What's on

Find out what’s on this month and join-in the free demonstrations & tuition workshops


Derwent @The Pencil Museum workshops are a great way to explore the uses of the Fine Art Pencils we manufacture in our Cumberland Pencil Factory, here in the Lake District. The workshops are run by professional artists and are suitable for beginners and intermediate levels.

The day starts around 10am where we meet for coffee in the Museum coffee shop; a great way to get to know the group. We then glide our way through the day exploring and experimenting with the pencils and Derwent mediums, creating a couple of pictures and being inspired by the professional artist’s tricks of the trade. The day generally finishes around 4.30pm.

The tuition costs £60 per person, pre-booking is essential as we keep the numbers to a tight group of a maximum of 10 people, enabling you to get lots of one to one tuition throughout the day.

All materials are supplied along with complimentary tea, coffee and afternoon treats. Lunch can be bought additionally from Sketchers coffee shop.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This month at the museum

Family fun days

Step-by-step cartoon drawing with the arty Pencil Team

28th March 2015 - 30th March 2015
11am – 12noon & 2.30pm – 3.30pm Come draw with us using graphite and watersoluble pencils. ...
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Cartoon drawing with professional cartoonist Shoo Rayner

31 March 2015 - 2nd April 2015
Shoo Rayner is a YOUTUBE sensation with over 4,000 international followers. Draw along with Shoo...
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