Sunday is art day! Join us every week to take part in our drop-in workshops!
Get creative together at our practical drop-in sessions. Make everything from bunting to block prints!
Selected Sundays every month, 2-4pm.
Free for adults, £3 per child (children under 3 years go free).
Please note, if you would like to enjoy the Permanent Collection or the Vanessa Bell exhibition after ArtStories, then you will need to purchase an adult ticket at that point.
Suggested ages: 3yrs+
Vanessa Bell painted not just pictures, but everything in her home: walls, tables, cups and plates! Design, create and varnish your own decorative paper plate to take home. With artist Sarah Weatherall
In the style of the Bloomsbury Group, who decorated everything in their Charleston farmhouse, join in the collaborative decoration of an actual fireplace. Make your contribution by painting a tile or a section of the mantel! With artist Liz Charsley-Jory
De-Construct an Old Master
Experiment with composition and abstraction by taking apart and re-designing some of our Old Master paintings. See what new masterpieces you can create! With artist Sarah Weatherall
Wonder Woman/Man Capes
Create your own patterned wonder woman/man capes inspired by Vanessa Bell’s abstract paintings.
Drawing with Cyanotypes
Explore new photography and drawing techniques! Create a portrait of your family as a ‘negative’ image and then print it into a ‘positive’ image.
Building the Gallery
Join us in our new Dulwich Pavilion to create a variety of structures inspired by the gallery and Pavilion itself.
Summer Garden Mobiles
Create colourful creatures and critters to hang from a spiral mobile.
Celebrate “al fresco” living by creating detailed outdoor bunting..
Be transported to Venice via the medium of watercolour!
Bring the outdoors inside by creating your own suncatcher.
See you Later Alligator!
Create your own crafty crocodile puppet with snappy jaws and slinky tails!