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"Kelping" Climate Change

Art @ Catalina Island Museum • 23 Oct to 25 Oct

Help us create a kelp forest in our lobby! This year’s International Big Draw event theme is A Climate of Change. Our island's sea life is so unique and it relies heavily on the strength of our kelp...
Creating a Kelp Forest for our Museum Lobby

"On your Marks, get set ....Draw"

Art @ Strong Close Nursery School • 20 Jul

An invitation in the Summer Holidays for families from Strong Close Nursery to make or record their marks made near and around their homes.
Whats happening at home

@dover_bigdraw 'Climate of Change

Art @ @dover_bigdraw • 26 Oct

Dover Big Draw on Instagram, an online event
The Big Draw

<> Inside <> Outside <>

Art @ The Pop-Up Gallery with Garden • 3 Oct, 04 Oct, 10 Oct, 11 Oct, 17 Oct, 18 Oct, 24 Oct, 25 Oct, 31 Oct

What's inside and what's outside? What do you see and what do you feel?
Located on Shere Lane, Shere

100 Frogs!

Art @ online • 31 Mar

Create a tree frog to add to our online gallery.
100 Frogs!

2B - Drawing Changes. TtD Symposium

Art @ Brew Draw Studio • 16 Oct to 18 Oct

TtD 2020 SYMPOSIUM 2B ​Drawing Changes OCTOBER 16-18 2020 online symposium
Drawing Space

2B Workshop - Unlock Your Hidden Drawer!

Art @ Brew Drawing • 27 Feb

For drawers and non-drawers. FAB will endeavour to give you a very fun drawing workshop, reconnecting with your child self and drawing for joy.
Feeliing Drawing

A Climate for Change - young activists

Art @ Meadowbrook Primary School • 16 Oct

Meadowbrook pupils will be learning about climate activism and creating their own placards.
Greta Thunberg
2858 miles away

A forest in the city

Art @ Palau Baltà • 17 Oct

A forest in the city

A Letter in Mind

Art @ Oxo Gallery, London • 5 Nov to 08 Nov

*DEADLINE for entry is 11 September!* The National Brain Appeal’s art fundraiser A Letter in Mind is back, asking artists to get creative on an envelope!
The Big Draw

A Sneak Peek and Etch and Sketch

Art @ Newcastle Cathedral • 29 Oct

Have a quick tour behind the scenes, then have a go at drawing some of our wonderful objects using recycled materials and scribers.

A Southwark Park Tree Adventure

Art @ Southwark Park Galleries, Dilston Gallery • 3 Feb

In this free downloadable activity pack, artist Alexa Lowe takes you on a tree adventure in Southwark Park.

A talk with Eduardo Ciampi and Alessandro Di Adamo

Art @ online • 8 Oct

Eduardo Ciampi and Alessandro Di Adamo will join us for a special live streaming on the book "John Ruskin e la musica".

A Walk in the Woods

Art @ Cromwell Road Health and Well Being Centre • 19 Oct, 23 Oct, 26 Oct to 30 Oct

Drifting around the woods...
Drifting around the woods...

Aan tafel! (Tea Time!)

Art @ MidWest • 31 Oct to 01 Nov

A weekend of free workshops by local artists for participants of all ages. The theme is food/eating/getting together.
The Big Draw
2859 miles away

Action, reaction, drawing

Art @ Claustre de la Trinitat • 17 Oct

Action, reaction, drawing

Adult Flashlight Tour

Art @ Biggs Museum of American Art • 9 Oct

Join the Biggs Museum of American Art for an exclusive after-dark tour of its galleries.
Adult Flashlight Tour

Alphabeterflies artgame

Art @ artgames online • 1 Aug, 1 Feb

Everyone is invited to create their own 'Alphabeterflies' Drawing
alphabeterfly

Anna and Arjis Broom Cupboard

Art @ Online A Line Art • 15 Jun, 22 Jun, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 07 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 05 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 02 Nov, 9 Nov

A 5 minute TV show where Anna Bruder and Arji Manuelpillai from A Line Art share interactive playful art and craft activities, stories, poems and games for the whole family to make and play at home.
The Big Draw

Apple Art Competition

Art @ Create at Home • 1 Oct, 31 Oct

Apple Art: Tag us when you upload your Apple- related picture, for your chance to win a £10 voucher to spend at Made in the Marches Gallery!
The Big Draw

Art Workshop – Colourful Ecosystems

Art @ Nene Park • 24 Oct

join us at Ferry Meadows to create Art-the-Park. Inspired by the work of Artist-in-residence Madhu Manipatruni, Rangoli artworks and the wildlife in Nene Park, budding artists will contribute to a...
Sketchbook painting, Madhu Manipatruni

At One With Natures Wild World

Art @ Bayton CofE Primary School • 20 Oct

At One With Natures Wild World Reception Children of Bayton School
The Big Draw

Autumn Oak Leaves Drawing

Art @ artgames online • 1 Oct

How to make your own Autumn Oak Leaves Drawing

Autumnal Lanterns Workshop

Art @ Globe Arts Studio • 28 Oct

Decoupage Autumnal Lanterns
beautiful lanterns lit up in the studio
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BAHRAIN TO INDIA: Celebrating NATURE through ART across miles

Art @ Online Zoom • 25 Oct, 26 Oct, 28 Oct, 30 Oct, 1 Nov

A series of creative sessions which will explore the artistic connection between India and Bahrain themed around nature, sharing globally.
Pigments from nature for Traditional Folk Art Of INDIA
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BAHRAIN TO INDIA: Celebrating NATURE through ART across the miles PHASE-II

Art @ Online Zoom • 1 Dec, 02 Dec, 4 Dec, 07 Dec, 9 Dec, 12 Dec, 17 Dec, 19 Dec, 21 Dec, 24 Dec, 27 Dec to 30 Dec

An event, designed with a series of creative sessions which will explore the artistic connection between India and Bahrain themed around nature, sharing globally.
Indian Traditional Art by Artist Snehlata

BAM'S BIG DRAW MONTH

Art @ Bury Art Museum and Sculpture Centre • 1 Oct

Drawing prompts everyday leading to Postcard auction in November and Spirit of a Place exhibition in January
Throughout October we will ne posting daily drawing prompts and ideas as a result of this we are hoping everyone to be inspired to create postcard art to be included in a charity postcard auction which will be displayed in the main gallery during November.

