Saturday 19 May, 10.30am - 12.30pm or 1.30pm - 3.30pm

Family Festival of Museum sessions to complement the Robert Callender: Plastic Beach
… poetry of the everyday exhibition. This fun, interactive workshop by artist and beachcomber Katie Fowlie of Scottish Beach Finds will encourage participants to create pigments and explore mark-making using ingredients foraged from along the natural coastal landscape. Participants will also make their own brushes from materials such as driftwood and wild grasses, and combine these in a playful manner with their pigments made from organic raw materials. This engaging workshop will prompt reflection and learning about how to use nature creatively - celebrating the richness of coastal landscapes and the immersive quality of living by the sea that characterised Robert Callender’s work. Suitable for families and children 5+. Free, drop in, no need to book.

Tidemarks

Drop In
City art centre visitors looking at painting

City Art Centre

Free Entry | Donations Welcome

The City of Edinburgh’s Art collection is one of the finest in Scotland, and includes works by the most important Scottish artists.

More info
City Art Centre Gallery Tour

Gallery Tours at the City Art Centre

Fri 5 Jan to Sat 28 Apr 2018

Join us on a gallery tour of our exhibitions at the City Art Centre.

Archived event

This is an archive page for a past event

Find out what's happening now and upcoming in our What's on section.

More info