Following the huge success of the pilot project devised by Friends of Kirkby Gallery & Prescot Museum and financed by Knowsley Better Together fund in 2018, FOKGPM secured funding from Awards for All to extend the project for a second round of writers. Two groups of locals met with writer-in-residence Sue Comer, who led weekly sessions […]
Throughout the year, the volunteers and Friends of Kirkby Gallery & Prescot Museum are invited to go on free cultural trips as a special “thank you” for their kind support, and an opportunity to socialise. Trips range from behind-the-scenes visits to our own venues to find out more about the collection, to coach excursions to […]
Friends of Kirkby Gallery & Prescot Museum funded a range of free one-and-a-half-hour workshops for families and Knowsley schools led by artist Gill Cowley at Kirkby Gallery in December 2018. The in-depth classes encouraged participants to try new techniques and hone their skills to Draw it in December!
Would you like to be a Friend of Kirkby Gallery and Prescot Museum? Kirkby Gallery is one of the best contemporary art galleries in the North West of England. The gallery stages 3 – 4 major exhibitions per year, all of which are supported by a robust educational offer for young people, families and adults. […]