NEW- The New Art Gallery Walsall and Walsall Leather Museum- School Workshop Day!

Discover paintings and sculptures at the Gallery and explore traditional Black Country crafts at Walsall Leather Museum.


Go home with a print or a clay model and a new skill in leather crafting.




Schedule for the day:

10am- Start the day at The New Art Gallery Walsall / Welcome / Introduction

10.15am-11.45am- Explore the Galleries and take part in a practical art workshop with an artist.

12pm- Lunch at The New Art Gallery Walsall.

12.30pm- Depart on foot or by coach for Walsall Leather Museum

12.50pm- Welcome Talk at Walsall Leather Museum

1.30pm- Leather craft workshop

2.30pm- Finish workshop

2.40pm- Depart


Max. 30 pupils

Suitable for all key stages.


Choose one of the following workshops at The New Art Gallery Walsall to link to your school topic / scheme of work:

Poly-block printing (£125 per group)

Experimental drawing (£125 per group)

Screen printing (£180 per group)

Clay modelling (£180 per group)


Choose one of the following workshops at Walsall Leather Museum

Make a fantasy mask

Make a rocker bracelet (a leather band decorated with shiny rivets and fastened with a press stud)

Make a leather ear pod case / wallet

All £4 per pupil


All sessions are tailored to the needs of your pupils.

For more information, or to arrange a visit for your school group, please email Catherine James, Education Assistant: