Art Early: Commissions Walk (Family – all ages welcome), 6 août 2016 10:00, Edinburgh Art Festival Kiosk, 9–11 Blair Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1QR
This year, we are hosting a specially programmed Art Early for families and children of all ages. A family-fun arts event inspired by our Art Late programme, join us for a morning of storytelling, tours and arts activities, culminating in a summer picnic provided by Manna House Bakery.
For the first ever edition of Art Early we will focus on commissions theme of monuments. We will meet at the Edinburgh Art Festival Kiosk and begin with a tour of the monuments of Edinburgh’s historic Old Town led by storyteller Jan Bee Brown. We will then visit Trinity Apse to meet artist Olivia Webb for an introduction to her Voices Project accompanied by a fun interactive singing session with the artist. Our last stop will be the Museum of Edinburgh for a tour and workshop inspired by Sally Hackett’s The Fountain of Youth, ending with our picnic in the museum’s courtyard.
Suitable for all ages, family friendly
FREE, Booking essential