Shakespeare Week Art School

Get creative at the Shakespeare Week Art School

Try your hand at arts and crafts at Shakespeare's Family Homes - from clay sculptures to graffiti art

Shakespeare's Family Homes - Included in admission price

The Shakespeare Week Art School is running all weekend across the Shakespeare’s family homes. Learn new art skills and create beautiful finished products to take home. All participants will receive a certificate and sticker and have the opportunity to dress up for a graduation selfie!

Shakespeare's Birthplace 

Create a lino print masterpiece of your very own. 

Anne Hathaway's Cottage

Join us for the re-opening of the Activity Tent and create your own clay sculpture of a character from The Tempest.

Shakespeare's New Place 

Magical storytelling in the teepee, a sensory trail in the garden, PLUS collagraph creations of Shakespeare's Family Homes. 

Mary Arden's Farm

Learn the art of wet-felting and create your own Dream scene. Step back in time with our Tudor music and dance workshops. 

Hall's Croft 

Get creative with our graffiti stencils and layer up your own stunning scenes from Macbeth. 

Plus, on Saturday 21 March only...

Shakespeare's Birthplace - FREE Event

On Saturday 21 March, The Shakespeare Centre will play host to Super Saturday, a free family fun day with Horrible Histories illustrator Martin Brown, Ricky Martin from CBBC’s Art Ninja, and author and illustrator Marcia Williams.