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Nocturnal Creatures: Craft Drop-in

15 June 2024, 1:00pm3:00pm
16 June 2024, 1:00pm3:00pm
22 June 2024, 1:00pm3:00pm
23 June 2024, 1:00pm3:00pm
Bookings No bookings required
Location Pauline Gandel Children's Quarter
The Quad

Wander into the wilderness and discover the creatures that roam through the night.

Inspired by Jess Racklyeft’s book, Bush, join us at this drop-in craft workshop and imagine your own nocturnal creature with a range of collage materials to help your imagination run wild.

Then, add your creation to a nighttime forest scene in the Pauline Gandel Children’s Quarter for all to see.

Perfect for kids aged 5-12. Available on Saturdays and Sundays between 20 April and 23 June from 1-3pm.

No bookings required.


About Jess Racklyeft

Jess Racklyeft is a Melbourne based author and illustrator, and creator of over 30 picture books. Working in watercolours, mixed media and on her computer, her work has won several awards including the CBCA Picture Book of the Year award in 2022 for her book Iceberg (written by Claire Saxby). She loves to celebrate nature, conservation and the environment, with many animals and plants sprinkled across the pages of her books!   


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