Join us for the launch of The Big Draw 2014, and help Pip and Squeak throw a surprise party for Wilfred, one of the Museum's shyest residents.
There are lots of fun, creative activities for all the family to enjoy throughout the day:
â¢ Decorate the galleries with a team of artists led by wonderful illustrator Nick Sharratt.
â¢ Design great art placemats or a limited edition art print with Marion Deuchars.
â¢ Meet the creators of Messy Monster from children's magazine OKIDO.
â¢ Play party games: pin the bone on the skeleton, race origami boats and try electric drawing.
â¢ Enjoy giant print-making with The Culture Cart.
â¢ Take part in a treasure hunt with Studio Hato.
â¢ Make your own diary with The Great Diary Project.
â¢ Draw in thread with Stitches in Time.
â¢ Bring your favourite toy to sit for a double portrait by top cartoonist Marf.
â¢ See performance artist Joshua Knowles lead a pavement art homage to Pip, Squeak and Wilfred and reveal their backstory.
â¢ At 14.00, hear Dr Irving Finkel, founder of The Great Diary Project, read stories talk from some of the diaries.
â¢ At 16.30, join in with Wilfred's birthday tea party!
All art materials will be provided free by Big Draw sponsor Faber-Castell.
Free / All ages / Drop in
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