Scratch the Surface

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Scratch the Surface

Drop-in Workshop

Date and time

Sunday 10 August, 11am–1pm (repeated 2–4pm)

Room 9

Sarah Tombs and Tracey Bush

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Explore the use of gold in the National Gallery paintings with artists Sarah Tombs and Tracey Bush. Use the classical technique of sgraffito (literally, scratching away) to make your own golden patterns.

Family holiday activities

During the holidays, join a range of activities at the Gallery designed for all ages. From special themed tours to workshops and storytelling, you’ll find plenty of ways to have fun together as a family.