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

02 Feb
Sunday Reading Group - Bloomsbury & Politics

Our monthly Reading Group Sundays run from 10.30am-12.30pm, and are held in our beautiful Hay Barn. More

08 FebTalk
Bloomsbury’s Hidden Neighbours

Jane Traies uncovers a lesbian love triangle in rural Sussex. Part of OUTing the Past festival.

20 AprWorkshop
Jewellery making with Laila Smith

Create a beautiful solid silver pendant inspired by the Charleston house and gardens.

21 AprCourse
History of Art: Module 1, 1880-1940

Introductory course. Explore some of the 20th century’s most intriguing artists and movements.


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