Expectations of the Past

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Call in to the new St George's Arts Centre and enjoy a collection of work by Louise Weir, inspired by the locations and characters in Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. Louise's creative process can be seen in a display of various sized sketch books, where she used elements of the nature like grasses, flowers and […]

Chinese New Year – Year of the Tiger

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Come along to welcome in the Chinese New Year with a Lion dance. The Lion will be woken at 11am outside St George's Arts Centre and then parade through the centre, along New Road and down the High Street to the market.

Drawing Workshop with Louise Weir

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Drawing workshop with Louise Weir Artist ‘Expectations of the Past’  Come and experiment with drawing techniques used to create works in the exhibition in an informal workshop with the artist. You will explore themes and processes from the artist’s exhibition using texts, objects and memories that you have a personal attachment to (but no electrical […]

£5

Dickens and Gravesham – A talk by Christoph Bull

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Dickens and Gravesham – A talk by Christoph Bull So you think Dickens is all about Rochester, until you discover Gravesham and the inspiration our area gave to one of the greatest figures in English literature. Join local historian Christoph Bull in this interesting historical talk amidst the centre’s Dickens inspired exhibition ‘Expectations of the […]

£3.00

Family Art Workshop

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Join Nan and Van at the art centre for free drop in family art workshop. Suitable for ages 3 and up with parental/guardian supervision.

Stained Glass Star Making Workshop with Mona Whitton

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Enjoy the opportunity to try out the copper foil stained glass technique to make your own stained glass star. All glass pieces will be pre-cut to make this more accessible. You will leave the workshop with a clear glass stained glass star! Please book online in advance. Adults only.

£6.00

Stained Glass Star Making Workshop with Mona Whitton

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Enjoy the opportunity to try out the copper foil stained glass technique to make your own stained glass star. All glass pieces will be pre-cut to make this more accessible. You will leave the workshop with a clear glass stained glass star! Please book online in advance. Adults only.

£6.00

Stained Glass Star Making Workshop with Mona Whitton

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Enjoy the opportunity to try out the copper foil stained glass technique to make your own stained glass star. All glass pieces will be pre-cut to make this more accessible. You will leave the workshop with a clear glass stained glass star! Please book online in advance. Adults only.

£6.00

Experimental Textiles Workshop with Mona Whitton

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

This three hour 'Experimental Textiles' workshop will give you the opportunity to work with a variety of different textiles techniques in a fun and experimental way. It will culminate in the assembling of a mini portfolio sketchbook in which to keep your samples. You will be trying 5 different techniques - batik, block printing, creative […]

£10.00

Experimental Textiles Workshop with Mona Whitton

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

This three hour 'Experimental Textiles' workshop will give you the opportunity to work with a variety of different textiles techniques in a fun and experimental way. It will culminate in the assembling of a mini portfolio sketchbook in which to keep your samples. You will be trying 5 different techniques - batik, block printing, creative […]

£10.00

Dragon Fest

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Come and enjoy a special photo exhibition and dragon creation. Watch the resident artists create a dragon in the gallery from 12th - 15th April. Exhibition and art workshop. Tuesday - Saturday 10am-5pm Sunday - 10am - 4pm

Dragon Fest – St George & The Dragon

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Free drop in workshop with Hysterical History at St George's Arts Centre.

Dragon Fest – The Cardboard Dragon of Gravesend

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Free Dragon decorating drop-in workshop. Help the arts centre add the final touches to their dragon!

Meanings and Messages Workshops with Mona Whitton

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Drawing inspiration from the Meanings and Messages Jewellery exhibition you will have the opportunity to use a range of textiles techniques and fabrics to create your own unique brooch.  For those who would prefer to make a bracelet or necklace, alternative fixings will be available. Workshop for adults only.  

£8.50

Windrush 2022

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

All welcome to the 'Windrush Generations' exhibition and #tagyourbag workshop. Pick a flag and make your own canvas bag.  

Windrush 2022

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Come along to the 'Human Library - The Windrush Generation & The NHS. Meet the inspiring members who worked for the NHS.

Stained Glass Bird Workshop

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Enjoy a relaxed 2 hours cutting and copper foiling your glass pieces before assembling them into a unique bird sun catcher. Suitable for 18 years and over. The workshop starts at 3pm and finishes at 5:30pm.

Stained Glass Bird Workshop

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

Enjoy a relaxed 2 hours cutting and copper foiling your glass pieces before assembling them into a unique bird sun catcher. Suitable for 18 years and over. The workshop starts at 6:30pm and finishes at 9pm.

Journeys – art exhibition

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

All welcome to enjoy the first exhibition from Gravesend Grammar School. The students have worked with artist Cas Holmes to develop a collection of work exploring backgrounds, journeys and personal cultural connections.

Inspiring Nature Art Workshop

St George‘s Arts Centre Units 18-20, St George's Shopping Centre, Gravesend, Kent

FREE Inspiring nature art workshop 10.30am- 12.30pm Create inspiring art from nature and natural materials. This workshop uses a range of natural materials to engage participants with the natural world and help them cultivate their love of nature. This free drop-in workshop is suitable for children of all ages. This is a free workshop, but places must […]