Big Voices: Children’s Picture Diaries portrait workshop

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We’re looking forward to seeing you soon at State Library! In line with Queensland Government advice, from Tuesday 12 January 2021 you must wear a mask throughout your visit to State Library. Children under 12 years and people affected by a medical condition or disability are exempt. Please continue to observe 1.5m physical distance from others.

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Big Voices: Children’s Picture Diaries portrait workshop

Families! Come and share your voices and stories with us. Be inspired by the artwork in the Big Voices: Children’s Art Matters exhibition and create your own self-portrait. Bring a printed selfie from home or use your imagination to paint a picture that tells a story all about you. 

Unable to join us at State Library?  Be inspired by The Corner at Home Activities and encourage creative open-ended family art adventures at home!

The Corner at Home Activities: Big Voices, ephemeral art

The Corner at Home Activities: Big Voices, shadow art

Each group ticket is for 2-8 people, including a minimum of 1 adult. To maintain social distancing you will be seated with the members of your group. Before booking your ticket you might like to plan to bring a friend (or 3!) to make the most of your experience. Please be sure to arrive 15mins before the scheduled start time to allow time to check-in.

Why not make a day of it and book into the Big Voices: Children’s Art Matters, family curator tour?  

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Please read the FAQs for more information, and check the conditions of entry before booking your visit.

State Library has worked with Queensland Health to develop a specific COVID-Safe Site Plan that governs how we are managing safe practices onsite. Bookings are essential to attend children and families activities.

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(07) 3840 7927
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