Forms Divinely Beautiful: Pattern and Shape

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Pattern and Shape

Explore and draw within the exhibition 'Forms Divinely Beautiful' focusing on the feathers and pattern within the prints. The group will explore a range of mediums, using them to draw textures, shape and shadow, developing their observational drawing skills before putting their learning into practice by drawing feathers from our collection and those left behind by our Newstead peacocks.

This session is part of the 'Forms Divinely Beautiful' Exhibition, Newstead Abbey 8 February to 12 July 2020

Duration: 1.5 hours | 10.30am–12pm or 1pm–2.30pm.

Cost per session: £5 per child

For further information or to make a booking contact the Schools Programmes on 0115 876 1420 or email