Learning

School workshopWorkshops

We run a lively programme of workshops and activities for adults, children and families on weekends and during school holidays. Booking is essential as spaces are limited. Please call 01267 222775 or visit the gallery to place a booking.

 

 

 

View our current workshops

 

Schools & Colleges

Oriel Myrddin Gallery offers exciting school and college visits and outreach activities in relation to our exhibitions programme which compliment the curriculum.

A visit to the gallery is an ideal springboard for a new scheme of work. Our guided visits support creative learning, literacy and oracy, visual literacy and other transferable skills. Our ambitious, changing programme of exhibitions cover a range of cross-curricular subjects and are often applicable to cwricwlwm Cymreig.

Download our Schools Programme to find out what’s on offer this term: Schools Programme Winter

 

Teachers’ Private Views: For each exhibition we host a Teachers’ Private View. These free twilight sessions offer teachers an exclusive opportunity to view our forthcoming exhibitions, pick up ideas and skills and participate in an informal discussion within a professional learning community.

 

 

If you would like to book a visit to the gallery or discuss how a visit could fit in with your teaching please contact Emma Baker

Talking about artTalks & events

Oriel Myrddin Gallery organises a rich and varied programme of lectures and artist talks throughout the year relating to the programme as well as special events often in collaboration with art colleges and other partners.

 

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WeldingProjects

We regularly work in partnership with nationally recognised bodies on the delivery of our educational projects with schools, colleges and community groups. Projects form part of Oriel Myrddin’s strategy to continue our ambitious and well regarded education programme and our aim to develop our engagement with new audiences. Projects provide schools, colleges and communities with access to working with professional artists and hands on experience of visual art practices.

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Fun togetherCommunity

Oriel Myrddin Gallery offers workshops, events and off site projects to engage and inspire. With our friendly and welcoming staff and a stimulating and changing programme of exhibitions we aim to act as a creative hub for the local community. Our notice board keeps you up to date with the wealth of arts activity. Community groups also meet in the studio to support each other’s creative practice and we can arrange guided tours for independent groups such as arts societies and home education groups.

Oriel Myrddin’s Young Artists Club

Our fortnightly Young Artists Club gives young people aged 8-11 an opportunity to experiment with a range of art techniques, explore their creativity and make friends with the gallery.

YACS Autumn 2019

ArtLab

For young people (12 – 15 years old). Is art you favourite subject? Are you brimming with creative ideas? Would you like time to experiment with new techniques, art materials and processes? Bilingual artist Lisa Evans leads a series of creative monthly art sessions at Oriel Myrddin Gallery.

ArtLab AUTUMN 2019

 

 

Criw Celf

Criw Celf is an Arts Council of Wales funded project which offers art master classes for young people who are more able and talented in visual arts.

We encourage students in year 5 and 6 // years 7, 8 and 9 who have a passion for Art and Design in any of its forms to apply.

They get:

At least 5 workshops with professional artists to extend their skills and knowledge

A trip to an arts venue

A pack of Art materials

A chance to make new friends with similar interests

Application form: Primary application form bilingual Secondary application form bilingual

 

 

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