Better Together – Big drawing of big ideas led by Aboriginal Artist Saretta Fielding

Art @ Warners Bay Foreshore • 2 Oct

The green BIG DRAW 2020 Amid a year packed with climate change, bushfires, protests, and pandemics, we have a series of creative events that focus on a greener, brighter future.
Saretta Fielding

Big Draw

Art @ Number 6 Studio Gallery • 31 Oct

Come and join us as we create a Big Draw bunting using natural materials such as charcoal, earth paints and berry inks...

Big Draw - Little animals

Art @ Olivia's Coffee House • 28 Oct

Join illustrator Jessica Hartshorn from Jessi Illustrates to paint an endangered animal and attach to your own wooden disc.
The Big Draw

Big Draw 2021 – Take Measure of the Earth

Art @ Rich Mix • 7 Mar

mandalas
Mandalas

Big Draw Festival

Art @ Lansbury Lawrence Primary School • 21 Oct

The whole school drawing together through a virtual sketchbook assembly.
The Big Draw

Big Draw week

Art @ Weetwood Primary School • 19 Oct to 22 Oct

Big draw week
The Big Draw

Big Draw week

Art @ Weetwood Primary School • 19 Oct to 22 Oct

Big draw week
The Big Draw

Big Draw week

Art @ Weetwood Primary School • 19 Oct to 22 Oct

Big draw week
The Big Draw

Big Draw: A Picture of Health

Art @ Arnolfini • 1 Jan

Download online activity packs to accompany current Arnolfini exhibitions, designed by Drawing and Print students from UWE Bristol.
Arnolfini Drawing and Print 3

Big Green Draw @ St George's

Art @ St George's CE Primary School • 2 Oct

Big Green Draw @ St George's
The Big Draw

Big Green Online Draw-A-Long

Art @ Gloucester Cathedral • 27 Oct

Big Green Online Draw-A-Long with illustrator & author Hannah Shaw!
Big Draw Eco Hero Colouring Sheet

Birds, Nests and Feeders Digital Activity Pack

Art @ Southwark Park Galleries, Dilston Gallery • 26 Oct

Make artworks inspired by some of the beautiful bird species that live in Southwark Park and celebrate our amazing natural world.
Bird and Nest

BUEN INICIO FEB 2020

Art @ CREA (Centro Regional de Expresión Artística) • 21 Feb

BUEN INICIO FEB 2020 (GOODSTART FEBRUARY 2020)

BUENINICIO 2020

Art @ CREA (Centro Regional de Expresión Artística) • 18 Jan

BUENINICIO 2020 (GOODSTART 2020)

Butterfly Dreams

Art @ The Museum in the Park • 28 Oct, 30 Oct, 1 Nov, 04 Nov, 8 Nov, 11 Nov, 15 Nov, 18 Nov, 22 Nov

Help make a collection of beautiful butterflies!
Tropical butterfly - photograph by Theo Deproost

CANCELLED Draw a Green Future

Art @ Telegraph Hill Centre • 29 Oct

Make large collaborative drawings to express your feelings about our changing planet, and your visions for a greener future for our area.
The Big Draw

Carol Of The Sea Swallows - VR expedition

Art @ Revelation Ashford • 7 Dec to 13 Dec

360 virtual reality music video Carol Of The Sea Swallows
Carol Of The Sea Swallows

Charcoal Challenge

Art @ Globe Arts Studio • 26 Sep

Our first ever drawing workshop with the fantastic Lindsay Norman!
"Luna", Charcoal Drawing, £550

Charles Darwin's Passion for the Natural World

Art @ Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery • 14 Feb to 16 Feb

We’re taking part in the Campaign for Drawing’s Big Draw festival this year and giving it a Darwin theme. Drop-in between 11-3 to create bug, butterfly and fossil inspired artwork to celebrate...
The Big Draw

Children's Flashlight Tour

Art @ Biggs Museum of American Art • 10 Oct

Grab your PJs and explore the Biggs Museum at night.
Children's Flashlight Tour

Collage with Colour Club (via Zoom)

Art @ The Pound • 13 Feb

Let’s start this year with some creativity and positivity! Get your magazines out, get the scissors out and get the tunes on!
Collage by Eloisa Henderson-Figueroa

Color Pencil Workshop

Art @ Biggs Museum of American Art • 29 Oct

Open to all skill levels. Participate in-person or virtually to develop your skills with color pencils.

Come and Make Halloween Decorations from recycled materials with us here in Tooting Market

Art @ Tooting Market • 26 Oct

Come and celebrate the Big Draw Festival with Meet & Make Spaces in Tooting Market, funded and supported by The National Archives.

Coventry University Big Draw River Trail

Art @ Coventry University Online • 26 Oct to 30 Oct

Coventry University Big Draw Event – River Trail (throughout half term, 26 – 30 October) Discover history, nature and wildlife on the trail of Coventry’s River Sherbourne. Designed by staff from...
The Big Draw

Coventry University Big Draw Workshop - Aquatic Assembly

Art @ Coventry University Online • 29 Oct

Aquatic Assembly – Drawing with Scissors! Come and join the Art and Design staff to create a series of aquatic creatures from prehistoric underwater predators to endangered Sticklebacks and water...
Retro Fish

Coventry University Big Draw Workshop - Clear Stream Sounds

Art @ Coventry University Online • 28 Oct

Clear Stream Sounds Come and work with our Graphic Design team, inspired by River bank sounds create Word-scapes that capture everything the River Sherbourne was and could be! In this project, we...
The Big Draw

Coventry University Big Draw Workshop - Under the City River Beasties:

Art @ Coventry University Online • 27 Oct

Under the City River Beasties: Create your own imagined versions of creatures that could live under the city of Coventry in the underground Sherbourne River. In this workshop we’ll show you some...
The Big Draw
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Creative Space

Art @ Creative Space • 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 05 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct

A 6 - week online course for people who want to make more space for creativity in their lives.
under a mile away

Daily Draw Challenge!

