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The Mill Next Door & Meet the Artist

Sat 13 Jan to Sat 03 Feb 2018 (3 weeks)

The Mill Next Door & Meet the Artist

Globe Gallery is proud to present a one-woman show by local artist Sylvi Gibbs. Her imaginative work captures her response to changes in the Colne Valley. Join her for the launch of her exhition on Saturday 13th Januar.....Read more

Wire Jewellery Course- January 2018

Sat 06 to Sat 27 Jan 2018 (3 weeks)

Wire Jewellery Course- January 2018

Wire Jewellery Course During this Wire Jewellery Course we will be producing the following: ● A basic swirl ● A chain ● Rings ● Pendants ● Earrings ● Wrapped beads ● A coil and double coil of wir.....Read more

Mindful Drawing with Maggie O'Keefe

Thu 11 Jan to Thu 08 Feb 2018 (1 month)

Mindful Drawing with Maggie O'Keefe

“Mindfulness means the awareness that arises from paying attention in a particular way; on purpose, in the present moment, and non-judgmentally.” Jon Kabat-Zinn 1990 Surely drawing is a perfect way to stay present in .....Read more

WYPWcourses - Experimental Screen Printing with Paper Stencils

Sat 20 Jan 2018

WYPWcourses - Experimental Screen Printing with Paper Stencils

Day workshop Saturday 20th January 2018 11 – 3 Learn screen printing with paper stencils! This simple technique is a great way of screen printing. With a scalpel, paper and some basic equipment you’ll be creating mu.....Read more

WYPWcourses - Big Linocuts – January

Sat 20 to Sun 21 Jan 2018 (2 days)

WYPWcourses - Big Linocuts – January

Weekend course Saturday 20th / Sunday 21st January 2018 11 – 4 This course will show you how to make big, bold, colourful linocuts using one A3-size lino block, some simple tools and our large hand-printing press. Y.....Read more

Unobtania by Peter Robson (art exhibition)

Fri 01 Dec 2017 to Sat 27 Jan 2018 (2 months)

Unobtania by Peter Robson (art exhibition)

Our next exhibition by artist Peter Robson, which launches on Friday 1st December (6pm to 8pm) - we hope that you'll be able to join us. Peter Robson's 'Unobtania' presents politically driven events in order to provo.....Read more

Discover and Develop Watercolour

Tue 09 Jan to Tue 20 Mar 2018 (2 months)

Discover and Develop Watercolour

10 week EVENING course Tuesdays at 18.00pm – 20.30pm 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th January, 6th, 20th, 27th February and 6th, 13th, 20th March 2018 Have you bee.....Read more

Artist led workshops

Tue 23 Jan 2018

Artist led workshops

Our artist led workshops are the perfect opportunity to develop a new skill, working alongside a talented, local artist. The half day sessions give an insight into each artists specialist technique, giving you chance to.....Read more

Maxwell Doig: A Sense of Place

Tue 28 Nov 2017 to Sat 03 Mar 2018 (3 months)

Maxwell Doig: A Sense of Place

We are thrilled to be hosting an exhibition of recent work by acclaimed artist Maxwell Doig. Born in Huddersfield, this exhibition features his stunning series of architectural paintings...Read more

Pyrography Course

Tue 23 Jan to Tue 13 Feb 2018 (3 weeks)

Pyrography Course

Pyrography ‘Wood Burning’ Course Discover new ways to personalise and decorate wooden items using pyrography ‘wood burning’ tools. *All equipment and some materials will be provided but please bring with you any .....Read more

Gamma Photoforum

Sat 13 Jan to Tue 08 May 2018 (4 months)

Gamma Photoforum

A showcase of the work of members of Gamma Photoforum, a group of enthusiasts and professional photographers representing a high standard of photography...Read more

Procession of The Weeping Sisters

Thu 25 Jan 2018

Procession of The Weeping Sisters

6.00pm Beginning at St George’s Square, ending at the University of Huddersfield A solemn procession of four large figures of weeping women, remembering Jewish, Bosnian, Kurdish and Roma genocides, accompanied by.....Read more

Life Drawing - Tuesdays 6.30pm

Tue 09 Jan to Mon 21 May 2018 (4 months)

Life Drawing - Tuesdays 6.30pm

Develop a wide range of fundamental techniques using wet and dry media. Friendly atmosphere, small class size, experienced tutor, and a variety of models, all abilities welcome from beginners to those wishing to develop.....Read more

WYPWcourses - Letterpress Weekend – January

Sat 27 to Sun 28 Jan 2018 (2 days)

WYPWcourses - Letterpress Weekend – January

Weekend course Saturday 27th / Sunday 28th January 2018 11 – 5 Saturday, 11.30 – 5.30 Sunday Learn to print letterpress! This course will show you all the basics of setting and printing wood and lead type, to create.....Read more

Word & Image: The Illustrators

Sun 28 Jan 2018

Word & Image: The Illustrators

Sundays 14 & 28 January and 11 February 2pm Lecture series: Simon Poë talks about 19th and 20th Century British artists from Tenniel, who worked for Punch and illustrated Alice in Wonderland, to Beardsley and giants of .....Read more

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