Bring friends and soak up the atmosphere with drop-in artmaking and drinks in The Colour Palace
Friday 5 July – Line and Form
Join artist Lucy Ribeiro for some mindful drawing at the end of the working week. Explore different kinds of line and form while making a collaborative panoramic drawing inspired by the architecture of the Gallery and Pavilion.
Friday 12 July – Getting to Know You
Join artist Ilga Leimanis for a drawing workshop exploring your identity and those of people around you. Put aside your inhibitions and get to know a stranger while sketching them. By the end of the evening you will have a concertina book full of new faces.
Friday 26 July – Paper Patterns
Reflect on your textile memories with artist Sahra Hersi. Taking inspiration from the Colour Palace’s design, draw or write about your textile memories on a piece of origami paper before transforming it into a patterned butterfly.
Friday 2 August – Colour and Shape
Drop in to a mindful drawing session led by artist Lucy Ribeiro. Taking inspiration from the bright colours and shapes of The Colour Palace, create your own mixed media response to the architecture surrounding you.
Friday 9 August – Craft Couture
Turn yourself into a masterpiece with wearable drawings at this drop in session with artist Ilga Leimanis. Using the colours and shapes of the Pavilion’s design as a starting point, create your own paper accessories to wear. Pavilion crowns, bracelets, belts, necklaces and more encouraged!
Friday 16 August – Soane Style
The Colour Palace and our Soane Gallery have sat side by side all summer. Now it’s time to combine them. Map your Pavilion-inspired designs on to illustrations of our Gallery with artist Sahra Hersi.
Please note the Pavilion is an outdoor space so please dress for the weather and bring something warm to wrap up with.