Art @ Online • 1 Oct to 31 Oct

Jolin the Arts Narrogin Creative Community & receive daily drawing prompts throughout the month of October!
The Big Draw

Design a Bunting Flag

Art @ Join in at Home! • 1 Oct, 1 Nov

Design a bunting flag inspired by a mighty oak tree and join in with Inspire: Culture, Learning and Libraries 2020 Big Draw!

Drawn to Life

Art @ The British School New Delhi • 30 Jan to 31 Jan

The Big Draw Festival comes to New Delhi!
A tree with a heart - Students beginning their tree mural

Drop in and Draw! Family Art Activities

Art @ Gnarojin Community Garden • 10 Oct

Come and draw the exciting things you can discover in the garden!
The Big Draw

Dunmow Big Draw Art Trail

Art @ Great Dunmow • 10 Oct, 31 Oct

Our 10th Dunmow Big Draw. This year saw stunning new sculptures created for the town by professional artists and a fun family art trail featuring artworks by local children, adults & residents from...
One of The Leaf People at St. Mary's Riverbank Walk by artist Nabil Ali

Elements

Art @ Online @a.labourne • 20 Jan to 28 Feb

Join me on Instagram and Facebook @a.labourne for a series of creative activities exploring nature, environment and the elements of drawing!

Everyone's an artist

Art @ SS Peter and Paul RC Primary School • 9 Nov

The whole school community will be creating artwork stimulated by a variety of themes which will be exhibited in a virtual gallery.
The Big Draw

EXPERIMENTAL DRAWING WORKSHOP

Art @ The Old Church Centre • 17 Oct

Experimental workshop with artist Katy English
The Big Draw

Exploring Climate of Change through Digital Art

Art @ Caterham School • 5 Oct

A series of digital drawing workshops within and beyond the school curriculum highlighting the immense creativity using drawing apps on Ipad
The Big Draw

Family Drawing Workshop

Art @ Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG) • 28 Oct

Join us for a fun drawing session for all the family

Family Outdoor Art Challenge

Art @ Beaver Road Primary School • 14 Nov to 22 Nov

Family Outdoor Art Challenge
The Big Draw

Family SketchCrawl

Art @ National Waterways Museum Gloucester • 27 Oct to 31 Oct

Spending time by water, enjoying nature and taking part in creative activities can make us feel happier and healthier, so let's go outdoors on a SketchCrawl at The National Waterways Museum...
Family at The National Waterways Museum Gloucester

Family SketchCrawl

Art @ National Waterways Museum Ellesmere Port • 24 Oct, 28 Oct, 31 Oct to 01 Nov

Family SketchCrawl

Family SketchCrawl

Art @ Anderton Boat Lift • 24 Oct, 26 Oct, 30 Oct to 01 Nov

Family SketchCrawl
Anderton Boat Lift

Farnham Big Draw 2020 : A Climate of Change

Art @ instagram bigdrawfarnham2020 • 1 Oct

Due to covid restrictions Farnham Art & Design Education Group [ FADEG ] goes online with artist Helen Locke to explore animal extinction.
Graphite Jungle

Festival of Crafts : Big Draw

Art @ Farnham Maltings • 17 Oct to 18 Oct

Watch Helen Locke demonstrate ways to explore our theme of 'Climate for Change' and find out how to join online.
Chalk on black paper

Free, Online Mini-Course: The 6 Stages of a Realistic Drawing

Art @ The Drawing Source • 5 Sep, 18 Sep, 1 Oct to 15 Oct

Want to learn how to create stunning, realistic drawings? Get started with this free, online Mini-Course!
Learn realistic drawing at The Drawing Source!

Garden Wildlife Sketchers Win A Big Draw T-Shirt Competition

Art @ Garden Wildlife Sketchers FB Group • 14 Oct

An online group designed to encourage people of all ages and abilities to connect with the wildlife on their doorstep through drawing.
Hedgehog Sketch

Gesture Drawing

Art @ Biggs Museum of American Art • 15 Oct

Learn how to rapidly capture figures in movement.
Gesture Drawing Workshop

Green Sketching

Art @ Gilbert's Slade, Epping Forest • 31 Oct, 01 Nov, 13 Dec, 10 Jan, 24 Jan, 07 Feb, 21 Feb, 07 Mar, 21 Mar

All-weather sketching to forge a greater connection/appreciation of nature and help improve sense of wellbeing. No experience necessary.
Don't over-think, try working intuitively.

Habs Climate of Change Art Installation

Art @ Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School • 29 Oct

A large-scale Art installation created from recycled paper origami cranes. Each with a written personal pledge for the environment.
Habs Climate of Change Art Installation

Heads, Shoulders, Knees and Toes...

Art @ Online Event • 25 May, 1 Jul

Join in with our new online drawing event!

Hopefield's First Ever Big Draw Day

Art @ Hopefield Animal Sanctuary • 25 May

Hopefield is proud to announce our first ever participation in The Big Draw!
The Big Draw

How Can I Help?

Art @ Greenfield Arts • 27 Oct

The Big Draw - Join us, be creative and be part of a campaign for a climate of change. Artist Paul Murray will be leading the sessions where young people will have the chance to create a zine and be...
The Big Draw
2859 miles away

How is my planet?

