Upcoming Events

There are several different events planned for individuals of all ages and interests. Please see the following list for dates and details. If you have any questions, please reach out to us using the information listed on the “Contact Us” page.


PAINTING WITH TEA BAGS!

SATURDAY, 6 APRIL from 11-noon

Free

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All children (up to age 12) are invited to explore the process of painting with tea bags! Children will learn a variety of techniques to create a series of paintings. Come and enjoy the process of creation! All children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult. This event is capped at 20 participants, sign up today!

There will also be a promotional cream tea event running on 6th April in the museum café – be sure to pop along!

*Event held in the Scottish Fisheries Museum Education Room.


STILL LIFE PAINTING WITH BREWED TEA, AN ALTERNATIVE ART MATERIAL!

SATURDAY, 6 APRIL from 2-3:30pm

Free

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All adults and young adults (ages 13 and up) are invited to explore the process of using an alternative material to create a classical still-life painting. An alternative material is any non-traditional art material. In our case, we will be brewing tea to use as paint! At this event, you will sketch and paint a traditional tea set. No previous experience necessary. This event is capped at 20 participants, sign up today!

There will also be a promotional cream tea event running on 6th April in the museum café – be sure to pop along!

*Event held in the Scottish Fisheries Museum Education Room.


A TEA TASTING JOURNEY

SATURDAY, 18 MAY from 3-4pm

Tickets are £3 each

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Join us for a tea tasting, as we map the journey of our exhibition featured clipper ships, the Ariel and the Taeping.  Beginning in China, we will move across the oceans, punctuating each stop with a freshly brewed tea from the corresponding country.  And, we’ll be home in time for a cuppa on British soil. All aboard! This event is capped at 20 participants – reserve today, and pay on the day!

*Event held in the Scottish Fisheries Museum Education Room


THE JOURNEY OF A TEA SEED

SATURDAY, 25 MAY, Open Day, time TBD

Free

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All children (up to age 12) are invited to explore the journey of a tea seedling. At this event, you will decorate your own terra cotta planter! Come along to enjoy the process of planting a tea seedling in your customized planter. You will learn how to care for your tea seedling in order to allow it to grow and embark on its journey of growth. All children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult. This event is capped at 20 participants, sign up today!

*Event held in the Scottish Fisheries Museum Education Room.