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  • Expedition Loading...
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    Expedition

    Wednesday 30 May

    Artists are often inspired by expeditions, investigative walks, or even Grand Tours. In these workshops with artist Gina Mollett, participants will be venturing out into the landscape of Highfields Park and University Park Campus to collect ideas and make observations.

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    CANCELLED: Scenic Screenprints

    Sunday 17 June

    In this workshop you will spend a day with Nichola Hingley creating stencil screenprints inspired by our Scaling the Sublime exhibition.

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    Lake Enders Public Sharing

    Wednesday 27 June

    Lake Enders is Lakeside’s theatre arts company for adults with learning difficulties and disabilities. Join us to watch their public sharing at the end of term.

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    Invisible Storytellers: the remarkable role of translators in British Children's Literature

    Thursday 05 July

    Gillian Lathey, Senior Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Roehampton London, will introduce some of these invisible storytellers and pay homage to their neglected craft.

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    Ancient Craft: Stone Carving

    Saturday 07 July

    Join Alan Micklethwaite, former Head Carver of Lincoln Cathedral, to be introduced to the basic techniques, tools and principles of stone carving, and work to complete a decorative carved relief motif in stone. 

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    CANCELLED - Hedge Portraits Workshop

    Saturday 28 July

    Using Claire Morris-Wright’s Hedge Project in the Wallner Gallery as a starting point, the artist and participants will explore the grounds in Highfields Park,

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    Ancient Craft: Mosaic Making Workshop

    Saturday 04 August

    In this mosaic workshop for beginners, Karen Frosdick will take you through the process of creating a wall plaque, trivet or set of four coasters to take home. 

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    Summer School: Create a Play in a Week

    Monday 13 August - Friday 17 August

    Lakeside welcomes you to a jam-packed week working with professional  technicians, designers, musicians and performers to create a show on Lakeside’s main stage.

  • Summer School: Art and Nature Loading...
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    Summer School: Art and Nature

    Monday 20 August - Friday 24 August

    Explore hedges and woodlands in the grounds of Highfields Park and University Park.

  • Summer School: Space Light Colour Loading...
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    Summer School: Space Light Colour

    Wednesday 29 August - Friday 31 August

    Rana Begum’s colourful exhibition in the Djanogly Gallery is the inspiration for this Summer School.

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    Printing From the Hedge Workshop

    Sunday 02 September

    You will experiment with embossing and monoprinting using collected hedge material, working towards a collection of personal work in response to the hedges at Lakeside.

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    Tiny Fingers Tiny Toes

    Thursday 20 September - Thursday 29 November

    Crawl, walk, run, dance, sing, build, explore and discover through these fun creative play sessions: a safe space for your toddler to make sense of the world around them.