Firstsite enlists world renowned artists for home activity packs

Art is where the home is by Firstsite

Colchester’s Firstsite invites you to stay inspired with creative activities to do at home.

The Art is where the home is activity packs have been developed in collaboration with acclaimed artists including Grayson PerryAntony GormleySarah LucasGillian WearingIdris KhanCornelia ParkerJeremy DellerVanley Burke, and many more.

Anyone can have a go – there are no specialist materials required. You can choose to do one or two of them, or all of them. You can do them on your own or with other people. Morning, noon or night!

And, incredibly, Firstsite have made these resources completely FREE to download!

When you have made your artworks, be sure to share your creations by posting on your chosen social media channels, and don’t forget to tag Firstsite!


Firstsite’s award-winning gallery and satellite venues show a diverse mix of the very best historic, modern and contemporary art from around the world, for everyone, every day.

The Firstsite mission is to improve the well-being and life-chances of all residents of East Anglia through innovation, ingenuity and creativity; empowering people, no matter their background, to be creative together and lead happier and healthier lives.

The Firstsite galleries, café, and shop are now open everyday 10am – 5pm, with cinema screenings into the evening. Find out what’s on.

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