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Etching Weekend – April

Sat 27 to Sun 28 Apr 2019 (2 days)

Etching Weekend – April

Tutor: Kate Desforges This course is all about learning the basics of etching. You will learn how to use hard ground, soft ground and aquatint to enable you to create a wide variety of marks and effects. Hard ground p.....Read more

Introduction to Jewellery-making Course

Sat 27 to Sun 28 Apr 2019 (2 days)

Introduction to Jewellery-making Course

This two-day course is designed to give you a full introduction to the tools and methods of basic jewellery-making. With a class of just four students, in his new, fully equipped studio, Karl will guide you through t.....Read more

Leeds Fine Artists: Showcase 2019

Sat 16 Feb to Sat 11 May 2019 (3 months)

Leeds Fine Artists: Showcase 2019

Established in 1874, Leeds Fine Artists is one of the oldest and most prestigious regional arts organisations in the North of England. This exhibition showcases artworks by current members...Read more

David Blackburn MBE:  Works from the Studio Estate

Sat 02 Mar to Sat 01 Jun 2019 (3 months)

David Blackburn MBE: Works from the Studio Estate

This unmissable new exhibition, twenty five years after David Blackburn’s memorable retrospective at Huddersfield Art Gallery, presents the opportunity to see a large body of work from the late visionary landscape artist.....Read more

Huddersfield Library: An Introduction to Calligraphy

Mon 29 Apr 2019

Huddersfield Library: An Introduction to Calligraphy

An event running as part of the Writing: Making Your Mark exhibition. An introduction to the art of calligraphy. Learn the basics and try your hand at some calligraphic techniques. Please note, attendees will need.....Read more

Elision

Mon 29 Apr 2019

Elision

Monday 29 April 2019 (postponed from 29 November 2018) 7:30pm St Paul's Hall Daryl Buckley, Peter Neville and Tristram Williams of Australia’s famed ELISION ensemble premiere new works by Huddersfield postgraduate c.....Read more

Macramé Plant Hangers Workshop - April 2019

Mon 29 Apr 2019

Macramé Plant Hangers Workshop - April 2019

Macramé Plant Hangers Workshop Create a perfect plant hanger using recycled materials. This retro craft mixes knotting and braiding to make a sturdy hammock for your plants. Monday 29th April .....Read more

Yorkshire rival poets Philip Larkin and Ted Hughes finally broug

Wed 10 Apr to Sun 21 Jul 2019 (3 months)

Yorkshire rival poets Philip Larkin and Ted Hughes finally broug

‘Larkin and Hughes: Poets and Rivals’ is an exhibition, on display in the University’s Heritage Quay, is a “major contribution to Hughes-Larkin story” – The exhibition runs to the 21 July THE two men widely regarded a.....Read more

Silver Jewellery Workshops with Mia Calderisi

Tue 29 Jan to Tue 14 May 2019 (3 months)

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

Cats

Mon 29 Apr to Sat 04 May 2019 (6 days)

Cats

Huddersfield Light Opera Company The Jellicle Cats come out to play on one special night of the year – the night of the Jellicle Ball. One by one they tell their stories for the amusement of Old Deuteronomy, their wise .....Read more

Slaithwaite Library: Trees in Mind: A creative writing workshop

Wed 01 May 2019

Slaithwaite Library: Trees in Mind: A creative writing workshop

Trees In Mind project is offering a series of creative writing workshops across the Colne Valley to immortalise the journey of the valley during World War One. From individual stories on the front to the women’s suffrage.....Read more

Rag Rug Brooches Workshop - May 2019

Wed 01 May 2019

Rag Rug Brooches Workshop - May 2019

Rag Rug Brooches Workshop Create your own brooches using rag rug techniques, Suffolk puffs and buttons. . Wednesday 1st May 13:00 - 15:00 £6 per person, Advance booking req.....Read more

Lino Printing at Crafty Praxis, 1/5/19 7-9

Wed 01 May 2019

Lino Printing at Crafty Praxis, 1/5/19 7-9

This workshop is perfect for anyone who likes drawing and print making. Lino has a really lovely quality that prints in a bold and slightly rustic way. In this session you will learn how to cut lino perfectly with a vari.....Read more

Temporary Contemporary Happening

Wed 01 May 2019

Temporary Contemporary Happening

Join us for the next Temporary Contemporary Happening which will be happening in the afternoon of 1 May 2019 from 2-5pm and all will be welcome. The evening will feature a market gallery preview of Charlotte Goldthor.....Read more

Market Showcase End of Year Show

Wed 01 to Tue 07 May 2019 (1 week)

Market Showcase End of Year Show

Y2: End of Year Show - BA (Hons) Contemporary Art Illustration (second years). 1-7 May 2019. Preview 1 May 2019 from 2-5..Read more

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