Only 5 free tickets left for our free youth arts Fishing Fun workshop taking place at The Barge based in Brighton Marina on Monday 28th August at 10.30am.
We’ll be making our own magnetic fish and fishing poles to take away with you!
There is still space on the afternoon session which is the same and starts at 2.30pm.
Book your free place now!
Activities all take place on a floating barge in Brighton Marina.
Marine Magic & Seaside Seashore Sessions
Looking for something creative for kids (ages 7-14) to do this summer holidays?
Come along to free activities with Strike a Light – Arts & Heritage on a Barge floating in Brighton Marina this August.
We’ll be hosting four different workshops with different artists every day from Monday 28th August – Friday 1st September. Other workshops run all summer too!
Book a place on one of our workshops here, or visit our Strike a Light Facebook events page: http://bit.ly/2uqJvom to see all of the 20 free workshops we have on offer!
A week of free drop in activities to encourage the exploration of and participation in the barge as a medium for fishing and seaside lore.
We will deliver a multidisciplinary drop in programme of: Paper plate pirates, Fabric Fishes, Seaside Shanties, Pirate Puppets, Crustacean Collage, Marine Mosaics, Fishing Fun, Fishy Tales, and Underwater Odyssies.
Funded by The Goodall Foundation
Are you puppet curious? Come and learn some secrets of puppet making!
Bring some ideas and Fran Malone of award – winning company Herringbone Arts will show you how to make your own beautiful minature puppets and help and guide you through making your own short show – with a special showing at the end for friends and family.. Expect doors to be opened into the world of puppetry!
This course will run for four/five weeks on the following dates and times:
Sunday 13th August
Sunday 20th August
Sunday 27th August
Sunday 3rd September
Each session is two hours long – from 1.30 – 3.30.
There will be an extra session for a special showing of work at the end. This session will be at an agreed time and venue.
The cost of these five sessions is £90.00 including materials.
Fran will provide puppet making materials – sculpting medium, tools and adhesives etc. If you would like to make your puppet show in a self – contained box, vintage hat box, suitcase or trunk then please provide one and Fran can show you how to convert it- but this is not essential-
Tea, coffee and snacks provided by Fran – who will also be available for advice in – between the sessions.
Please note: On this course there will be some working at home needed in – between the sessions!
Ticket link here- Early bird and student discount available!