• The Art of Wallace & Gromit Opens at the Rheged Centre in Cumbria!

    The Art of Wallace & Gromit: 5thJuly – 8th September, Rheged Centre

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    The Rheged Centre in Cumbria have a fantastic new activity-packed exhibition that reveals the artistry that goes into every scene of Wallace & Gromit’s classic animated adventures. Visitors to the exhibition will learn about how Aardman Animations grew from the pet project of two schoolboys into an international, Oscar-winning pioneer in stop-motion animation.

    Try your hand at designing your own character
    Make your own Gromit model using the same clay as the professionals
    Even try your hand at animation using your smartphone or digital camera!

    The exhibition features original sets from the Wallace and Gromit films and a large number of reproductions of character sketches, designs and production photos offering a rare insight into how these treasured British animations were made.

    Admission is £1.50 and under 3s go free! Find out more on the Rheged website