The Zoom Club: Animation Lab

Calling all animation adventurers! Pack your wackiest ideas and delve into your imagination in the awesome Animation Lab!

The Zoom Club: Animation Lab

About The Zoom Club: Animation Lab

10th April 2019
12th April 2019
17th April 2019
plus 1 more date(s), see below for more info
1.30pm | 2 hours
Summerhall
1 Summerhall , Edinburgh South EH9 1PL
£16
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Calling all animation adventurers! Pack your wackiest ideas and delve into your imagination in the awesome Animation Lab! Become a part-time palaeontologist during our Dino Dig; a magician of optical illusions through Magic and Light, a master of machines in Human Cyborgs or head off to explore The Red Planet.

For ages 6–8.

Presented by The Zoom Club

Additional Dates: 12 April 2019, 17 April 2019, 19 April 2019

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for The Zoom Club: Animation Lab are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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