Art @ Pati de l'Escorxador • 17 Oct

How is my planet?
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ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia - 10 ottobre

Art @ Libreria Ponteponente • 10 Oct

AlinaLab con ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia invita a riflettere su temi importanti come l’impatto della società sull’ambiente, con una serie di suggerimenti per la trasformazione dei propri stili...
The Big Draw

ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia - 10 ottobre

Art @ Libreria Infinite Parentesi • 10 Oct

AlinaLab con ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia invita a riflettere su temi importanti come l’impatto della società sull’ambiente, con una serie di suggerimenti per la trasformazione dei propri stili...
The Big Draw

ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia - 12 ottobre

Art @ Libreria Piantaparole • 12 Oct

AlinaLab con ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia invita a riflettere su temi importanti come l’impatto della società sull’ambiente, con una serie di suggerimenti per la trasformazione dei propri stili...
The Big Draw
2998 miles away

ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia - 17 ottobre

Art @ Tomo libreria caffè • 17 Oct

AlinaLab con ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia invita a riflettere su temi importanti come l’impatto della società sull’ambiente, con una serie di suggerimenti per la trasformazione dei propri stili...
The Big Draw

ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia - 19 settembre

Art @ Libreria Storie in Mongolfiera • 19 Sep

AlinaLab con ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia invita a riflettere su temi importanti come l’impatto della società sull’ambiente, con una serie di suggerimenti per la trasformazione dei propri stili...
The Big Draw
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ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia - 22 settembre

Art @ Liberia Booklet Le Torri • 22 Sep

AlinaLab con ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia invita a riflettere su temi importanti come l’impatto della società sull’ambiente, con una serie di suggerimenti per la trasformazione dei propri stili...
The Big Draw
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ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia - 24 ottobre

Art @ Tana Liberi Tutti • 24 Oct

AlinaLab con ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia invita a riflettere su temi importanti come l’impatto della società sull’ambiente, con una serie di suggerimenti per la trasformazione dei propri stili...
The Big Draw
2998 miles away

ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia - 25 ottobre

Art @ ALINALAB Atelier Casa Studio • 25 Oct

AlinaLab con ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia invita a riflettere su temi importanti come l’impatto della società sull’ambiente, con una serie di suggerimenti per la trasformazione dei propri stili...
The Big Draw
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ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia - 26 settembre

Art @ Libreria Eco di Fata • 26 Sep

AlinaLab con ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia invita a riflettere su temi importanti come l’impatto della società sull’ambiente, con una serie di suggerimenti per la trasformazione dei propri stili...
The Big Draw
2998 miles away

ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia - 3 ottobre

Art @ Tipi Pigneto • 3 Oct

AlinaLab con ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia invita a riflettere su temi importanti come l’impatto della società sull’ambiente, con una serie di suggerimenti per la trasformazione dei propri stili...
The Big Draw
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ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia - 3 ottobre

Art @ Explora Il Museo dei Bambini • 3 Oct

AlinaLab con ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia invita a riflettere su temi importanti come l’impatto della società sull’ambiente, con una serie di suggerimenti per la trasformazione dei propri stili...
The Big Draw
2998 miles away

ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia - 7 ottobre

Art @ L'Altracittà - Libreria • 7 Oct

AlinaLab con ICO|ECO Immaginario dell’ecologia invita a riflettere su temi importanti come l’impatto della società sull’ambiente, con una serie di suggerimenti per la trasformazione dei propri stili...
The Big Draw

If Trees Could Talk........

Art @ Bayton CofE Primary School • 12 Oct

If Trees Could Talk..... Years 1 and 2 Bayton Primary School (Worcestershire)
The Big Draw

Illustrator of Insect Life: Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717)

Art @ Sir Duncan Rice Library • 24 Jul

Visit our UoA Collections INSECT Activity Page and find out about this fascinating illustrator of insect life.
Merian, Miraculous Transformation of Caterpillars [KCx59578 Mer]

INSIGHTS - Hannah Maybank: Pigments in watercolour (1 of 3)

Art @ The New Art Gallery Walsall • 20 Oct

Artist Hannah Maybank describes how she makes and uses her handmade watercolours.
INSIGHTS - Hannah Maybank 1/3

INSIGHTS - Hannah Maybank: Pigments in watercolour (2 of 3)

Art @ The New Art Gallery Walsall • 21 Oct

Artist Hannah Maybank describes how she makes and uses her handmade watercolours.
INSIGHTS - Hannah Maybank 2/3

INSIGHTS - Hannah Maybank: Pigments in watercolour (3 of 3)

Art @ The New Art Gallery Walsall • 22 Oct

Artist Hannah Maybank describes how she makes and uses her handmade watercolours.
INSIGHTS - Hannah Maybank 3/3

INSIGHTS - Oliver Jones: On Pastel

Art @ The New Art Gallery Walsall • 7 Dec

Working from his home studio, artist Oliver Jones shares how he creates his large-scale photorealistic pastel drawings.
The Big Draw

INSIGHTS - Sarah Taylor Silverwood: Making Hand Books

Art @ The New Art Gallery Walsall • 23 Oct

Artist Sarah Taylor Silverwood demonstrates the process of creating a folded book, using black ink on watercolour paper.
INSIGHTS - Sarah Taylor Silverwood

Kids Drawing & Monoprinting!

Art @ Gnarojin Community Garden • 7 Oct

Come and draw the exciting things you can discover in the garden!
The Big Draw

Let's Build a Forest

Art @ FOUND shop & studio • 3 Oct

A leafy canopy in the shop: make a leaf and be part of our exhibition!
Let's Build a Forest

Let's Draw!

