Friday S.T.E.A.M
Plaster Casting

NEW for Summer 2017

This series of workshops will explore how Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics all meet Art. Discover the engineering of cogs and cams in automata or investigate the science behind plaster casting. Each session will be different, using pieces from our collections as inspiration and with a focus on art.


  • Sessions are suitable for children aged 11-15 years.
  • 11am-1pm
  • £2.50 per child, please pre-book by calling the Gallery on 01922 654400


Friday 11 August

Plaster Casting



Cast your own sculpture using Plaster of Paris. Learn about the amazing chemical reaction that turns it from liquid to solid form and see a real Ancient Egyptian plaster mask from our collection.