Nature-themed Family Art Workshop with Franziska Schenk

  • Date: 21st February 2020
  • Location: The Hive at the New Standard Works ,
    43-47 Vittoria Street,
    Jewellery Quarter,
    Birmingham B1 3PE
  • Time: 10:00 - 11:45
  • Cost: £2 - £5

Join us for a family workshop where you will closely observe the beautiful iridescent rainbow colours of butterflies to then render these artistically, using magnifying glasses and latest nano-paints.

Join us at the Hive for a family workshop where you will closely observe the beautiful iridescent rainbow colours of butterflies to then render these artistically, using magnifying glasses and latest nano-paints. An opportunity for children and their parents and carers to explore art and be creative together with artist Franziska Schenk.

  • Youngest suitable age for workshop: 10
  • 16 places available
  • £5 per child, £2 for their adult

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About the Artist

Franziska Schenk is an artist and lecturer in Fine Art at Birmingham City University and an Honorary Research Associate at the University of Birmingham. She holds an MA (with Distinction) in Fine Art, and First Class Hons Degrees in Fine Art (Birmingham City University) and Art Education (Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt). Her work has been shown in venues across England and in Germany. And, in tandem, she has conceived, initiated and led a number of funded Art and Science projects, focusing on the conversion of nature’s iridescent colour to the painter’s palette – introducing flow, dynamism, transience and an evolutionary element into painting.

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