Art @ Bendigo Art Gallery • 18 Oct

Let’s Draw! Online event. A range of drawing activities for all ages and abilities.
The Big Draw

Live drawing with Mrs Whiting

Art @ Robin Hood Primary School • 9 Oct

Kerry Whiting our arts lead will be ‘zooming‘ in to our classrooms and parents homes to guide us in a morning drawing activity.
The Big Draw

Live Streamed Life Drawing

Art @ Aunty Social - Charabanc • 28 Oct

Get settled in for an evening of life drawing with performance artist Harry Clayton-Wright.
The Big Draw

Lucy the Dragon is turning even more green

Art @ Lincoln Castle • 19 Feb, 28 Feb to 28 Oct

Lucy the Dragon is turning even more green - she is very excited and needs your help! Calling all you budding artists, designers and inventors for our Big Green Draw Exhibition at Lincoln...
Lucy the Dragon and the Big Draw

MAC Big Draw

Art @ Museum of Art and Culture • 3 Oct to 04 Oct

Be part of your creative community, draw, explore, get out and about, and get creative with FREE drawing workshops.
MAC
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Make Your Own Ink - Live Online Demonstration

Art @ Make Your Own Ink • 10 Oct, 17 Oct

Make Your Own Ink
The Big Draw

Make your own Terrarium

Art @ Globe Arts Studio • 21 Oct

Make your own Terrarium with Byron!
not our own image
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Melting at the North Pole

Art @ Plaça de Santa Maria • 17 Oct

Melting at the North Pole
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Mindful Drawing Course

Art @ Online Zoom • 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 06 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct

6 X 45 minute online mindful drawing sessions - perfect for people who are looking for a creative wellbeing practice they can develop in the comfort of their own home.
under a mile away

Monoprinting Masterclass

Art @ Monoprinting Masterclass • 8 Oct, 15 Oct, 22 Oct, 29 Oct

90 minute online mono printing masterclass with Marigold the Maker

Mudlarking

Art @ Lamplighters Pub / garden area • 23 Oct

Mudlarking is a free drawing and mark making session for adults using mud from the nearby river Avon
Mud mark making

Nature Close Up

Art @ Pimp Hall Nature Reserve • 29 Oct to 31 Oct

Join us to celebrate nature and the importance it has in our lives through a discovery trail and arts and crafts.
The frailty of trees

Nature's Gallery & PHASE III (Art across the miles)

Art @ Online #Artacrossthemiles • 25 Jan, 31 Jan, 01 Mar, 4 Mar, 07 Mar, 10 Mar to 14 Mar

An online Art exhibition of the Natures portraits and 10 days of demonstrations, workshop and talks
The Big Draw

NEATEN Arboretum BIG GREEN DRAW

Art @ Durham Sixth Form Centre • 24 Oct

The NEATEN Big Draw tree Arboretum will be a mainly online event but with some location based work- if Covid 19 allows.
sock tree
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Northumberland Seabirds Online Workshop with Katie Chappell

Art @ Online: Northumberland Seabirds Workshop • 24 Oct

The whole family can join in with illustrator Katie Chappell in this online workshop with lots of fun exercises and step-by-step drawing activities for the whole family!
The Big Draw

On the Road to Change

Art @ Workers Gallery Studio • 1 Oct

Draw a miniature sculpture of your current, fantasy or future home and it will be added to the 'Road to Change'
On the Road to Change A blank canvas

Online Eco Hero Colouring & Craft Sheets

Art @ Gloucester Cathedral • 23 Oct to 31 Oct

Free Eco-Hero cartoon drawing and colouring in sheets by Hannah Shaw
Big Draw Eco Hero Colouring Sheet

Online: Art Club

Art @ The Pound • 12 Oct, 19 Oct

Let’s get together virtually and make some art!
Art Club - Tiny Book of Animals

Our Biennale Big Draw

Art @ Maker World • 24 Oct to 25 Oct

Come and be part of a huge collaborative map which imagines a new future for Huddersfield.
Mapping the future

Our Dear Earth

Art @ The Pound • 8 Oct to 31 Oct

Have your artwork displayed for all to admire in our virtual gallery, Our Dear Earth as part of The Big Draw. All ages welcome!
Divergence by Rae Melody

Pebble Art Workshop

Art @ Globe Arts Studio • 24 Oct

Paint a Pebble
Paint a Pebble
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Planet Earth

Art @ Plaça de la Vila • 17 Oct

Planet Earth

Playing Conkers artgame

Art @ artgames online • 7 Oct

Anyone for conkers? Everyone's invited to create their own 'Playing Conkers' Drawing

Portrait Drawing: Covid 19 Memorial Project, Philadelphia, PA USA

Art @ Online-Philadelphia Home Base • 1 Aug, 11 Aug, 14 Aug, 17 Aug to 23 Aug

Stretch your portrait drawing skills, help heal a community, and be part of public art project/memorial. Begins: August 1, 2020, ongoing.
Sample portrait

Postcard to the Museum

Art @ Cynon Valley Museum at Home • 3 Oct, 28 Nov

Enter our Postcard to the Museum competition. Draw the world around you on a postcard, send it to our Museum or take a photo and email us.
How do I draw what I see?

Postcards for the Future

Art @ South Northamptonshire • 4 Nov to 15 Nov

Draw or paint an image on the theme of Climate of Change and share your vision of how a greener future might look.
Adults & children can join in

Postcards from the Museum

Art @ Cynon Valley Museum • 31 Oct

POSTPONED Due to Wales lock down. New Date to be confirmed ASAP.
Fill our museum windows

POSTPONED - Family Drawing & Reading Event: Darwin's Rival

Art @ The Linnean Society of London • 8 Apr

A nature-based family drawing & reading event in a historic venue
Darwin's Rival: Alfred Russel Wallace and the Search for Evolution

Pumpkin Lantern artgame

Art @ artgames online • 28 Oct, 1 Feb

Everyone's invited to make their own Pumpkin Lantern drawing

Raindrop Ripples artgame

Art @ artgames online • 1 Aug, 1 Feb

Everyone's invited to create their own Raindrop Ripples drawing

Ruskin Land 'Big Green Draw'

Art @ St Georges Farm • 21 Oct, 28 Oct to 30 Oct

Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Wyre Forest at Ruskin Land,find inspiration from the natural world around you to create a piece of art

Save the Rainforest's Spirit!

