FREE creative workshops inspired by Westminster Archives and Reference Library.
No need to book - just turn up on the day!
Zoe Clifford – Drawn to Jazz
Find out the meaning of ‘Chiaroscuro’ while you listen to Jazz and create the atmosphere of a Soho jazz club using chalks on black paper.
John Mc Nair – Liberty Patterns
Trace and cut sections from Liberty fabric designs to invent your own original pattern, make a collage to frame and take home.
Rachel Howard – Jack in a box
Children! Bring an adult with you and make your own creature to spring out of your decorated box.
Krishno Briody - Draw the Drapery
Observe the way costumes were painted in 19th century theatre posters, feel silks and velvets, then make a chalk pastel drawing of folds and drapery
Nana Opoku - Printing Voysey
Explore the beautiful wallpaper designs of Charles Voysey, especially his animal prints - make your own printing block and create a card
All workshops are free and materials are provided. Each lasts for around 45 minutes. Pick the one you are most interested in or stay for them all!