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LRG KIDS: Art After School with Rodney Forbes

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Latrobe Regional Gallery

138 Commercial Road

Morwell, VIC 3840

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Art After School is a series of four fortnightly one-hour workshops led by the local artist Rodney Forbes.

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ART AFTER SCHOOL

Program commences from Wednesday 13 October

4pm-5pm

Art After School is a series of four fortnightly one-hour workshops led by the local artist Rodney Forbes. In these sessions, school-age children will have the opportunity to listen to an artist talk about their works and their inspiration. Through a range of practical activities developed in conversation with the artist, participants will be encouraged to engage deeply with artworks and ideas and share their thoughts and responses in a welcoming, creative, and participatory environment.

The Art After School program aims to engage young audiences in the gallery and involve them in relevant discussions about the arts and culture.

Week One (Wednesday 13 October 4—5pm): Surrealist Group Drawing

An intuitive group drawing activity used by the surrealist artist to generate new ideas.

Week Two (Wednesday 20 October 4—5pm): Mutual Portrait Mask Making

Learn about mask making and make a swap portrait mask

Week Three (Wednesday 27 October 4—5pm): Life size wildlife self portrait

Make a life-size self-portrait as your favourite animal

Week Four: (Wednesday 3 November 4—5pm): Mapmaking

Make a personalised artwork using map-making methodologies.

This program is recommended for kids aged 9-13. Bookings are free but essential as spaces are limited. When booking, please advise LRG of any access requirements that you may have.

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Latrobe Regional Gallery

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Organiser of LRG KIDS: Art After School with Rodney Forbes

Nicole Brindley | 5128 5700 | lrgprograms@latrobe.vic.gov.au

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