Art @ Bayton CofE Primary School • 8 Oct

Save the Rainforest's Spirit Bayton Primary School - Years 3 and 4
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Stones and canes

Art @ Pati de l'Escorxador • 17 Oct

Stones and canes
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Suffolk Archives Drawing Competition

Art @ Online • 27 Oct

Suffolk Archives are taking part in Nessfest 2020 with a drawing competition
Richenda Cunningham. Sparrows Nest, Whaplode Rd, with Lowestoft Lighthouse, 1842
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Suffolk Archives Half-Term Drawing Competition

Art @ Online • 25 Oct to 29 Oct

Suffolk Archives is running an art competition for young people in Suffolk to enter during October half-term
Copyright Valerie Irwin

Summer Lightning artgame

Art @ artgames online • 1 Sep, 1 Feb

Everyone is invited to create their own Summer Lightning drawing

Summer Sunflowers artgame

Art @ artgames online • 1 Sep

Everyone's invited to create their own Summer Sunflowers drawing

Sunlit Leaves artgame

Art @ artgames online • 1 Aug, 1 Feb

How to make a Sunlit Leaves drawing
Sunlit Leaves artgame

Swooping Swifts artgame

Art @ artgames online • 3 Jul, 3 Feb

A drawing idea inspired by the flight of swifts
Swooping Swifts

Talking Contemporary Drawing

Art @ Bendigo Art Gallery • 18 Oct

Talking Contemporary Drawing
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Tapton - Our World

Art @ Tapton School • 19 Oct to 22 Oct

Large scale drawing project installation students from year 7 to 13.
Students protesting a climate of change

Teens: Collage for Change

Art @ The Pound • 28 Oct

There is no planet B! Using a gorgeous selection of images and textured papers we will create collages on the theme for this year's Big Draw, A Climate for Change.
Collage for Change
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The Big Bad Draw

Art @ Online • 1 Oct

The Big Bad Draw is an online event in October. Giving everyone a chance to discuss, exchange & recycle their bad drawings with each other
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The Big Bad Draw

Art @ Online • 1 Oct

An online opportunity for participants to discuss and share ideas around 'bad' drawings and work on each others drawings.
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The Big Draw - Drawn from life

Art @ Millennium Forum • 22 Feb to 23 Feb

Two days of free drawing from our posed, clothed models - with contemporary wear on day 1 and period costume on day 2.
Big Draw models posing

The Big Draw 2020 - Contour Drawing

Art @ Online via Zoom • 29 Oct

We are holding a free Contour drawing workshop - with local artist Lucie Maycock.
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The Big Draw 2020 - Flower Power

Art @ Rich Mix • 1 Nov

With Art Hoppers, Herbal Blessings and Tati, we bring you a creative celebration of all things blossom and bloom. What better way to welcome you back to Rich Mix than with a Big Draw workshop...
Plant a seed and draw a decorative cover for your pot

The Big Draw 2020: A Climate of Change Exhibition

Art @ Beeston Library, Notts • 17 Oct, 17 Dec

The Miner2Major Festival Bunting and The Big Draw Exhibition.

The Big Draw 2020: A Climate of Change Exhibition

Art @ Worksop Library • 14 Jan, 28 Feb

The Miner2Major Festival Bunting and The Big Draw Exhibition.

The Big Draw 2020: A Climate of Change Exhibition

Art @ Mansfield Central Library • 3 Mar

The Miner2Major Festival Bunting and The Big Draw Exhibition.

The Big Draw at Alnwick Library!

Art @ Alnwick Library • 11 Jan

Join Northumbrian graphic artist Daniel J. Weatheritt for a fabulous, fictitious folding map illustration workshop.

The Big Draw at The National Archives

Art @ The National Archives online • 7 Oct, 14 Oct, 21 Oct, 28 Oct

Take part in our weekly activities which combine the creativity of The Big Draw and unique documents from The National Archives' collection.
The Big Draw
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The Big Draw Bahrain - Drawing the legacy of the Date Palm Tree

Art @ Online Instagram @S_Collectionsbh • 15 Oct, 22 Oct, 29 Oct, 5 Nov, 12 Nov, 19 Nov, 26 Nov, 3 Dec, 07 Dec, 10 Dec to 16 Dec

Drawing the legacy of Bahrain's one million Date Palm Trees and it's benefits on the environment and humans.
our young participants

The Big Draw Day

Art @ Christ Church C of E Primary School • 19 Oct

This is a private event.
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The Big Draw KIDS: Line!

Art @ Biggs Museum of American Art • 10 Oct

Every Saturday during the month of October KIDS can join the Biggs’ education team, exploring different elements of design throughout the museum! After a hands-on, kid-friendly tour, aspiring artists...
Biggs Kids Line Drawing Workshop

The Big Draw KIDS: Shape!

Art @ Biggs Museum of American Art • 24 Oct

Every Saturday during the month of October KIDS can join the Biggs’ education team, exploring different elements of design throughout the museum! After a hands-on, kid-friendly tour, aspiring artists...

The Big Draw KIDS: Texture!

Art @ Biggs Museum of American Art • 17 Oct

Every Saturday during the month of October KIDS can join the Biggs’ education team, exploring different elements of design throughout the museum! After a hands-on, kid-friendly tour, aspiring artists...

The Big Draw KIDS: Value!

Art @ Biggs Museum of American Art • 31 Oct

Every Saturday during the month of October KIDS can join the Biggs’ education team, exploring different elements of design throughout the museum! After a hands-on, kid-friendly tour, aspiring artists...

