This Week’s Picks
Share a picture of your garden for #NationalGardeningWeek
The Royal Horticultural Society is calling on the nation to share uplifting videos and images of your gardens, houseplants, allotments, and even trees that make you smile on your daily exercise. To join in, post a picture of a flower, plant or garden that reminds you of someone who you’re currently missing and explain why using #NationalGarderningWeek.
Watch Grayson’s Art Club
The Turner Prize-winning artist Grayson Perry is hosting a series of art masterclasses from his home studio for Channel 4. Watch the first episode which aired last night on the theme of ‘portraits’ on demand. Can’t wait for the next episode which will be animal themed!
Download the Armchair Gallery App
This free app provides dementia-friendly access to arts and cultural sites within the UK for you to enjoy at home. Sites featured on the app include: Chatsworth House, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, The Lowry, Dulwich Picture Gallery, Pitt Rivers Museum, Mr Straw’s House & Newstead Abbey.
Explore London Craft Week’s Virtual Preview
London Craft Week 2020 will take place from 30 September – 8 October. From 27 April – 3 May, the original dateline, you can enjoy exclusive online masterclasses, demonstrations, conversations, product launches and auctions, as well as behind-the-scenes exhibition, studio and workshop tours!
Sail Away with Luke Crookes
SEND families can get creative at home with this 6-part multisensory resource developed by musician Luke Crookes, movement maker Sarah Williams and artist Marc Woodhead. Pitzhanger worked with Luke and Marc for SEND workshops last October and hope to welcome them back after we reopen.