Bookings are now open for Kidsfest activities!
See what we are doing at Arts in Oxford below! Further details on workshops can be found on our workshops page.
KIDSFEST ACTIVITIES 2015
THE GREAT ART TREASURE HUNT
Saturday 4th – Sunday 19th July
Free! (Gold coin donation)
Come along to Arts in Oxford and explore the gallery and it’s fabulous artworks! You will learn lots about art that you didn’t know whilst doing The Big Art Treasure Hunt! Our friendly gallery staff will be there to help with any tricky clues and everyone who completes The Big Art Treasure Hunt will go in the draw to win some cool art prizes!
CREATIVE HANDMADE BOOKMAKING $40
Wednesday 15th and Thursday 16th July
Make your own journals or notebooks with artist Celia Wilson and bookbinder Tess Warburton. On the first day decorate paper covers for 2 books using paint, eco-printing, stamps or natural dyes. The next day, with the covers you have made, make two books and learn two quick bookbinding techniques.
ART WORKSHOPS WITH ZOE WISEMAN $120
AGE 7-10 YEARS
Monday 6th – Friday 10th July 10am – 12.30pm
AGE 11-14 YEARS
Monday 6th – Friday 10th July 1.30 – 4pm
Workshops over 5 days with experienced tutor Zoe Wiseman. This is a fun, interactive class for children wanting to experiment with a range of art materials and subject matter. Children are encouraged to work in a range of drawing and painting media such as pencil, charcoal, paint and pastels. They are also encouraged to explore their own imagination and creativity, bringing their own ideas to the task.
Thanks to Creative Communities Waimakariri.