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Introduction to Abstract Painting **SOLD OUT**

Introduction to Abstract Painting **SOLD OUT**


Lauriston Castle
[Workshop]

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10:30am - 3:30pm
Dates:Sun 6 September 2015
Cost: £20

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Following the success of last year’s workshop we are running a one day introduction to abstract painting.


You will be encouraged to experiment with a variety of painting techniques, including pouring, texture, staining and layering, before creating a unique artwork on canvas.

The focus is on creating a relaxed, fun day of experimentation for anyone keen to try new painting techniques.

With artist Michael Craik.



Pre-booking and advance payment are essential. To secure your place please book and pay:

Online: via the Usher Hall website  Listings are in date order.

By phone: 0131 228 1155 (Opening hours: Monday - Saturday 10am - 5.30pm)

In person:  Box Office, Usher Hall, Lothian Road, EH1 2EA (Opening hours: Monday - Saturday 10am - 5.30pm)


For further information about this event (non-booking information) contact Margaret Findlay, Public Programmes Manager, on 0131 529 3963 or via margaret.findlay@edinburgh.gov.uk

 

**Apologies, this event is now sold out**

 

Vintage Advent Calendars **SOLD OUT**

Vintage Advent Calendars **SOLD OUT**


Lauriston Castle
[Workshop]

Inspired by a 19th century Christmas, create a wall-hanging advent calendar and tree trims of robins, fairies, holly and mistletoe in silvery tones of glitter and frost.

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am - 3.30pm
Dates:Sun 22 November 2015
Cost: £20

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Old Observatory House: A Story of Adaptive Re-use

Old Observatory House: A Story of Adaptive Re-use


Museum of Edinburgh
[Lecture]

Built by James Craig, the architect of the new town, to a design inspired by Robert Adam Old Observatory House has had to be adapted and changed as its function has changed.

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am
Dates:Thu 26 November 2015
Cost: £5 (£3.50 concessions)

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The Dukes of Hamilton and the famous Hamilton Palace collection

The Dukes of Hamilton and the famous Hamilton Palace collection


Museum of Edinburgh
[Lecture]

Hamilton Palace, ten miles south of Glasgow, was the greatest treasure house in Scotland.

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am
Dates:Fri 27 November 2015
Cost: £5 (£3.50 concessions)

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Glass painting for Christmas

Glass painting for Christmas


Museum of Edinburgh
[Workshop]

Enjoy a relaxing day adorning glass decorations with a combination of paint and glass pens to add some sparkle to your festive season.

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am - 3.30pm
Dates:Sat 28 November 2015
Cost: £20

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Oh Christmas Tree

Oh Christmas Tree


Museum of Edinburgh
[Workshop]

A Christmas tree is not complete without some colourful decorations.

Who is this for? - Families
Opening Hours: 2.30pm - 4pm
Dates:Sat 28 November 2015
Cost: £4 per person

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A wreath for the Laurels **SOLD OUT**

A wreath for the Laurels **SOLD OUT**


Lauriston Castle
[Event]

Come along and immerse yourself in the Edwardian era and help solve a murder mystery.

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 7pm - 10.30pm
Dates:Sat 28 November 2015
Cost: £30 (with refreshments)

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Santas, Snowmen and Snowflakes **SOLD OUT**

Santas, Snowmen and Snowflakes **SOLD OUT**


Lauriston Castle
[Workshop]

Get ready for the festive season in the traditional surroundings of Lauriston Castle with this delightful Christmas decorations workshop.

Who is this for? - Families
Opening Hours: 10:30am - 12:30pm
Dates:Sun 29 November 2015
Cost: £4 per person

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Hand Felted Christmas Stockings

Hand Felted Christmas Stockings


Lauriston Castle
[Workshop]

Make a stunning handmade Christmas stocking by hand felting fibres.

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am - 4pm
Dates:Sat 5 December 2015
Cost: £25

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Deck the Halls

Deck the Halls


Museum of Edinburgh
[Workshop]

Create a personalised piece of paper bunting to decorate your room this Christmas.

Who is this for? - Families
Opening Hours: 2.30pm - 4pm
Dates:Sat 5 December 2015
Cost: £4 per person

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