Homemade - VISUAL

VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art &
The George Bernard Shaw Theatre


A series of art activities for all ages.

Avocado ink
Making Avocado Ink

Homemade is a series of activities you can do at home with materials you possibly already have in your house. These activities are for all ages and based on the exhibitions at VISUAL. This series encourages you to make art part of your daily life; something you can easily do at home like cooking or reading.

Lughnasa Traditions

Making Nettle Thread

Samhain Traditions

Looking Down on Creation

Bealtaine Traditions 1: Decorating The May Tree

Bealtaine Traditions 2: Making Gorse Syrup

Yarn Making - Part 1/4

Yarn Making - Part 2/4

Making a Weave - Part 3/4

What can you make with your Fabric Pieces? Part 4/4

Make a St. Brigid's Day Cross and other Brigid's Eve Traditions

Notebook Made From One Page

Download Notebook PDF

Wildflower Weave

Recycled Marker Inks

Download Marker Inks PDF

Winter Activity: Shadow Box

Download Winter Shadow Box PDF

Winter activity: Story Tree

Download Story Tree PDF

Winter Activity: Crown

Download Winter Drown PDF

Winter Activity: Walk Collage

Download Winter Walk Collage PDF