April 2012

Art History Day Schools 2012


The RWA delivers a programme of one day Art History Day Schools delivered by recognised tutors and Academics providing an introduction to a number of artists, art historical movements and theory.

Ravilious: An Illustrated Talk (EXTRA DATE ADDED)

Wednesday 25th April, 6.30pm

An illustrated talk focusing on a number of the artist's most compelling watercolours, using letters, diaries, archive photographs and other sources to explore the history of the places Ravilious loved.

Image: Max McClure

How to Photograph Artwork

Sunday 22 April, 10am-4pm

1-day workshop learning how to photograph your artwork professionally, led by Stephen Morris.

Print with Anything: Family Workshop (8-11 years)

Friday 13 April, 10am-12.30pm

Basic print course for families, using household objects. Led by Maria Bowers MA

Easy Linocut Family Workshop (12-16 years)

Thursday 12 April, 10am-1.30pm

Print your own cards and wrapping paper using exciting materials to create colourful images. Led by Christine Howes MA

Screen Print Family Workshop (5+ years)

Wednesday 11 April, 10am-1pm

Try your hand at screen printing with this fun workshop, led by Simon Tozer MA.

Penguin: Fresh and Fun | Family Cookery Sessions

Wednesday 4 April, 11am, 12pm and 1pm

Cook the Books: Hands-on food and cookery sessions inspired by the culture-changing Penguin cookery books.

Penguin 'Make and Take' Family Activities

Wednesday 11 April, 10-2pm, Sunday 15 April, 2-4pm and Sunday 22 April, 2-4pm

Penguin Family Drop-in Session

Penguin Parade: Behind the Scenes Talk

Thursday 5 and 12 April, 1-2pm

Penguin Parade: Behind the Scenes Talk

Paper Doll Workshop

Design a doll-size wardrobe with this creative collage and colouring workshop for children aged 4-8 years. We provide everything needed to create a miniature world of fashion in 2 dimensions - you just bring your junior Armani.