YOUNG PEOPLE

Our mission is to inspire the artists, writers and thinkers of the future and support young people’s development of creativity and personal expression.

Young Bohemians

Designed to stimulate and encourage young people aged 8 – 14 to be creative, explore the arts and get involved in debate these workshops are inspired by Charleston, its collections and gallery exhibitions. The bookable workshops are artist lead and offer the opportunity to develop new or build on existing skills in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Workshops usually take place over 1 or 2 days during school holidays.

Please see individual workshops for future courses and course details.

Previous workshops have included:

  • Animation and film making
  • Painting and drawing
  • Print making
  • Found object collaged light boxes
  • Techno junk portraits
  • Sculpture working with a range of materials (Modroc, willow withies and clay)
Making a lamp inspired by the gardens at Charleston as part of Young Bohemians workshops for young people ages 8 - 14.

GALLERY

What's on

12 JulWorkshop
Planting a classic cottage garden

Award-winning designer Juliet Sargeant leads an inspirational day of planting design at Charleston.

01 AugMusic
CROWLINK | Shirley Collins

2021. Legendary folk singer Shirley Collins in a unique collaboration with Brian Catling and Matthew Shaw.

16 AugWorkshop
Planting and gardening on chalk

Join Juliet Sargeant to learn about all the chalk-loving plants at Charleston.

06 SepWorkshop
Painting in the Garden | Autumn

Join artist Julian Le Bas for a day’s intensive painting, and lose yourself in the atmosphere of the walled garden.


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