Workshops and Courses

Lanarkshire’s Lego Cinematic UniverseLanarkshire’s LEGO Cinematic Universe

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Wednesday 17 & Wednesday 24 July

10.30am – 12.30pm or 1.30pm – 3.30pm

£8 for two sessions

Suitable for ages 8 years+

Sign up for two half-day animation workshops. Create a short LEGO scene that will connect to create a larger compact animation piece. A chance to use your cinema knowledge of DC/Marvel Universe films.

Choose either 2 x morning or 2 x afternoon session times.




APPLEBOX UNCUT – Short Filmmaking

Summerlee Photomedia Studio

Thursday 18 & Friday 19 July

10.30am – 3pm

£15 for 2 days

Suitable for 8 – 14 years

A two-day course for children interested in filming and acting. Create your own short ‘action/adventure’ film from script to completed production. Learn filming techniques, sound/foley effects, and lighting effects to create real drama.

Please bring snacks and lunch.



The LEGO StairsThe LEGO Stairs

Summerlee Photomedia Studio

Monday 22 & Tuesday 23 July

10.30am – 3pm

£3 per ticket

Suitable for 6 years+

Build the tallest and sturdiest LEGO structure you can in 30 minutes.

Tickets can be purchased for individuals or groups of up to three people.



Photo WalksHidden Areas Photo Walk

Summerlee Photomedia Studio

Tuesday 30 July & Wednesday 7 August

10.30am – 12.30pm

£5 per person

Suitable for 16 years+

Wander around the local area and take photographs of Summerlee Museum’s surroundings.

Cameras can be provided if required.

Dress for the weather.

Free tea/coffee and biscuits on return to Summerlee Museum.



Do Look Now: Introduction to FilmmakingDo Look Now: Introduction to Experimental Filmmaking

Summerlee Photomedia Studio

Thursday 1 – Saturday 3 August

11am – 4pm


Suitable for ages 15 to 19 years

Do Look Now is a three day summer workshop led by award-winning artist and filmmaker Wilma Smith. Participants will explore experimental filmmaking using mental health as a theme to construct their own story concept and make a short film, learning technical aspects of camera, sound and editing.



Contacting Us

If you would like to contact us for more information or to book a class, please call us on 01698 274545 or send us an email.