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Find out about arts, cultural and creative events in Kirklees, West Yorkshire - covering Huddersfield, Holmfirth, Dewsbury, Batley and surrounding areas.

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Life Drawing (all ages)

Sat 26 May 2018

Life Drawing (all ages)

As the New Light Prize exhibition comes to Huddersfield Art Gallery, there will be an exciting programme of workshops. Working with experienced tutor and artist Helen Peyton this two hour life drawing workshop will foc.....Read more

Lino Etching Weekend- May

Sat 26 to Sun 27 May 2018 (2 days)

Lino Etching Weekend- May

Weekend course Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th May 2018 10 – 4 £135.00 Join artist and printmaker Jenny Thomas for this innovative course, exploring ways of making relief printed images using a caustic soda paste to .....Read more

Inky Fingers Print Club - Spring Bank Workshop

Tue 29 May 2018

Inky Fingers Print Club - Spring Bank Workshop

8- 12 year olds Tuesday 29th May 2018 2 – 4 pm Play with print to make posters inspired by Picasso, Matisse and Hockney. Have fun and make friends at our holiday Print Club for 8-12 year olds. Experiment with c.....Read more

SYMBIOTIC PROCESS  -Human – Machine – Textiles- Exhibition

Tue 29 May to Sat 02 Jun 2018 (5 days)

SYMBIOTIC PROCESS -Human – Machine – Textiles- Exhibition

This is an exhibition reflecting on the relationship between artist and machine through the use of textiles and a creative process by research students at the University of Huddersfield, Juliet Crowther and Ellie P Smit.....Read more

Inspired by Life Exhibition

Sat 05 May to Sat 02 Jun 2018 (1 month)

Inspired by Life Exhibition

Inspired by Life is an exciting exhibition of figurative art and portraits by Colne Valley artists Abi Anderson and Kevin Threlfall. The exhibition runs for 1 month 10am to 3pm Monday to Saturday (closed Fridays), wit.....Read more

Arts Award Explore - 6 week course

Sat 21 Apr to Sat 26 May 2018 (1 month)

Arts Award Explore - 6 week course

This award is an Entry Level 3 qualification on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF). It is the perfect stepping stone from our introductory award, Arts Award Discover, to the Level 1 qualification, Bronze Arts A.....Read more

Introduction to Modelmaking - 6 week course

Sat 21 Apr to Sat 26 May 2018 (1 month)

Introduction to Modelmaking - 6 week course

A six week intensive model making course, suitable for young artists interested in developing their fine paintwork and building/modelling skills. Over the six weeks we'll create a fantasy landscape with buildings, and wi.....Read more

WYPWexhibition - Original Artists’ Posters

Tue 22 May to Sat 30 Jun 2018 (1 month)

WYPWexhibition - Original Artists’ Posters

22nd May – 30th June 2018 Original lithographic posters from the Goldmark Gallery for exhibitions by some of the leading 20th century artists, including Picasso, Matisse, Miro, Braque, Leger and Hockney. Many of th.....Read more

MHAW Exhibition - Paintings & Artwork by Glen Williams

Sat 19 May to Thu 28 Jun 2018 (1 month)

MHAW Exhibition - Paintings & Artwork by Glen Williams

Exhibition of artwork by Glen Williams 19th May - 28th June 2018 Opening event: Saturday 19th May, 1pm - 3pm, all welcome! Help us to celebrate Mental Health Awareness Week and join us for the opening event of Glen.....Read more

Geoffrey Harrop and Sammy Palfrey exhibition

Fri 20 Apr to Sat 02 Jun 2018 (1 month)

Geoffrey Harrop and Sammy Palfrey exhibition

‘As close friends Geoff and I have shared our artistic knowledge and skills, Geoff being the painter, and me as printmaker. This exhibition is a mixture of our work in both discipline. Learning a new method of artistic e.....Read more

Mosaic Club

Thu 03 May to Thu 28 Jun 2018 (2 months)

Mosaic Club

During the Mosaic Club you will use broken tiles, plates, shells, glass, beads and lots more to create mosaic masterpieces. You will have the option to create wall art, flower pots and photo frames, to name but a few. I.....Read more

Graphic Design in Screen Print – Printmaker’s Toolkit Session

Tue 05 Jun 2018

Graphic Design in Screen Print – Printmaker’s Toolkit Session

Artist Talk/Demo Morning session Tuesday 5th June 2018 10.30 – 11.30 £10.00 In our June Printmaker’s Toolkit Session, join graphic designer Ben Whittington, Design & Print for an insight into how he uses scree.....Read more

Upcycled Book Binding

Tue 05 Jun 2018

Upcycled Book Binding

Upcycled Book Binding Up-cycle old hardback books into new notebooks using Coptic Book Binding techniques. This uses stitching that allows the book pages to open flat and is perfect for making sketchbooks. Tuesda.....Read more

Beginners Photography Course - West Yorkshire

Wed 06 Jun 2018

Beginners Photography Course - West Yorkshire

Photography, and in particular landscape photography has never been as popular as it is right now. There’s so much readily available information on the internet, and various classroom based courses and workshops that it .....Read more

Botanical Mono Printing

Wed 06 Jun 2018

Botanical Mono Printing

Lunch Break Crafts* Botanical Print Making Use your lunch break as a chance to get creative with some simple, playful and accessible crafts! In this session we’ll be making mono-prints using nat.....Read more

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