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Family Holiday Activity – Hardy Textiles

Art and Craft activities for ages 6 to 12.

Make a piece of felt inspired by the Wessex landscape using wool and the wet felting technique. Also make your own woolly sheep to take home!

Tuesday 2 August – 10.30 am to noon and 1.30 am to 3 pm

Price: £6 per child, accompanying adult free (ticket must be booked).


* Cost = £6 per child (adults free)
* Pre-booking ESSENTIAL – book-online below.
* Maximum number per session = 10 children. Please book tickets for both children (£6 each) and accompanying adults (free).
* Please refer to Booking Notes, before booking.

More activities for under 12s:

Tuesday 2 August – Hardy Textiles (for ages 6 to 12)

Wednesday 3 August – Felt Crafts (for the under 6s)

9 and 10 August – dinosaurs and fossil themed crafts (for under 12s)

16 and 17 August – pirate themed crafts (for under 12s)

23 and 24 August – Wiltshire landmarks (for under 12s) –

Thursdays during August – FREE drop-in activity: Visit the Thomas Hardy exhibition and then create a landscape or wildflower picture using tissue paper, felt and other collage materials.

Booking Notes
* Face coverings may be worn if desired (as at May 2022).
* Any queries – email

* activities are suitable for ages 6-12. Under 8s must be accompanied please.
* each session will last approx. 1½ hour.
* the room will be cleaned between sessions.
* please be Covid-aware and do not attend an event if you or a member of your group have any symptoms of Covid.

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No responsibility can be accepted by the Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History Society (the Society) for accidents or injury sustained during the course of any event arranged by the Society.

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