Join us on Saturday 16th December for our Christmas special EAT event. Enjoy enchanting Christmas displays, visit Father Christmas, try your hand at drawing, or find that special handmade Christmas present.
This is the third collaborative event between Town Hall Arts, Drawing Projects UK and Trowbridge Museum to showcase the amazing and growing cultural offer in Trowbridge.
Drawing Projects UK
Bridge House, 10 Stallard Street, Trowbridge, BA14 9AE
At Drawing Projects UK, we will be open 10am-4pm for the Launch of The Drawing Network, supported by Bath Spa University and Drawing Projects UK:
10am-11.30am: Children’s Drawing Session
1pm-3pm: Life Drawing Session with Sarah Simblet
4-5pm: Drawing Discussion – Anita Taylor in conversation with Sarah Simblet (fine artist, writer, broadcaster and anatomist)
All sessions are free and bookable in advance via Eventbrite
There will be a group exhibition including a work by Jerwood Drawing Prize 2017 winner, Gary Lawrence, and a range of ceramics and glass. Studio Cafe will be serving seasonal refreshments.
Town Hall Arts
Town Hall, Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ
Visit Father Experience
Visit Father Christmas in his magical grotto at Trowbridge Town Hall. Each visit will last 45 minutes and cost £10 including the craft activity, photograph and gift. There will also be special sessions for SEN young people and their families. Booking required www.townhallarts.co.uk.
You can also explore our Artists’ Shop for a unique Christmas shopping experience. Includes beautiful art and gifts made by local artists.
The Shires Shopping Centre, Court Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8AT
The teddies are back!
Visit our original Christmas display of teddies acting out scenes from a Dickensian Christmas past. The display includes some of the amazing Victorian toys from our Collection, some of which have never before been on display. Our museum shop is stocked with fun Christmas themed toys and locally handmade Christmas wreaths and jewellery.
10.30am – 1pm: Victorian Christmas decoration drop in sessions
Create your own Victorian Christmas decorations for your Christmas tree. The event is free and open to all ages. Please note that children under the age of 7 must to be accompanied by an adult.