11th & 12th June 2022

Model Making with Aardman

Learn the unique art of model making in these fun, interactive workshops with Aardman Animations – creators of Wallace and Gromit, Shaun the Sheep and Creature Comforts!


An expert model maker from the Aardman studio will lead participants through the steps to create one of Aardman’s iconic characters: Shaun the Sheep or Feathers McGraw.

Have any burning questions you might have about Aardman and their making process? Or perhaps you just want to get stuck in making the iconic characters!


  • The workshop is suitable for age 5+. Children should be accompanied by an adult.
  • Saturday – Shaun the Sheep: 12pm, 2pm and 4pm
  • Sunday – Feathers McGraw: 12pm, 2pm and 4pm
  • Each workshop lasts approx. 1 hour
  • This FREE workshop is perfect for adults and children alike!

Pre-booking recommended / limited walk-up spaces, subject to availability. 





2019 Trusts & Foundations

The National Festival Of Making Delivery Team

The National Festival of Making is supported with funding from Arts Council England and Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council

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