Event Cancelled: Art is Good for You

In light of the most recent government measures to control the spread of Covid-19 virus Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens will be closed until further notice. Sunderland City Council have taken this decision in the best interests of our audiences, visitors and participants.

The city council will review the situation on a weekly basis and further updates will be posted on our social media and website channels.

Anyone who has pre-booked for activity or events between 19 March and 31st May will be contacted directly.

For those who have activity booked after 31st May, we are reviewing the situation on a weekly basis and will contact you nearer the time.

Event details:

Monday 6 April / 10.00am – 12.00pm or 1.00pm – 3.00pm
FREE Suggested donation £2.30 per 2 hour session, £5 for the full day / Booking Essential/
Recommended age: 8-14

Be inspired by the Received Wisdom exhibition and nature’s textures.

Learn how to use line to develop your sketching and drawing skills.

Explore gestural lines, continuous lines, directional lines and contour drawing using a wide range of fun and unusual materials!


This event is part of the learning and engagement programme for Received Wisdom – An Arts Council Collection National Partners Programme Exhibition. Find out more about our Arts Council Collection partnership.

This event for young people is kindly supported by The Arts Society.


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