Creative Carving

Selected Sundays, drop-in 11am – 4pm, FREE

childrens carving workshop

Be inspired by artists Barbara Hepworth and Henry Moore and explore sculpting techniques with your family. 

There will be the following range of different materials and processes available to suit little ones of different ages: 

Soft dough modelling (children 3 – 4 years old)
Newplast modelling material (children 4 – 5 years old)
Soap carving (children 6+)


– Children must be accompanied by an adult.
– Please note, you will be asked to collect an activity sheet from the learning studios and go up to the gallery before starting the activity.
–  Last admittance to the activity will be at 3.30pm. This workshop will be closed over lunch from 12.30 – 1pm.

The gallery and our activities for families can be busy during school holidays and weekends. To help us facilitate an enjoyable experience for all of our visitors we ask that groups of 10 or more children let us know when they plan to visit by contacting the Learning Team on or 01924 247398.


  • 13 November 2016
  • 29 January 2017
  • 12 March 2017