Half term is approaching in the UK, so if you're looking for things to do, you've come to the right place! October might not be the best month for outdoor fun, but there are some great Shaun the Sheep events taking place so you can have fun indoors this school holiday! Here's our round-up:
Shaun takeover at Jungle Rumble Crazy Golf Centre, Bristol - 23rd October
Calling all Bristol-based Shaun fans - Shaun's going to be at the Cabot Circus Jungle Rumble adventure golf centre on 23rd October! Try your hand at Shaun's fab new golf game, Puzzle Putt, have a pic taken with Shaun or make your own Shaun the Sheep to take home at a model-making workshop. You can also practise your golf shots on the fantatic Jungle Rumble courses.
Join a storyboarding session at National Media Museum
Learn the art of storyboarding - an essential part of the animation process - with Aardman storyboard artist Jay Clarke. He'll be at the National Media Museum in Bradford on the 24th October for a creative family-friendly workshop as part of The Big Draw, the world's largest drawing festival. You can find out more and book your tickets on the National Media Museum website.
Make a Shaun at The Courtyard, Herefordshire - 28th October
The Courtyard is hosting its very first Family Festival, and Aardman is going to be there! As part of a fun programme of events for children, you can join an Aardman expert who will show you the steps to making your very own clay Shaun to take home! Two workshops takes place on 28th October - find out full details and book your tickets here.
Visit the Lamb's End exhibition in Cornwall
If the weather is set to fair and you're in the South West over the holidays, why not pop into the fantastic Shaun exhibition at Land's End? Explore a life-size Mossy Bottom Farm and try your hand at animation, as well as having fun with the green screen and starring in your very own Shaun the Sheep adventure! Visit the Land's End website for full details.
Try your hand at making a Shaun or a Gromit at Rise Bookstore, Bristol - 29th November
If you've already enjoyed a Shaun model making experience how about seeing how your Gromit-making skills shape up? Bristol's Rise Bookstore is holding workshops on Sunday 1st Novemeber to celebrate the release of the revised Cracking Animations book. Make a Shaun or a Gromit then take your handiwork home with you!
Find out about favourite Aardman characters at Portsmouth Museum
Aardman favourites Timmy and Morph feature in the fantastic Story of Children's TV exhibition that is touring the UK and makes its next stop at Portsmouth Museum from 17th October until 28th February 2016. Packed with interactive exhibitions for kids both big and small, this fascinating exhibition traces TV history from 1946 to the present day. Visit the Portsmouth Museum website for opening times and more details.
Get creative with Shaun on PopJam
Did you know that Shaun has a channel on PopJam, a fun and creative community where you can share your artworks, enjoy quizzes and puzzles, play games and follow your favourite characters? The app is free to download and all content is checked so that it's safe for young users. Take a look at the PopJam site to read full information and FAQs.
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