Bookable Schools and Community Workshops

Schools Workshops at Tramway

Tramway is delighted to offer bookable workshops exploring our Jan-Mar 2017 programme​, available on the following dates:

FEBRUARY: Tuesdays 14, 21, 28 | Wednesdays 15, 22
MARCH: Tuesdays 7, 14, 21, 28 | Wednesday 1​
11.30am Pre-5 (45 minutes)
1pm Primary/Secondary/Community Groups (90 minutes)     

FREE, booking required (see bottom of page)​​
We have limited capacity. Workshops are strictly first-come, first-served.

If you are part of a community group or school, and would like to book a workshop for your group or class please get in touch. 

Workshops will explore materials and ideas in Claire Barclay’s and Oliver Laric’s work. All workshops include a tour of the two exhibitions* and a practical activity, looking at themes of manufacture, design and material.
*Please note: Oliver Laric’s exhibition closes on 19 March, so the 21 & 28 March sessions will focus on Claire Barclay only

More about tailored sessions​

Pre-5s (45 minutes)
The pre-5 workshop offers children a chance to play with fabrics to make sails and dens inspired by Claire Barclay’s work, finishing with a short visit to the gallery at 12 noon.

Primary (90 minutes)
The primary workshop includes a tour of the exhibitions, and a practical activity in the Tramway Studio.

Secondary (90 minutes)
The secondary workshop includes a tour of the exhibitions, a discussion exercise in the galleries, and a practical activity in the Tramway Studio

Community Groups
The community group workshop includes a tour of the exhibition, and a practical activity in the Tramway Studio, and can be adapted to the needs and interests of your group.

Booking: Book by completing and submitting the booking form​ which can be downloaded from this page. Return completed form to by 9 February.

Please note, we aim to respond to all booking requests within 10 working days. For any additional queries or to amend a booking, please contact 0141 302 2810 or email​​​

Special requirements: The workshop can be tailored to your group’s age and interests and we can accommodate groups with additional support needs. Tramway is fully wheelchair accessible. Please indicate on your booking form if your group has any special requirements.