Inspired Gallery Meets


Art is good for you! Enjoy the many benefits of regular creative activity in the company of others. If you love sketching, crafts or creative writing, then Aberdeen Art Gallery is the place to meet. Led by experienced staff and volunteers, these relaxed workshops are perfect for finding inspiration for your creative projects, learning a new skill or just to enjoy meeting new people. Bring along a current project or start a new one on the day. No experience required – all abilities and skill levels welcome.


Gallery sketching
Friday 15 April
Friday 17 June
11am–12.30pm, free 
Explore your sketching style inspired by the artist Frances Walker whose exhibition, Printing On, continues until 12 June. Bring along an existing sketching project or spend time with an expert and get advice on how to beat the blank page.


Creative writing
Friday 20 May
11am–12.30pm, free 
Aberdeen Art Gallery
Using the current exhibition Aberdeen Cares – Celebrating 150 Years of VSA for inspiration, in this session, we’ll explore the themes of care and kindness through creative writing.