraperboards
22nd December Willow lantern
27th December All things feathers
29th December Shadow tracing
29th December Art with paper plates