Festive Winter Holiday Workshops at Aspex

10 Dec 2016 – 30 Dec 2016

Portsmouth, United Kingdom


Travel Information

  • The Hard Interchange is is five minutes walk through Gunwharf Quays
  • Portsmouth Harbour Station is five minutes walk through Gunwharf Quays

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Aspex presents an extensive programme of festive workshops, led by their trained staff team and local Illustrator Jordan Baines (Ohh So Curious Illustration).

Each workshop has a festive theme, using a range of activities and techniques to celebrate the Holiday Season.


Family Saturdays: Festive Family Fun Day

Saturday 10 December, 11am – 3pm

All ages


Introducing the Family Saturdays: Festive Family Fun Day! Local artist Jordan Baines (Ohh So Curious) will be joined by the entire Aspex staff team – providing a wide range of workshops, from decoration-making to sweetie construction!

This session has been extended until 3pm!



Holiday Art Club: Printing & Presents

Tuesday 20 December, 10am  - 3pm

Ages 11 – 14 years

£18 per child*

There’s nothing more exciting than receiving a homemade present! Within this unique workshop led by local illustrator Jordan Baines (Ohh So Curious), participants will be designing and constructing their own wrapping paper, ribbon and tags!

To top the day off, you will be screenprinting bespoke Christmas cards.


Mini Makers: Festive Special

Wednesday 21 December, 11am – 12pm

Early Years/ Toddlers

£3 per child

Join Aspex’s Gallery Assistant Megan, and construct Christmas-themed masks in preparation for the big day!


Holiday Art Club: Gifts & Goodies

Thursday 22 December, 10am  - 3pm

8 ages 8 -11 years

£18 per child*

Led by Aspex’s team of trained staff team, this workshop will explore three craft related gifts, perfect to give to your family and friends! These activities are inspired by Aspex’s new exhibitions, ‘Craft Emergency 2016’ and ‘Trove’.




Family Saturdays: Friday Special

Friday 30 December, 11am – 1pm

All ages


Due to the Christmas holidays, Aspex will be closed on Saturday 23 & 31 December. Join the team on Friday 30 December to create unique festive masks for New Years Eve, using a wide-range of materials and artistic techniques!


*These prices do not include online booking fees. To avoid the cost, book in-house or over the phone: 023 9277 8080.


Booking is available via Eventbrite, email, or by phone:



Phone: 023 9277 8080


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Portsmouth, United Kingdom


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