UPDATE SATURDAY 23rd March 9.25am – This event is still ON despite the bad weather. There will be no Doodling with Thread or Big Draw, but still come along for Write, Draw & Record and puppet making with Laura Yates, Oliver Armstrong & Sally Harper. 

On Saturdays throughout March, Northfield Arts Forum will be introducing you to different art forms. Each Saturday will see NAF hit a different ward within the constituency. Week four – the final week! – will see events all day at Northfield Library.

Look out for details of other weekend’s events or check out the NAF web site.

11am-3pm Saturday 23rd March, Northfield Library

Doodling with Thread Local textile artist Emma Ricketts will help you make your own wall art inside a frame to take home.  Play and experiment with weaving, threading and knotting techniques. This workshop is suitable for children of 3 years and above.

olly work photoWrite, Draw, Record Drop in and write, record and draw your story with Oliver Armstrongand friends in this fun, easy, family friendly workshop.

TheBigDrawLogoBig Draw – Northfield! Make your mark on this fantastic family friendly activity. Work with folk from Northfield Arts Forum and Bournville College art students to create a picture of Northfield from your perspective. It doesn’t matter what you draw; what’s important is that it’s you who’s doing it.

Puppet Making Using scrunched up paper and plenty of making tape create a 3D figure that could be running, walking, jumping or sitting. A simple yet effective use of newspapers which is quick and easy and eco friendly too. fabrics and papers will be available for you to dress you’re people puppet.