4 February—3 May 2019

Leonardo: Fantastic Creatures

See twelve of Leonardo da Vinci’s finest drawings during a visit to the exhibition Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing. Then explore the museum looking for inspiration to make a fantastic creature mask based on his intriguing animal sketches.

The children will:

  • See real drawings by Leonardo da Vinci during a guided look at the exhibition Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing.
  • Gain inspiration from this incredible Renaissance artist
  • Explore the museum, sketching ideas for their own fantastic creature design
  • Make a fantastic creature mask to take home
  • Take home a free sketch book

Self-guided pencil sketching around the museum is encouraged after your workshop. Look out for our sketching Stations.

Session availability: We have two sessions available at 10.15am-11.30am and 12.00am-1.15pm. Further sessions may be available.

Suitable for: Year 1-2
Duration: 75 mins
Group size: Max. 35 children

Image: Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018

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Available at M Shed and Bristol Museum & Art Gallery only. Complimentary use when booking a workshop. Charged at £1 per child for independent visits.