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Elephant Workshop

Tuesday, October 19th, 2010


Title: Elephant Workshop
Location: MadLab
Description: Elephant Workshops leads an exciting workshop using different art forms to explore the senses. Including drawing music, creating sound art and creating collage from smells.
Start Time: 13:00
Date: 2010-11-13
End Time: 16:00
Age Range: 7-12 years
Booking: please email Annette at

(bookings taken on first-come first-served basis…)

The workshop will focus on the senses and explore working across art forms. The session will include will include:

  • participants drawing in response to music…
  • participants interviewing each other, using Dictaphones to create ‘sensory profiles’…
  • participants will use Dictaphones to create a group sound piece…
  • participants will be draw an object by just feeling it, or draw/write about what a particular smell makes them think of…

Complimentary drinks and fruit will be provided.


Elephant is a national project led by artist Naomi Kendrick, that provides art workshops and exhibition tours. Elephant began in 2004 and has received two Arts Council England Awards. For further information please visit




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