Discover the Takashi Murakami Art Inspiration Workshop for Children!

Discover the Takashi Murakami Art Inspiration Workshop for Children!

Are you looking for a unique and enriching activity for your child this summer? We are excited to announce our latest offering: the Takashi Murakami Art Inspiration Workshop! This special event is designed to inspire young artists by introducing them to the vibrant and imaginative world of Takashi Murakami, one of the most influential contemporary artists of our time.

Workshop Details

Date: Wednesday 7th August

Time: 10:45 - 12:15

Location: Whitstable Umbrella Community Centre, Oxford Street, Whitstable, Kent CT5 1DD

Accessibility: The venue is wheelchair and pushchair accessible, with accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

What Your Child Will Experience

In this immersive workshop, children will have the opportunity to create their own works of art, drawing inspiration from Takashi Murakami's distinctive style. Our experienced art instructors will guide them through the process of painting and drawing on canvas, teaching them various techniques and encouraging their creativity and self-expression.

Here’s what your child can look forward to:

  • Hands-On Art Creation: Using vibrant colours and playful motifs, children will create their own Murakami-inspired masterpieces.

  • Educational Insights: Kids will learn about the life and work of Takashi Murakami, gaining an understanding of his artistic influences and the significance of his "Superflat" art movement.

  • Creative Expression: This workshop is a fantastic opportunity for young artists to express themselves and explore new artistic techniques in a fun, supportive environment.

About Takashi Murakami

Takashi Murakami is a Japanese artist renowned for his ability to merge traditional Japanese art with contemporary pop culture. His "Superflat" art movement challenges the boundaries between high art and commercial art, making his work both accessible and universally appealing. Murakami's signature style includes bright, bold colours and cheerful, whimsical characters, often featuring flowers, smiling faces, and other playful elements.

Murakami’s works have been exhibited in prestigious galleries and museums worldwide, and he has collaborated with numerous high-profile brands and artists, further cementing his status as a major figure in the contemporary art scene. By blending the past with the present, Murakami creates art that is both timeless and modern, captivating audiences of all ages.

Why Join Our Workshop?

Participating in the Takashi Murakami Art Inspiration Workshop offers numerous benefits for young artists:

  • Develop Artistic Skills: Your child will learn new painting and drawing techniques that they can apply to their future art projects.

  • Boost Confidence: Creating art in a supportive environment helps children build self-confidence and express themselves freely.

  • Encourage Creativity: Exposure to Murakami’s unique style will inspire children to think outside the box and explore their own artistic voices.

  • Have Fun: Most importantly, the workshop is designed to be an enjoyable and engaging experience for all participants.

How to Register

Spaces for the Takashi Murakami Art Inspiration Workshop are limited, so don’t wait to reserve your child’s spot!


We can’t wait to meet your creative child!


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