Dark Skies family day workshops

Sat 15 Feb 2020

These FREE workshops are suitable for children from age 5+ and their adults to take part in together.  Full Circle workshops are supported by ESF with support from Aspiring Communities Fund.

What’s Out There?
11am – 5pm : drop-in workshop in An Lanntair community room
Drop in to the community room throughout the day to build the bridge of a starship.  Draw planets, space craft and aliens on the windows and make the control panels to fly the ship.

Starry night paintings
11am – 12pm : An Lanntair education room
Experiment with painting techniques and make your own night sky painting inspired by Vincent Van Gogh’s ‘The Starry Night’.

Lunar landscape and alien finger puppets
1pm – 2.30pm : An Lanntair education room
Work together with your family to build a cardboard moon landscape complete with craters, then design and make alien finger puppets.

Sew a star gazing blanket
3.30pm – 5pm : An Lanntair education room
Family groups can work together to sew a constellation and stars on a fleece blanket, perfect for star gazing.

Part of the Hebridean Dark Skies Festival.