Wonderful Wallpaper

Art and Design:Exploring Pattern



Using the Art, Design and Architecture within Newstead Abbey your class will explore the beautiful rooms in the building and create drawings of the fascinating patterns and shapes they discover. They will explore how to create and manipulate these shapes using rotation, reflection and symmetry to create a collaborative piece of collaged, patterned wallpaper.

Why not combine this session with one of our other half day sessions to create a full day experience at Newstead Abbey?

Other options include: Environmental Art, Tree Trails, Interactive house tour

Duration: 1.5 hours | 10.30am -12noon or 1pm - 2.30pm

Cost per session: £4 per child


Arts Award

This session can be used towards:




Part A, Discover

Part A, Inspire or Part C, Create

Part A, Participating in the Arts