Saturday 5 May 2018

V&A Museum of Childhood - Become an Inventor this May Half Term

Monday 28 May – Friday 1 June
Calling all mini makers and designers! Be inspired by some genius design solutions from the Century of the Child exhibition. Meet artists and digital makers, including Paul Clifford and Laura X Carlé, and get creative.
Dream On Workshop
Saturday 12 May11.00-13.00
Come and create your own Dream Onfigurative sculpture inspired by Christie Brown's practice with Teresa Hare Duke and Caroline Smith in the family workshop for children aged 8 plus.
Our Constant Work: Developing Ludus Est
Saturday 12 May14.00
Ceramic artist Christie Brown discusses the inspiration and techniques behind her installation Ludus Est, part of the Front Room Gallery's project Dream On.
Your Robot Helper Workshop
Monday 28 May – Friday 1 June10.30-11.30 & 12.00-13.00
What would your special robot friend do to help you? Make teas for you or do your homework? Desgn and make a mini model of your robot helper.
Become a Crazy Inventor Workshop
Monday 28 May – Friday 1 June14.00-16.00
Ever dreamed of a washing machine that can also wash your dog or a tooth brush that can generate electricity? Join our Crazy Inventor Workshop to share your ideas with fellow crazy inventors and make ideas into a model.
Come and Play with Montessori
Sunday 3 June11.00-16.00
An opportunity to spend time playing with your children, exploring Montessori activities and creative ideas. Organised by Montessori St Nicholas charity and supported by Montessori tutors and students from Montessori Centre International.
Behind the Scenes Tour for Families
Saturday 9 June11.30 & 13.30 (60 min)
A rare opportunity to step into the Museum's behind-the-scene spaces. Join the Museum Archives, Gary Haines, for an exciting tour of the store and archive, and find out about the fascinating history of the building.