Get Creative Festival

East Renfrewshire Culture & Leisure are holding a range of free workshops on Saturday 18th May as part of the BBC Get Creative Festival!

Get Creative Festival

About Get Creative Festival

18th May 2019
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Eastwood House
Eastwood Park Rouken Glen Road, Giffnock G46 6UG
This is a free event
Event organiser/part of Eastwood Park Theatre
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Free events are being held up and down the country as part of the BBC's Get Creative Festival allowing people to try their hand at pottery, origami, painting, screen printing, poetry, playing instruments and more.

East Renfrewshire Culture & Leisure are joining in the fun by hosting a full day of free workshops at Eastwood House in Giffnock on Saturday 18th May!

Photography in the Park!
Eastwood House - Adult Workshop
10am - Midday
Suitable for all abilities, meet at Eastwood House with your camera and enjoy a walk round Eastwood Park, learning tips on how to take photos along the way. The workshop will finish at Eastwood House, where you will recap on everything you learned during the session.

Part of this activity will take place outdoors, so please remember to dress appropriately for the weather!

Drama School
Eastwood House - Suitable for 8-12 years
10am - 11.30am
This is a fun and creative workshop for you to take part in, led by our tutor. No experience required, just bring your playfulness and imagination!

Watercolour Workshop
Eastwood House - Adult Workshop
10am - Midday
Suitable for all abilities, come along and take part in a session of watercolour painting led by our tutor.

Painting in the Park
Eastwood House - Adult Workshop
11am - 3pm
Suitable for all abilities, come along and take part in the painting workshop led by our tutor.

Meet at Eastwood House then head outdoors to create a beautiful landscape masterpiece. Materials will be provided but you can also bring along your own if you wish!

This activity will take place outdoors, so please remember to dress appropriately for the weather! If the weather is bad, the workshop will be moved indoors. Please also remember to bring along some refreshments with you if you wish.

Materials will be provided but you can also bring along your own if you wish!

Acrylic Art
Eastwood House - Adult Workshop
1pm - 3pm
Suitable for all abilities, come along and take part in the workshop led by our tutor.

Materials will be provided but you can also bring along your own if you wish!

Art School
Eastwood House - Suitable for 5-12 years
11.30am - 12.30pm & 1.30pm - 2.30pm
This is a fun and creative workshop for you to take part in, led by our tutor. Materials will be provided for the workshop, but remember to wear old clothes or bring an apron with you.

Physical Theatre
Eastwood House - Suitable for 8-12 years
1.30pm - 2.30pm
This is a fun and creative workshop for you to take part in, led by our tutor. No experience required, just wear comfy clothes and bring a bottle of water. We may move outdoors, weather permitting.

Printing Workshop
Eastwood House
Adult Workshop - 11am - 1pm
Teens 12-16 years - 2pm - 4pm
Suitable for all abilities, come along and take part in the session led by our tutor. No prior experience is required and materials will be provided for the workshop.

Please wear old clothes or a bring an apron with you.

Jewellery Workshop
Eastwood House
Teens 12-16 years - 10am - 12noon
Adult Workshop - 2pm - 4pm
Suitable for all abilities, come along and take part in the session led by our tutor. No prior experience is required and materials will be provided for the workshop.

Animation in an Hour
Eastwood House - Suitable for 8-12 years
1.30pm - 2.30pm & 2.30pm - 3.30pm
Suitable for all abilities, come along and take part in the session led by our tutor where you will create a stop-motion animation on iPads.

No prior experience is required and materials will be provided for the workshop.

Family Crafts
Eastwood House - Suitable for 0-5 years accompanied by adult
10am - 11am & 3pm - 4pm
This session is for 0-5 years accompanied by an adult who joins in the fun too!

Materials will be provided for the workshop, but remember to wear old clothes or bring an apron with you - this class can get a little bit messy!

Adults must also book a space on the session; minimum one adult per two children.



The events are funded by East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure as part of our Get Creative programme.

Visit www.ercultureandleisure.org/classes for full details on our Arts & Heritage classes.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Get Creative Festival are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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