The Big Draw Whangarei

Art @ Geoff Wilson Gallery • 10 Oct, 14 Oct, 16 Oct, 21 Oct to 23 Oct

The Big Draw Whangarei A free and interactive drawing event for all people.
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The Big Draw X Koestler Arts with Lee

Art @ Online via Zoom • 8 Oct

Koestler Arts are part of the Big Draw! Join us for the first of 2 artist-led events with Koestler alumni.

The Big Draw X Koestler Arts with Sarah

Art @ Online via Zoom • 29 Oct

Koestler Arts are part of the Big Draw! Join us for the second of 2 artist-led events with Koestler alumni.

The Big Draw: A Community Art Project

Art @ Great Linford Manor Park • 27 Oct

Join in and make a big piece of art together with your community!
Great Linford Manor Park event

The Big Draw: Exquisite Corpse

Art @ Snite Museum of Art • 13 Oct

The Exquisite Corpse is a collaborative drawing game developed by Surrealist artists in 1925. They used the game to free their minds of distractions and push their creativity to its fullest...
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The Big Draw: Exquisite Corpse Halloween Edition

Art @ Snite Museum of Art • 31 Oct

The Exquisite Corpse is a collaborative drawing game that was developed by Surrealist artists in 1925. It was a way for them to free their minds of distractions and push their creativity to its...
The Big Draw
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The Big Draw: Family Saturday

Art @ Hauser & Wirth Somerset • 3 Oct

Hauser & Wirth Somerset invites families into the gallery for Family Saturdays on the first Saturday of every month. These free sessions offer families a unique experience of art, design and nature.
Family Saturday, Hauser & Wirth Somerset, 2018
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The Big Draw: Schools Event

Art @ Hauser & Wirth Somerset • 6 Oct, 09 Oct, 13 Oct, 16 Oct, 19 Oct, 23 Oct, 27 Oct to 29 Oct

Join Hauser & Wirth Somerset for an event open to over 100 school children to celebrate The Big Draw.
The Big Draw: Schools Event, Hauser & Wirth Somerset, 2019.

The Big Draw: Snite Sketchbook Session

Art @ Snite Museum of Art • 8 Oct

Join us for an evening of sketching, community, and inspiration. All ages and experience levels are welcome.
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The Big Draw: Snite Sketchbook Session

Art @ Snite Museum of Art • 22 Oct

Join us for an evening of sketching, community, and inspiration. All ages and experience levels are welcome.
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The Big Draw: Snite Sketches

Art @ Snite Museum of Art • 3 Oct

Sketch the Snite Museum!
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The Big Draw: Snite Sketches

Art @ Snite Museum of Art • 10 Oct

Sketch the Snite Museum!
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The Big Draw: Snite Sketches

Art @ Snite Museum of Art • 17 Oct

Sketch the Snite Museum!
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The Big Draw: Snite Sketches

Art @ Snite Museum of Art • 24 Oct

Sketch the Snite Museum!
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The Big Green Draw - Paintbrushes from Nature

Art @ Somerset Rural Life Museum • 3 Oct

Collect and use natural textures to make your own paintbrushes, this activity encourages exploration of nature and natural mark making.

The Big Green Draw: Village Saints Arboretum

Art @ Village Saints Partnership • 3 Nov

The Big Green Draw: Village Saints Arboretum A chance for us to celebrate and highlight the importance of our beautiful trees
The Big Draw
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THE BIG GREEN DRAWING CHALLENGE

Art @ The Big Green Drawing Challenge • 1 Oct to 31 Oct

A month of drawing with a "Climate of Change" theme!

The Big Green Sketching Thank You

Art @ Boggy Doodles Online • 3 Oct, 31 Oct, 1 Oct to 02 Oct

Sketch and share your love for the nature in your life!
The Big Green Sketching Thank You
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The Great Harvest- Books, Poetry and apples

Art @ St Marys Calne • 12 Oct

We welcome you to join us in making a bricolage, poetry and image book about a place special to you.

The New Art Gallery Walsall's Online Children's Workshops - Community Collage

Art @ The New Art Gallery Walsall • 14 Oct

Create a colourful collage to celebrate your community.
Community Collage

The New Art Gallery Walsall's Online Children's Workshops - Portraits in Profile

Art @ The New Art Gallery Walsall • 18 Oct

Create a picture perfect portrait in profile.
Online Workshop - Portraits in Profile

The New Art Gallery Walsall's Online Children's Workshops - Scrap Sculpture

Art @ The New Art Gallery Walsall • 17 Oct

Create a sculpture from recyclable materials.
Online Workshop - Scrap Sculpture

The New Art Gallery Walsall's Online Children's Workshops - Sky Castles

Art @ The New Art Gallery Walsall • 15 Oct

Create a shimmering and twinkling mobile using tin foil and other recycled objects.
Online Workshop - Sky Castles

The New Art Gallery Walsall's Online Children's Workshops - Tree-mendous Playhouse

Art @ The New Art Gallery Walsall • 24 Oct

Build a cardboard tree-house from recycling and arty bits and bobs you have to hand at home.
Online Workshop - Tree-mendous Playhouse

The New Art Gallery Walsall's Online Children's Workshops - Whimsical Woodland Creatures

Art @ The New Art Gallery Walsall • 16 Oct

Make some Autumn animals from the things that you can find outdoors at this time of year, like; leaves, petals, seed heads, acorns and twigs.
Online Workshop - Whimsical Woodland Creatures

The Railway in Autumn

Art @ North Staffs Community Rail • 13 Oct, 24 Oct, 26 Oct to 30 Oct

An online competition for children aged 4 - 11 years on the theme of the railway in autumn.
poster

The Still Point Sketching Challenge

Art @ #stillpointsketchingchallenge • 1 Aug to 31 Aug

A FREE online drawing challenge - 31 days of mindful drawing with Marigold the Maker! LET'S DRAW EVERY DAY IN AUGUST 2020!

