'The Prettiest Flower' Family Art
Saturday 7 March at 10am and 1pm
THE PRETTIEST FLOWER FAMILY ART WORKSHOP
Join children’s book illustrator Anna Shuttlewood in this fun workshop to create a ‘living’ garden of beautiful flowers and playful butterflies inspired by her book The Prettiest Flower. Learn about the process of ‘growing’ ideas and making picture books.
Discuss the importance of plants and wildlife, their preservation and our part in the environment. Make your own unique flower or butterfly mask and bring together a colourful ‘living’ garden.
About Anna Shuttlewood
Anna Shuttlewood has been writing and illustrating children’s books in the last 6 years as well as producing paintings and drawings on variety of subjects for local exhibitions. Trained in the classical styles of Art (BA in Mural Painting & Fine Art) she has a strong fondness for the more traditional painting techniques.
Often her main characters are animals, which she has an enduring love for since her childhood. Her animals are friendly and naïve, they often live in a human-like environment and have human-like thoughts and dreams.
Family of 4 £25
Ideal for ages 4 - 7 and their families (children must be accompanied by an adult)
Running time approx 2 hours