Introductory tour
Apr
3
Jun 30

Introductory tour

  • the artworks
30.00

In our introductory tour you will be greeted on arrival by one of our gallery staff and taken on a half hour tour of the exhibition. You will receive a complimentary copy of our Teachers' Resource pack which contains activity sheets and ideas for preparatory and follow-up activities back in school.

Morning or afternoon sessions are available up to 3 hours. We will supply art materials and paper, for pupils to create their own drawings. There is the option to eat packed lunches in the gallery.

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Self guided gallery visits
Apr
3
Jun 30

Self guided gallery visits

  • The Artworks
0.00

Lead your own visit around the gallery. You are welcome to bring along sketchbooks and drawing materials. 

We recommend that you purchase our Resource Pack, which contains lots of activity ideas and photocopiable resources that you can lead in the gallery.

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Artist led sessions
Apr
3
Jun 30

Artist led sessions

  • the artworks
from 75.00

Work with an artist educator for a half or full-day session to explore the exhibition through a variety of creative activities, develop critical vocabulary, stories and drawings in response to the artwork. Sessions will be adapted for your age group and children will all take away finished artwork.

You will receive a complimentary resource pack which contains ideas for preparatory and follow-up activities back in school.

We have a range of sessions to choose from, including storytelling, animation and drawing-based activities for your class– please contact us for more details.

Art materials and resources are supplied and there is an option to eat Packed Lunches in the gallery.

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Teachers resource pack
Apr
3
Jun 30

Teachers resource pack

  • the artworks
15.00

We have compiled a resource pack to support Primary teachers, suggesting ways in which the work of Quentin Blake can be used to support subjects across the curriculum, particularly Art and Design, Literacy, Drama and PHSCE.

It includes an overview of the exhibition, activity ideas, creative ways of engaging with work, developing critical vocabulary, stories and drawings in response to artwork, developing literacy ideas and photocopiable hand-outs that can be used either in the gallery or in the classroom, to explore the work through a variety of creative activities.

Available to order here as a digital download or buy an collect from the gallery.

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Teach Meet
Apr
25
4:00 pm16:00

Teach Meet

  • The Artworks

This session will introduce teachers to the ‘Bulging Portfolio’ exhibition and explore ways in which it can be used to engage pupils through practical drawing and literacy based activities which can be adapted for use in the classroom.

We strongly recommend that you attend this session if you are planning a visit with your pupils!

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AN OPPORTUNITY FOR PRIMARY SCHOOL TEACHERS AND ARTS CO-ORDINATORS TO GET TOGETHER WITH PRACTICING ARTISTS IN AN INSPIRING GALLERY SETTING. 

THROUGH PRACTICAL ACTIVITIES AND GROUP DISCUSSIONS WE WILL SHARE CREATIVE IDEAS FOR THE CLASSROOM AND PROVIDE ADVICE. 

SESSIONS ARE FREE WITH PLENTY OF TEA, COFFEE AND BISCUITS TO KEEP US GOING BUT PRIOR BOOKING IS REQUIRED

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