Star Wars Identities School Holiday Workshops

These Autumn School Holidays, head to the Powerhouse Museum, with a series of exhilaratingly educational workshops as part of STAR WARS Identities.

Powerhouse Museum, Sydney, Sydney, NSW
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STAR WARS TM Identities: The Exhibition at the Powerhouse Museum is open until 10 June 2019. 


Featuring out of this world educational workshops as part of the Star Wars Identities Exhibition at the Powerhouse Museum and an array of artistic and performance based workshops at Casula – there’s something for everyone on offer this school holidays!

  • littleBits Droid Inventor: Ever wanted to build your very own R2-D2 or C-3PO? This workshop will introduce kids to innovative design tool littleBits, with easily snap together working lights, switches and buzzers to build their own droids. Kids will also learn about Artificial Intelligence, and what it really means to be a robot. 24 April 2019 @ 10am -4pm (Ages 7 – 8).

  • Star Wars Special Effects: Create your own signature sound effect for a special power of your own! In this workshop, recreate classic special effects using creative cloud and other technologies, and learn how certain sounds are crucial to the identities of their favourite characters. 16 April 2019 2019 @ 10am -4pm (Ages 11 - 13).
  • Cosplay Design Principles: What’s a great character without their own signature item? From lightsabers topersonalised emblems, this workshop will guide kids through designing and crafting their own personalized props based on the Star Wars universe. Using thermoplastics and heat guns, participants can take their newly-created designs home with them. 17 April 2019 @ 10am -4pm (Ages 10 - 12).
  • Cardboard Engineer: Let your inner craft-maker travel to a galaxy far, far away and let their imaginations go wild. Armed with thermoplastics, cutter printers, articulated joints and mechanisms, participants will create their own Star Wars identity from scratch in this exciting workshop. 18 April 2019 @ 10am -4pm (Ages 8 - 10).
  • Explore the Forces in our world in FREE FOR KIDS daily activities. From air resistance force to muscular force to gravitational force, complete a series of challenges using physics, technology and your ingenuity! Create and prototype a flying creation and test it out in big wind tubes. Move magnets to draw and make your own designs at magnetic tables. Explore tension as you squeeze through our tension walls. 13 – 28 April 2019, (Ages 5 – 12).

Date
19 Mar 2019 - 30 Apr 2019
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Age Group
5 , 6 , 7 , 8 , 9 , 10 , 11 , 12
Cost
FREE Daily Activities. Star Wars Exhibit is ticketed.
Location and Details
Powerhouse Museum, Sydney, Sydney, NSW