Events

Frank Henry Mason – A Voyage of Discovery

Talk by Edward Yardley Saturday 4 May 2pm – 3.15pm Famous for his railway poster designs as a commercial artist, Frank Henry Mason championed the northern coasts of Britain in his fine art paintings, particularly those of Yorkshire. Leading expert and author on Mason, Edward Yardley, will tell the story of the artist's life in art. Yardley will explain how he became interested in the self-taught marine painter and will highlight the artistic influences on Mason and the sketching tours he undertook. As a successful commercial artist, in addition to his well-known railway posters, Mason also illustrated for society magazines, marine books and periodicals and less well-known are his designs for cigarette and playing cards.

Tiny Treasures: Cooking

Tiny Treasures drop in sessions are held several times a year on Thursdays. They feature activities designed for children under five years old (including babies), to explore themes in our museum and art gallery, accompanied by their parent or carer. Each session has a different play focus with a variety of activities, sensory play and themed books. This session includes messy food-based play, a 'design your own dinner' craft, and lots of other exploration based on food and cooking. Plus, a Tiny Challenge is given every session - something for participants to go and find in the Art Gallery or Museum, linking with the theme.

Young Creatives - Beverley Art Gallery

New art sessions for children and young people at the Treasure House after school. Make your own artwork with support from artist Esther Cawley inspired by Treasure House exhibitions. During each half term you will discover more about the artworks at Beverley Art Gallery, meet other young people and develop a range of artistic and creative skills. All materials provided. No art skills necessary, just your imagination!

Tiny Treasures: Animals

Tiny Treasures drop in sessions are held several times a year on Thursdays. They feature activities designed for children under five years old (including babies), to explore themes in our museum and art gallery, accompanied by their parent or carer. Each session has a different play focus with a variety of activities, sensory play and themed books. This session includes messy paint-based play, a landscape craft, and lots of other exploration based on animals and landscapes. Plus, a Tiny Challenge is given every session - something for participants to go and find in the Art Gallery or Museum, linking with the theme.

Tiny Treasures : Fossils

Tiny Treasures drop in sessions are held several times a year on Thursdays. They feature activities designed for children under five years old (including babies), to explore themes in our museum and art gallery, accompanied by their parent or carer. Each session has a different play focus with a variety of activities, sensory play and themed books. This session includes digging for fossils, making rubbings, and lots of other exploration based on fossils. Plus, a Tiny Challenge is given every session - something for participants to go and find in the Art Gallery or Museum, linking with the theme.

Tiny Treasures: The Seaside

Tiny Treasures drop in sessions are held several times a year on Thursdays. They feature activities designed for children under five years old (including babies), to explore themes in our museum and art gallery, accompanied by their parent or carer. Each session has a different play focus with a variety of activities, sensory play and themed books. This session includes sand and water play, a jellyfish craft, and lots of other exploration based on the seaside. Plus, a Tiny Challenge is given every session - something for participants to go and find in the Art Gallery or Museum, linking with the theme.

Tiny Treasures: Line and Texture

Tiny Treasures drop in sessions are held several times a year on Thursdays. They feature activities designed for children under five years old (including babies), to explore themes in our museum and art gallery, accompanied by their parent or carer. Each session has a different play focus with a variety of activities, sensory play and themed books. This session includes messy paint-based play, a textured collage craft, and lots of other exploration based on line and texture. Plus, a Tiny Challenge is given every session - something for participants to go and find in the Art Gallery or Museum, linking with the theme.

Tiny Treasures: Building

Tiny Treasures drop in sessions are held several times a year on Thursdays. They feature activities designed for children under five years old (including babies), to explore themes in our museum and art gallery, accompanied by their parent or carer. Each session has a different play focus with a variety of activities, sensory play and themed books. This session includes opportunities for construction, a 'design your own building' craft, and lots of other exploration based on building. Plus, a Tiny Challenge is given every session - something for participants to go and find in the Art Gallery or Museum, linking with the theme.
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