The Tree of Life

Art @ Tanglin Trust Infant School • 9 Nov

The Tree of Life - seeded paper leaves created by 3-7 year olds. Collaboration with Artist to make a Tree of Life Sculpture.
Tree of Life

The Walt Disney Family Museum Presents: The Big Green Draw 2020: A Climate for Change

Art @ The Walt Disney Family Museum • 3 Oct

Join us as we celebrate The Big Green Draw, the world's largest drawing festival -- virtually!

Thinking by Inventing Digital Activity Pack

Art @ Southwark Park Galleries, Dilston Gallery • 7 Oct

Be inspired by real animals and their habitats and imagine hybrid creatures with different qualities who live in water!

Treasure Mapping

Art @ Lamplighters Pub / garden area • 24 Oct, 31 Oct

Treasure Mapping is a family friendly outdoor drawing session, encouraging fun and use of imagination to make an old looking map
Log Cabins

Tree Meds - Draw Together

Art @ Brew Draw Studio • 20 Jul, 24 Jul

35 minute FREE drawing workshop. Relaxing, meditative, drawing trees.
Mum's Apple Tree

UoA Collections Big Draw Activity Page

Art @ Sir Duncan Rice Library • 1 Oct

Online drawing activities inspired by the University of Aberdeen Collections.
Drawing from the Collections with the University of Aberdeen Collections

VIRTUAL ‘IMAGINE’ INSPIRED DRAWING WORKSHOP

Art @ Gippsland Art Gallery - Port of Sale • 28 Oct

This year we will be hosting virtual drawing workshops to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Alison Lester's book Magic Beach.

VIRTUAL ‘MAGIC BEACH’ INSPIRED DRAWING WORKSHOP

Art @ Gippsland Art Gallery - Port of Sale • 26 Oct

This year we will be hosting virtual drawing workshops to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Alison Lester's book Magic Beach.

Virtual Big draw 2020

Art @ John Jamieson school • 6 Nov

whole SILC event to come together and celebrate art
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Virtual drawing party

Art @ Reay Primary School • 24 Nov

Virtual drawing party across the school run by Year 6 pupils.
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Virtual Illustration Workshop

Art @ Biggs Museum of American Art • 13 Nov

Back by popular demand and streamed to your home!

Walking with Birds: Online Exhibition

Art @ Sir Duncan Rice Library • 24 Jul

The tale of two men drawing from nature. Part of the UoA Collections series of online exhibitions.
Audubon, Birds of America, Plate CLIX Cardinal Grosbeak [Lib R f5982(7)Aud b]

Week Four: Green spaces

Art @ The National Archives online • 28 Oct

Week Four: Green spaces - Green outside space is more important to us now than ever. Explore original archive documents of famous parks!
WORK 25/110 - Drawing of a rock garden on the South Bank

Week One: Seasons

Art @ The National Archives online • 7 Oct

Week One: Seasons - explore seasonal documents from The National Archives to inspire your own seasonal creations!
COPY 1/114 Advert for Spring bulbs, 18954

Week Three: Recycling

Art @ The National Archives online • 21 Oct

Week Three: Recycling - Documents and creative activities from The National Archives tell us all about 'Make Do and Mend'!
INF 3/219 Salvage Up Housewives

Week Two: Bugs and insects

Art @ The National Archives online • 14 Oct

Week Two: Bugs and insects - For this week's activity, explore not only documents but your nearest outside space too!
COPY 1/111 Butterfly, 1894
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Weekly drawing challenges

Art @ Online • 1 Oct, 8 Oct, 15 Oct, 22 Oct

Weekly drawing challenges set online - express your climate emotions, imagine green futures, explore energy and ecology
Painting by Milly Bampini, and young visitor to our exhibition
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What can drawing do for the climate?

Art @ Online • 27 Oct

How can drawing be a tool for connecting with nature, coping with changes to our environment, and exploring solutions for the future?
CMUK at Royal Academy Eco Visionaries family studio
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Whole School Drawing

Art @ The Hampshire School Chelsea • 1 Jan

Whole School Drawing Friday Oct 9th 2020
The Sunrise of Change

Wild Drawing Walks: Dering Woods

Art @ Dering Woods • 17 Oct, 25 Oct to 28 Oct

Walk and draw, exploring Dering Woods through experimental mark-making & mindful drawing techniques, creating your own artist sketchbook record of the landscape.

Wild Drawing Walks: Hemsted Forest

Art @ Hemsted Forest • 3 Oct, 11 Oct to 27 Oct

Walk and draw, exploring Hemsted Forest through experimental mark-making & mindful drawing techniques, creating your own artist sketchbook record of the landscape.
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Wild Drawing Walks: Pett Level

Art @ Pett Level Beach • 18 Oct, 29 Oct to 01 Nov

Walk and draw, exploring Pett Level beach through experimental mark-making & mindful drawing techniques, creating your own artist sketchbook record of the landscape.
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Wonders in the Water

Art @ Bayton CofE Primary School • 21 Oct

Wonders in the Water - Year 5/6 Bayton Primary School (Worcestershire)
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Worst Pages

Art @ ONLINE FACEBOOK • 1 Oct

Talking about worst drawings, environment and climate change with established Italian artist, Orio Gèleng.
FREE ONLINE EVENT

Worst Pages

Art @ ONLINE FACEBOOK • 22 Oct

Talking about worst drawings in a career, and worst pages of environment and planet's changes through the art of Gabriele Luciani, an established young Italian artist.
FREE ONLINE EVENT

Worst pages

Art @ ONLINE FACEBOOK • 15 Oct

Talking about worst drawings in a career, and worst pages of environment and planet's changes through the art of Sara Spizzichino, visual artist and Co-Founder of the award winning project 24H...
FREE ONLINE EVENT

Worst pages

Art @ ONLINE FACEBOOK • 29 Oct

Join us during this special live streaming! We'll be talking about worst drawings in a career, and worst pages of environment and planet's changes through the painting of Filippo Saccà, an...
FREE ONLINE EVENT