Explore Impressionism with our free online Kirkby Gallery Summer Art School. It ran every Wednesday over the Summer holidays, 22 July to 26 August, with weekly Impressionism-themed activities and information packs. You can still enjoy the course, which is in six modules below. There are no deadlines, external assessments or qualifications awarded, this is purely […]
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!