Inspire me to ……

Our museums and galleries might be closed but you can still be inspired by our amazing objects, beautiful artworks and historic buildings.

Each week we will release a new activity idea for you to do, inspired by our wonderful collections.

Composite photo (clockwise from top left) - Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, Cliffe Castle Museum, Bradford Industrial Museum and Bolling Hall Museum
Our sites – (clockwise from top left) – Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, Cliffe Castle Museum, Bradford Industrial Museum and Bolling Hall Museum

Will it be something to inspire you to draw, write, think, talk, move, make, build, explore, invent, reflect or play ?

Come back every week to find out!

We will leave the pdfs of previous activities on this page so please share and enjoy!

We would love to see some of the results:   You can contact us on Twitter: @BradfordMuseums or post to our Facebook Page –  @BradfordMuseums

Inspire me to play like a Victorian

inspire me to…play like a victorian

 

Inspire me to take a pencil on a walk

inspire me to…take a pencil for a walk

Inspire me to move

Sometimes artwork can tell us stories or help us to imagine being in different places.

inspire me to…move

Inspire me to Create

Find out more about pattern and create your own tessellating artwork

inspire me to …create

Inspire me to Build

How easy is it to change a building ? build your own and find out in this building challenge activity.

inspire me to… build

Make some noise

Be inspired by the noises of machines and make your own machine music!

inspire me to…make a noise

Invent!

Look at everyday objects in a new light and invent something new.

Inspire me to invent

Describe like a Naturalist

A fun describing game activity focused on animals, habitats and adaptations.

…describe like a naturalist

 

Explore like Herbert Morley

Go on an adventure and become an intrepid explorer inside your own home.

…explore like herbert morley

 

Draw like David Hockney

Learn to draw on your phone or tablet to create artwork David Hockney style !

…draw like David Hockney

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