Young Artists Workshop 8-10yrs (Foundation | EXTRA)

1. Overview

Time to get our young artists creative!

Know a young artist who would love to join our programme? Gray's School of Art is delighted to reintroduce a series of Young Artist Workshops for 8-16 year olds.

2. What you will study

YES! We're back! An exciting new opportunity to expand the minds and practical skills of young artists.

Our EXTRA Young Artist workshops this summer will be delivered over a morning or afternoon - Young Artists are welcome to attend all day if they wish. We have one Saturday option per age group on offer.

This exciting new workshop in the theme of portraiture, will be supported by two experienced professional Gray's School of Art members of staff.

Why choose a Young Artists Workshop supported by Gray's School of Art? Our staff have a wealth of experience and will guide students to:

  • Learn new and exciting arts and crafts techniques.
  • Make a group and individual project.
  • Experiment with a range of different of materials.
  • Look at the work of artists past and present.
  • Connect and develop personal expression, interests and ability.
  • Explore traditional and contemporary principals of art practice in fun and supportive workshops.

Please note: these classes will not take place in Gray’s School of Art itself but further down the RGU campus in the Sir Ian Wood Building. Parents/guardians of young artists must be present initially in order to complete our health and safety induction documents.

3. Entry Requirements

This course is perfect for 8-10 year olds.

4. How to apply

£40 (includes all materials)

Gray's Short Course Online Registration

Successful enrolment will be confirmed by email.

RGU Registration

All students should be aware that when registering as a student at RGU they are accepting a contract of enrolment. (In order to attend short courses all students must register and accept RGU’s conditions).


A refund is only applicable where there has been illness with a medical certificate to support it.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about registration, contact:

Gray's Short Course Team

5. Additional information

Young Artists please dress in clothes you can get messy in. We recommend our Young Artists bring a light snack and drink.

We'll provide all the materials required.

Parents/guardians of young artists must be present initially in order to complete our health and safety induction documents.

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Start Date

20 May 2017

Course Length

2.5 hours
Saturday 10:00am - 12:30pm
OR 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Mode of Attendance

Short course/EXTRA

Academic School
Gray's School of Art
Daytime courses Foundation Courses