Draw Derby at the Museum of Making

21/05/2022, 10.30am till 12.30pm

Museum of Making

Silk Mill Lane off Full Street




Museum of Making at Derby Silk has undergone a £18m refurbishment and welcomed its first visitors in May 2021. Derby’s stunning Silk Mill building stands…

Draw Derby is a free untutored bring your own materials Drawing session organised by Karen Logan, in a special event presented in partnership with Derby Museums, come and meet likeminded others and DRAW!

Bring a curious, playful attitude, no judgement, no experience needed and all levels of experience welcome. Drawing requires in-depth looking, looking is an act of attention and taking time to draw the city is an act of love.

How does it work?

Please bring something to draw with and something to draw on. There are no rules about materials – use what you like. No materials provided.

We all draw. This is not a tutored event. You draw what you see, in your own way.

After two hours we will share drawings and exchange supportive feedback.


What will we draw?

The Museum of Making will provide our inspiration, you will draw what is around you and are free to focus on a particular inspiration – people, buildings, nature, etc.


What do I need to do?

Chose what to bring and prepare sketching materials

Check the forecast and dress appropriately

Tickets are free but must be booked in advance


Suitable for Adults. 


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