Project Description

What stories and hidden messages can you find in the portraits from Bristol Museum and Art Gallery’s collections? Unlock the secret code of paintings, where your pupils will develop skills in thinking about art during this gallery based workshop.

Pupils will:
•Discover messages hidden in paintings
•Discuss portrait characters and their stories
•Ask questions about art
•Compare and contrast art from across the ages
•Explore a chosen painting and present ideas.

Suitable for: Year 3 – 6
Duration: 1hr 15mins
Group size: Up to 35 pupils – you can book more than one session

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