Watercolour – Intermediate Course

Watercolour – Intermediate Course

Join artist Vicky Vergou in the Museum for the intermediate watercolour course. If you have used watercolours before and would like to take the next step then this course is perfect for you. In this new course you will be encourage to develop and improve your watercolour painting skills. Developing artworks inspired by landscape and everyday life. On Tuesdays 7th, 14th , 21st & 28th March & 4th April 10 am – 11.30 am Just £50 for...

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Still Life Drawing

Still Life Drawing

Join artist Vicky Vergou in the Museum as she continues with her very popular still life drawing classes. On Tuesdays, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th March & 4th April, 11.45 am – 1.15 pm For the spring term you will practice you drawing skills exploring fabric & texture drawing as well as background techniques. Just £45 for all 5 classes, payment is required in advance. Please contact Vicky directly for more details and to register, at...

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Thank You!

Thank You!

We would like to say a huge Thank you to everyone that came & enjoyed our Stone Age Rocks! Day on Tuesday 14th February. It was a big success & we hope you all enjoyed it as much as we did! We were very lucky to have James Dilley from Ancient Craft UK here giving demonstrations of flint knapping & fire starting as well as all the fascinating items he bought along for us to see. Our army of volunteers rose to the challenge once again,...

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Children’s Sticker Challenge

Children’s Sticker Challenge

We are running a new promotion for our younger visitors. The Sticker Challenge! All you have to do is collect 5 of our NEW Vale & Downland Museum stickers & receive a prize! Terms & Conditions Sticker Challenge runs from Monday 13th February to Saturday 11th March. Promotion is for up to age 13 years. There are 2 ways to collect stickers Complete one of our gallery quizzes (1 sticker per child per day) Buy a children’s Lunch...

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Signs of the Times Exhibition

Signs of the Times Exhibition

Take a look at Wantage History through our collection of signs & notices. In the upper Gallery from Friday 10th February to Saturday 22nd April. Open Monday to Saturday 9.30 am – 4 pm Free admission. One of our younger visitors, Mollie spent some time in the Museum on Thursday 16th February and kindly took some photos of the Signs of the Times Exhibition. Mollie said that the Uffington/Wantage sign was her favourite one on display...

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