A range of ideas for all sorts of arts and crafts on these websites
Although you may not be able to visit an art gallery in person, you still can virtually. Take a tour or even a workshop at some of the best Art Galleries in the country.
https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/visiting/virtual-tours - The National Gallery
TATE MODERN - Make along at home at a live online art workshop
Tate Kids is bringing two live art sessions direct to your home. Have fun making art and learn about artists from Tate’s collection.
These activities will be suitable for ages 7+ without adult supervision. Younger kids may need an adult to watch with them. No art experience is required.
During the sessions, you can send us kids’ artworks on social using #TateKids. Kids can also upload their work to the Tate Kids Gallery.
Play with shapes and experiment with colourful collage, then make a collage portrait. The session is hosted by Kirstie Beaven, artist and editor of Sonshine Magazine.
You will need:
This is a free online workshop taking place on Wednesday 8 July 2020 from 14.00–14.45 BST.
Create paper figures of people who you love, with artist and illustrator Joey Yu. Experiment with different drawing techniques and make an installation using your figures.
You will need:
This is free online workshop taking place on Wednesday 15 July 2020 from 14.00–14.45 BST.
While Tate galleries may be closed, Tate Kids is always open. Tate Kids is a place for kids to play free games and quizzes, find art activities, explore homework help and share their art.