Feeling Dressed Workshop with Dr Lucy Gundry

Trowbridge Museum The Shires, Trowbridge

Join us as we turn in to dress detectives and explore the lives of those who wore the clothes and how these clothes shaped their lives and how their lives shaped their clothes as well as those who wore them before. This covers darning, repurposing and resourceful dress making.

£15

Tea & Chat at Trowbridge Museum

Trowbridge Museum The Shires, Trowbridge

We all enjoy a little bit of nostalgia – perhaps remembering a first date, passing a driving test, or working in a local factory such as Bowyers. If this is you, then why not pop along to Trowbridge Museum’s new Tea & Chat session at 10.30am on Saturday 6th July. Tea & Chat is a […]

Free

Cyanotype Printing with Anna Chrystal Stephens

Trowbridge Museum The Shires, Trowbridge

In this workshop we will make cyanotype prints using objects from the museum archive. We’ll handle old tools used by Trowbridge textile workers, consider their forms, and arrange them on light sensitive paper to make photographic compositions.Cyanotypes are an exciting and fun low-impact image making process using light from the sun and iron salts to […]

Free

Afternoon Art Club 12+ – Print making – Screen printing

Trowbridge Museum The Shires, Trowbridge

A brand new art group for young people aged 12 or over who love art and creating things. A chance to try our new fun ‘Afternoon Arts Club’ here at Trowbridge Museum.We have seven 2 hour sessions planned, each one focusing on a different aspect of art and design; all of which will develop skills, build confidence […]

£10

Needle Felted Pocket Hug Guardian and Child workshop

Trowbridge Museum The Shires, Trowbridge

Join us for this beginner level guardian and child needle felting workshop where we will create a pair of heart shaped pocket hugs. Pocket hugs are a small token, perfect for an anxious child, a friend in need, or just to let someone know you are thinking of them. This workshop is designed for a […]

£10

Hearing Drawing – Experimental Drawing Club at WEFT with Alison Ballance

Trowbridge Museum The Shires, Trowbridge

Begin by thinking of colour in an expressive way and learn how to apply it to paper with a range of marks in chalks, pastels, pens etc. explore the art of continuous line drawing whilst listening to the museums oral history archive. These widely used techniques are great to build confidence and create drawings that […]

£10

Woven Wall hanging Workshop with wine and nibbles

Trowbridge Museum The Shires, Trowbridge

Join us for an evening of weaving, wine and nibbles. In this workshop you will taught how to make a small woven wall hanging exploring colour and texture and how these connect to our memories. There will be wine and nibbles available creating a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere for this introduction to simple, reflective weaving

£15

Future Curators Group 8-16 year old

Trowbridge Museum The Shires, Trowbridge

With the help of our collection team, the future curator group will learn how to curate exhibitions, create interactive displays, the importance of branding and ultimately, be responsible for creating and curating exhibitions in our new gallery!

£8
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