Children's Summer Workshop


Monday 22 August 202

10am - 2pm  - SPACES x 2

2.30pm - 4.30pm - SPACES X 7

Tuesday 23 August 2022

10am - 2pm -  SPACES x 6

2.30pm - 4.30pm - SPACES X 4

Wednesday 24 August 2022

10am - 2pm - SPACES x 6

2.30pm - 4.30pm - SPACES x 6

Thursday 25 August 2022 

10am - 2pm - 5 SPACES x 5

2.30pm - 4.30pm - FULL

Friday 26 August 2022 -FULL

Monday 29 August 

10am - 2pm - SPACES x1

2.30pm - 4.30pm - SPACES - FULL

@Bishton Hall, Bellamour Ln ST17 0XN



10am – 2pm £42.00 – (all ages over 4 years)

2.30pm – 4.30pm £25.00 – (all ages over 4 years) 


A fun, creative way for children of all ages to spend their holiday time!

Our fantastic, professional art room is full of amazing art material.

Plus, we have outside spaces! So fun in the  garden too!



Booking Information


 Book Here for the full day session 10am - 2pm

(In the notes please specify which date (S) you wish to book)

 Book Here for the afternoon Art Class  2.30pm- 4.30pm

(In the notes please specify which date you wish to book)


Activities & Themes

Children's Summer Workshops  offer children a huge range of activities & projects to choose from plus a wide variety of  materials they can explore & experiment with!

Each child is encouraged to use their imagination & initiative.  The art teacher provides inspiration and ideas. 

There are tons of different art activities & projects to choose from!! 


• ACTIVITY IDEAS A few activity ideas are: paint a picture, clay modelling, paint a t shirt, 3D painting, decorative mirrors with mosaics, collage, mosaic art, door signs, decoupage, 3D wooden models, fridge magnets, mask making, badge making, 3D plant pot design, fossil plaques, glass painting & much more!

Materials and Activities on offer during the Summer Art Workshops



Animals, creatures, structures, vehicles, sculptural, mini worlds, using plaster


There are lots of  art and construction loose parts on offer so that the children can make their own sculptures and models.  We  demonstrate the use of tools such as a glue gun,  mixing glues and other natural materials with sand to create textured surfaces/collages. 


Techniques used to colour fabric and then creations/art work, t-shirts, pencil cases from fabric.


Terracotta or plastic, hand painted & decoupage with acrylic paints.



plant pots, bottles, boxes, jars, tins etc


hand painted & decoupage



Creating mosaics using tiles and small mirrors on flat surfaces, bowls, birdhouses, picture frames.


On wooden boards, boxes, plant pots

Using beads, jewels, sequins, tiles,  feathers, paper, tissue paper, fabric, felt, ribbons, pressed flowers, shells, buttons, pebbles, tree bark, wool, tin foil, card,coloured transparent papers, Acrylic papers



pencils, coloured pencils, chalk pastels, oil pastels, charcoal, water colour pencils,



jars, bottles, sun catchers, candle holders



Creatng masks, sculptures with paper and making hand made paper


Objects using loose parts  

 peg people, wooden model kits, money boxes, wind chimes



Making textural molds and using bandages with plaster. 



paint, clay, collage materials, natural materials, sculpting /textured paste on boards



On wooden boards, canvases, water colour paper, T shirts/fabric/ bags

Using poster paint, water colours, oil paint, acrylic paint, fabric paint, glass paint



Children have a limited amount of time (30 mins) to create unique artwork based on the set theme/idea!



mobiles, decorations, pencil pots, greetings cards, 

using – cardboard, paper, tissue paper & decorative paper



clay, cardboard, wood, wire



* Prices are per child, one block per child

* Book as many workshops as you wish, subject to availability

* Prices include all art materials & disposable aprons are provided

* Advance booking & payment is essential.

* Places are limited & are booked on a first come first served basis

* Places are booked & reserved when I have received your payment & booking form there are strictly no refunds on holiday workshops

* Missed or cancelled sessions are not re-fundable or transferable to another date/time

* It is your responsibility to ensure that your child arrives at the venue safely.

* Please drop off your children at The Orangery at Bishton Hall & it’s is your responsibility to collect your child from the orangery on time.

* Children must not be dropped off on the road & under no circumstances can they wait on the road to be collected.  There is a car park provided at each venue.

* You must call the teacher immediately if you are going to be late collecting your child. You may be charged for late collection

* If Iguana Art Club need to cancel holiday workshops we will inform you as soon as possible. You will get a full refund or you can choose to have a credit note

* Children must be 4 years & over to attend holiday workshops

* Children can bring their own refreshments & snacks

* For 4 hour sessions – a packed lunch is required

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