Cancelled: Family Fun Day – All activities are FREE!

Saturday 21 March

Join us for a Family Fun Day to celebrate our new main exhibition No Strings, which will open the same day.

What’s on…
10:30 – 16:00 – Beads, Beads, Beads Family Workshops, FREE, Age 3+ / Drop-in
Create a colourful fused bead hexagon inspired by the work of artist Jade Tapson. Add your finished piece to our growing collaborative beaded artwork which will be on show in the Heritage Gallery throughout the duration of the No Strings exhibition.
Decorate a selection of wooden beads, then make your very own beaded caterpillar or rainbow keyring to take home.

11:00 – 14:00 – Beading Demonstration
Join exhibiting artist Shigenobu Fujishiro in our main gallery for beading demonstrations.

11:00 – 15:00 – Glass Beadmaking Demonstration
Join Ayako Tani for glass bead flame-working demonstrations in the Wearside Glass Studio.

All activities FREE and don’t need to be pre-booked.

You can also catch one of our six daily glassmaking demonstrations on your visit.

Free Entry / Free Parking