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Special events

For all ages

The Big Knit 2014: Open Day and Sale

Come and join our Women’s Craft group to help knit blanket squares for local charities (Friday) or come in and buy a quirky present or handmade Christmas gift (Saturday).
Friday 17 and Saturday 18 October 2014

Walk On: Gallery Explainers

Enjoy a look around the 'Walk On' exhibition on a date when our trained Gallery Explainers will be available to provide information and answer questions.
Saturday 8, 15, 22 and 29 November and 6 and 13 December 2014

For young people

In the Frame Young People's Portrait Competition:
Film, Painting and Photography Artist Talks

As part of our recently launched young people’s portrait competition we offering three artist-led talks designed to help anyone who is considering entering the competition. The talks will cover film, painting and photography.
Saturday 25 October 2014

For families

Super Saturday: Here Comes The Bronze Age

Have fun with our guest artist making a 'Whitehorse Hill'-inspired weaving. Use handmade beads, thread and lace plus a range of natural materials found on Dartmoor such as sticks, leaves, moss, grasses, sheep's wool and dried flowers.
Saturday 29 November 2014

Special Event: You've Been Framed

Drop in and design your own self-portrait as we open our ‘In The Frame: Plymouth’s Portraits Revealed’ exhibition.
Saturday 13 December 2014

For adults

Adult Workshop: Walking and Drawing

Starting at the Museum and Art Gallery, explore our part of the 'Walk On' exhibition, before heading out across to explore the city through a variety of unusual approaches to drawing.
Wednesday 22 October 2014

Guided Walk: The Upper Plym Valley

Explore the extraordinary number of cists (burial chambers) situated in the upper Plym Valley as part of our 'Walk On' and 'Whitehorse Hill' programmes.
Friday 17 October 2014