Saturday Art Classes for 10-15s

06 Jun 15, 04 Jul 15

10.15am - 11.45am

An inclusive art class held on the first Saturday of every month for 10-15 year olds.

Participants will have the opportunity to work with professional art educators, working in a different medium or with a different technique each month. This group aims to be fully inclusive and anyone with additional needs is welcome.

Saturday 7 February: Etching Sketching!

Saturday 4 March: Fabulous Faces: Drawing Cartoons!

The classes are £4 per person. Places are limited to 15 places on a first come first served basis. Meet here at the Laing Art Gallery to take part and there is no need to book.

If you would like to have an informal conversation with the tutor before attending then please contact the Laing learning team on†

Click here for more details about the sessions.

Ran in partnership with Arts Connect.


Did you help us at our Big Wednesday make the giant pointillism painting? Here's a photo of the finished piece. It looks amazing!

12:11pm 28 May 2015

This is weekend is your last chance to see our Modern Masters exhibition from Balman Gallery. Do come along and browse (or buy) original prints by Matisse, Miro, Chagall and Picasso.

Modern Masters - Laing Art Gallery
Modern Masters' is a small but exciting exhibition of original prints for sale, brought to the Laing from Balman Gallery, Corbridge. On show will be a wide range of prints by Europe's top 20th century masters such as Picasso, Chagall, Matisse and Miro.

8:00am 28 May 2015



First World War wedding fashions

29 May 2015

We have in the Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums costume collection some beautiful wedding outfits from the First World War era. 1914 - TWCMS : D5868.