Flourish: Light - free family art this half term.

 
 
 
Mini Light Sculptures
Monday 23rd October
2pm-4pm
 

The Flourish workshops begin with making mini light sculptures based on ideas of utopia and wonder.
 
Working with Maxilla artists Rachael Nee and Carolina Rodrigues, families will use their imaginations to create fun models using lights, clay, wire, card and nature. Workshop suitable for 7-13 yr olds and their parent/carers.
 
To book your space click here and complete a booking form
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cyanotype Printing
Tuesday 24th October
2pm-4pm
 
 
One of the earliest forms of photography, experience the magic of making images using photosensitive paper, light and objects you can find in the outside space at Maxilla.
 
This workshop is fun for all the family. To book your space click here and complete a booking form
 
 
 
 
 
 
Pumpkin Painting
Wednesday 25th October 
10am-12pm
 
 
Inspired by the work of Yayoi Kusama (image above), come and have some seasonal fun with artist Ursula Kelly, and paint a pumpkin with you very own design. 
 
Great fun and suitable for all (pumpkins supplied). To book your space click here and complete a booking form
 
 
 
 
 
 
Shadow puppets & Theatre Making
Wednesday 25th October
2pm-4pm
 
 
An action packed afternoon. Families will make their own shadow puppets and mini theatre, as well as put on a show for each other.
 
Suitable for 0-7yrs but all are welcome. To book your space click here and complete a booking form
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Glowing Wonder
Thursday 26th October
2pm-4pm
 
 
A light sculpture workshop with Maxilla artists Rachael and Carolina. Together build a giant structure, based on ideas generated from Tuesday's session, and install it using pulleys, onto the Maxilla rooftop for all to admire.
 
This workshop will be ambitious and physical and heaps of fun. Suitable for 7-13yrs and their parent/carers. To book your space click here and complete a booking form.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lantern Making
Friday 27th October
2pm-4pm
 
 
Working with artist Aimee Parrott, create your own design using wax and paint known as Wax Resist, then transform your creation into a lantern to take home.
 
This workshop is fun for all the family. To book your space click here and complete a booking form
 
 
 
 
 
 
Flourish exhibition & Maxilla Open Studios
Friday 20th October 6pm-9pm
 
 
Come and celebrate the achievements of our local families and wander around the artists studios. 
 
Exhibition & Open Studios continues:
Saturday & Sunday 11am-5pm
 
More info on the event page on our website.
 
 
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The workshops will take place at Maxilla Walk Studios, 4 Maxilla Walk, London, W10 6NQ (the former Children's Centre under the Westway).
 
If you have any questions, you can email us at artatmaxilla@gmail.com
Find our more about Flourish here