You need hands at the Harris Museum

Hands On at the Harris
Hands On at the Harris

The Harris Museum & Art Gallery has the key to warding off boredom during the school holidays.

Free family workshops are on offer this weekend and until next Thursday. No need to book (unless stated).

Hands On at the Harris: The Preston Lamb (Saturday 12 April, 1.30-3.30pm).

Learn the history of our proud city’s symbol and make your own sheepish creations!

Hands On at the Harris: Egg-citing Eggs (Tuesday 15 April, 1.30-3.30pm).

Have a look at the tradition of egg rolling and create an egg-citing design.

Tell it with your Hands (Wednesday April 16, 11am-noon & 1-2pm), right.

What can your hands say? Explore how our hands tell a story or express emotion.

Artists Emotive Matters will show you how to turn your hands into puppets. Interpreted in British Sign Language with a lip speaker. Places limited book on 01772 905414

Arty Explorers: Animal Safari (Thursday April 17, 10.30am-12.30pm).

An animal safari in the art galleries, then kids can create their own masterpiece!