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Family Sunday

Family Days

The Gardiner Museum holds clay making or tile painting workshops for families every Sunday. Check out the schedule of upcoming activities below. No registration is required!

Make sure you also look for our discovery boxes, go on a scavenger hunt in the galleries, and take some colouring sheets home with you.

March
01
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Tile Painting: Just Add Salt

Join artist and educator Samantha Hill in the Laura Dinner & Richard Rooney Community Clay Studio to paint with watercolours and an unexpected material…salt!...

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March
08
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Clay Activity: RAW

Our new special exhibition RAW is open on the 3rd floor! Check it out and then join us in the Laura Dinner & Richard Rooney Community Clay Studio to make textured landscapes and collages out of raw clay....

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March
14
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Clay Activity: Happy Birthday to Us!

Join ceramist Kristen Lim Tung in the Laura Dinner & Richard Rooney Community Clay Studio to kick off our birthday weekend by making sculptures inspired by the giant head that sits in front of the Museum....

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March
15
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Clay Activity: Pottery Party

Take inspiration from artist Shary Boyle’s whimsical sculpture Cracked Wheat to create your very own clay sculpture with feet....

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March
22
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Tile Painting: Collaged Coasters

Thinking about spring? Celebrate the colours of the season by making a colourful coaster....

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March
29
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Tile Painting: Mosaics Mania

Join ceramist Valentina Guevara in our Laura Dinner & Richard Rooney Community Clay Studio where she’ll teach us how to make mosaics using glass, beads, found objects, and ceramic pieces....

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April
22
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Earth Day

Celebrate Earth Day at the Museum by joining us in a free, family-friendly earth ball-making workshop....

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