Start your arts adventure with the team at the Williamson Art Gallery, where the building and its’ collections act as a catalyst for schools and young people’s groups who wish to begin their arts Award journey.
This is an introductory award designed for ages five – twenty five. The gallery provides the opportunity to explore the permanent collection and provide an introduction to the 3 areas of the award
Discover, Find Out and Share.
The gallery provides a PDF of the Williamson Art Gallery and Museum Discovery Log Book for participants to record their ideas and record future and additional evidence.
This is the second award designed for ages 7 – 25. The Explore offer at the Williamson Art Gallery and Museum acts as a creative stimulus and venue for schools and young peoples’ groups who wish to take part in arts based activity and develop their Arts Award journey.
The gallery provides the opportunity to explore the permanent collection and meet our artist in residence. The workshop gives an introduction to the 4 areas of the award
Take Part, Explore, Create and Share.
The gallery provides a PDF of the Williamson Art Gallery and Museum Explore Log Book for participants to record their ideas and record future and additional evidence.
The Explore Award can be supported by a day or ½ day at the Gallery with the artist in residence. The workshops can be delivered as a half day or whole days and will be charged at a standard daily rate.
Download Arts Award flyer 2017, or contact
Kathy Heywood- Learning Officer
The Williamson art Gallery and Museum
Tel: 0151 666 3537
Learning offer numbers :- Data 2015 – 2016
Arts Award figures for schools and young persons involvement in 2016:
Discover Awards – Pilot project –
Explore Awards – Pilot project –
Total = 248 young people
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