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

13 JanCourse
Life Writing at Charleston (Inter.)

Intermediate Level course. Develop your writing practice, learn new approaches, and expand your critical knowledge.

23 MarWorkshop
Portrait painting with Charlie Schaffer

An intensive 4-day course in portraiture with BP Portrait Award 2019 winner Charlie Schaffer.

27 AprWorkshop
Block printing with Molly Mahon

Learn the art of block printing with Molly Mahon.

04 MayWorkshop
Painting in the Garden | Spring

A day long workshop in the beautiful springtime garden with artist Julian Le Bas.


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