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Globe Arts Studios- Spring Hand Made Fair

Sat 25 May 2019

Globe Arts Studios- Spring Hand Made Fair

We are delighted to have been invited to take part in the Spring Hand Made Fair at Globe Arts Studios, in Slaithwaite on Saturday 25th May! We shall be selling our wide range of cards, prints and other merchandise in .....Read more

Life Drawing Class

Sat 25 May 2019

Life Drawing Class

Life Drawing session. Book early to ensure a place! A tutor led session for the beginner and more experienced person. If you are a seasoned professional at life drawing then why not book on the course and use this sessio.....Read more

St John's (Kirkheaton Parish Church) Art Festival 2019

Sat 25 to Mon 27 May 2019 (3 days)

St John's (Kirkheaton Parish Church) Art Festival 2019

We will be taking part in this Bank Holiday Arts Festival, at St John's Parish Church. As well as paintings, there will be photography, textiles, pottery and crafts from the local community. It runs from Saturday 25th Ma.....Read more

Wire Jewellery Course - May 2019

Sat 04 to Sat 25 May 2019 (3 weeks)

Wire Jewellery Course - May 2019

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

SCRAPtastic Showcase!

Wed 08 to Thu 30 May 2019 (3 weeks)

SCRAPtastic Showcase!

SCRAPtastic Showcase We are all connected – everything we do, everything we buy, everything we eat, everything we wear, everything we throw away, has an impact on our planet. Do you know where the things you use and .....Read more

Horsing Around

Mon 27 to Fri 31 May 2019 (5 days)

Horsing Around

Hoof it to the National Coal Mining Museum in May where our ponies Eric, Ernie and Bud are celebrating Finn’s birthday. Visit the stables and say hello then have a go at our special horsey crafts during May Half Term...Read more

Sumi Perera – Liminal Spaces III

Sat 18 May to Sat 22 Jun 2019 (1 month)

Sumi Perera – Liminal Spaces III

18 May – 22 June Sumi Perera is an interdisciplinary artist, who generates mixed media installations, usually bearing the narrative of a book form. Sumi has undertaken residencies at CAFA, Beijing (2007), the AIR for .....Read more

Kumihimo Braiding Workshop - May 2019

Tue 28 May 2019

Kumihimo Braiding Workshop - May 2019

Kumihimo Braiding This is a really engaging, easy to grasp, form of braiding using a disc to enable you to make professional looking jewellery. Tuesday 28th May .....Read more

Creepy Crafts

Tue 28 to Wed 29 May 2019 (2 days)

Creepy Crafts

Half term bug craft session, includes making games, bug hotels and sun catchers - fun for all the family! £2 per child, no booking is required and all ages are welcome! Tuesday 28 May 11am-1pm and 2pm-4pm...Read more

Silver Jewellery Workshops with Mia Calderisi

Tue 14 May to Sat 22 Jun 2019 (1 month)

Silver Jewellery Workshops with Mia Calderisi

Mia Calderisi of Designs by Mia is an amazing contemporary jeweller and experienced tutor. We are delighted that she joins us for a series of workshops through 2019. Mia Calderisi of Designs by Mia is an amazing conte.....Read more

Plein Air Watercolour Painting

Tue 14 May to Tue 25 Jun 2019 (1 month)

Plein Air Watercolour Painting

Six Sessions of Watercolour (May/June 2019) During these six creative sessions you will have studio time and practice to paint ‘en plein-air’ (outdoors). Here some of the exiting topics which will be covered: Explo.....Read more

Teens Sharing Our Love of Reading

Wed 08 May to Wed 19 Jun 2019 (1 month)

Teens Sharing Our Love of Reading

We Are: Teens, sharing our love of reading. A teen reading group sharing books; enjoying new experiences; connecting. We'll get creative and be inspired. Come join us to shadow the Carnegie Book Award 2019 and.....Read more

Upcycling for Summer - Free Course

Thu 23 May to Thu 04 Jul 2019 (1 month)

Upcycling for Summer - Free Course

Working in partnership with the brilliant S2R Create Space, join our wonderful teacher Yelena for our free Upcycling and Alterations course. Bring along a piece of clothing that you would like to alter. Starting Thurs.....Read more

Jane Burgess at Batley Art Gallery

Mon 29 Apr to Sat 15 Jun 2019 (2 months)

Jane Burgess at Batley Art Gallery

Until 15th June 2019 Through My Eyes Jane Burgess A touring retrospective exhibition of landscape paintings in oils and watercolours. ‘I love watercolour as a medium for its luminosity and immediacy of use. When .....Read more

Candle Making  Workshop

Wed 29 May 2019

Candle Making Workshop

Candle Making Workshop Create your own poured candles using soy wax, scents, decoration, jam jars, vintage tea cups and more. Wednesday 29th May 13:00 - 15:00 *Please be aware this session will .....Read more

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