Under the Surface: Science in Art for Older People

Type of Event: Multi Art Workshop

(English) Techniquest is holding creative workshops to make artwork based on conservation of our local natural environment. Enjoy learning about the science of conservation and ecology while having fun and exploring creativity together. 

 Workshops will cover: 

  • Mono-printing wildlife 
  • Algae card model class 
  • Life drawing – ‘Techno Fish’ 
  • ‘Fish for Treasure’ 

 At the first session there will be a talk on our local ecology and the science behind conservation. 

Volunteers from RSPB and local artist Johana Hartwig will support the workshops with expert conservation knowledge and creative experience. All materials provided and no previous experience necessary. 

Workshops are aimed primarily at ages 55+, however we positively encourage people of all ages to attend. 



  • Sunday 13th June 2021
  • Sunday 4th July 2021
  • Sunday 11th July 2021
  • Sunday 20th June 2021
  • Sunday 13th June 2021


Techniquest Learning HUB
Techniquest, Stuart Street, CF10 5BW

Start time:

01:00 PM


2 hours


Free but ticketed


Telephone: 02920 475475

Email: James.paine@techniquest.org