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Even Minimal Creative Activity Boosts Wellbeing, Research Finds

Mon 20 May 2019

Even Minimal Creative Activity Boosts Wellbeing, Research Finds

A study of 50,000 people has shown that regardless of the skill behind it, taking part in creative activity helps people manage their emotions, build confidence and explore solutions to problems – even a brief amount of .....Read more

meet 20+ artists and makers at art at the house 2019

Fri 17 May 2019

meet 20+ artists and makers at art at the house 2019

art at the house returns to Cliffe House in Shepley for its 2nd year, promising another fabulous two days of creative, interactive experiences combined with good food and drink, children’s activities and music. MEET .....Read more

Spring Handmade Fair Saturday 25th May

Wed 15 May 2019

Spring Handmade Fair Saturday 25th May

We our hosting our first Spring Fair is happening on Saturday 25th May 10am to 4pm at Globe Arts Studio, Carr Lane, Slaithwaite. We are pleased to announce that over 20 local artists and makers will be showcasing thei.....Read more

Free Community Courses - Taster Sessions in June

Sat 11 May 2019

Free Community Courses - Taster Sessions in June

Join us at our sites across Kirklees throughout June to have a go at something new! Come and explore different activities in our specialist surroundings. Courses include Jewellery Making, Knit and Knatter, Ceramics fo.....Read more

Circle, Line and Geometric Patterns - June

Fri 10 May 2019

Circle, Line and Geometric Patterns - June

Day workshop Saturday 8th June 2019 10am – 4pm £70.00 Join artist and printmaker Saba Rifat in June to explore traditional geometric patterns through screenprinting on paper. On this one-day workshop you will be .....Read more

Sumi Perera - Artist Talk

Fri 10 May 2019

Sumi Perera - Artist Talk

Evening event Friday 17th May 2019 6 – 7pm £10.00 - Booking required We are delighted to welcome back Sumi Perera to WYPW – artist, printmaker and winner of our 2015 Flourish Award for Excellence in Printmaking. .....Read more

Free Half Term Family Courses

Wed 08 May 2019

Free Half Term Family Courses

Join us during the half term holiday for some FREE family fun workshops taking place at our Huddersfield and Dewsbury Centres. Contact us on 01484 437070 or ace@kirkleescollege.ac.uk to reserve a place...Read more

Open Studios Deadline extended

Wed 01 May 2019

Open Studios Deadline extended

Thanks to some lovely features in our new web site, we've been able to extend our Open Studios registration deadline until Monday 6th May - please tag and share with all your arty friends - and go see our lovely new web .....Read more

New Workshops at Grandey's Place

Wed 01 May 2019

New Workshops at Grandey's Place

An exciting new move for Gizzi Leather I am very pleased to be able to announce that I will be moving into a new workshop space at Grandey’s Place Heritage Craft Centre, Much Hadham. I hope to be able to set up my new w.....Read more

Drypoint & the Human Figure – May

Tue 30 Apr 2019

Drypoint & the Human Figure – May

Sat 11 May £60 - Day workshop 11.30 - 4.30 Tutor: Sumiko Eadon We welcome back visiting tutor Sumiko Eadon for this day workshop which focuses on the intaglio printmaking process of drypoint in relation to the .....Read more

Screen Printing: Paper - May

Tue 30 Apr 2019

Screen Printing: Paper - May

Sat 11 & Sun 12 May £135 - Weekend course 10 - 4 Tutor: Clare Caulfield Spend a weekend learning screen printing in our professionally equipped workshop with artist and printmaker Clare Caulfield. Learn how to .....Read more

Free Community Courses in May

Tue 30 Apr 2019

Free Community Courses in May

Join us throughout May to support the Mental Health Foundation’s campaign to have open conversations about mental health. We are offering some exciting courses that will support your wellbeing in many different ways whet.....Read more

Print Day in May - this Saturday!

Mon 29 Apr 2019

Print Day in May - this Saturday!

PRINT DAY IN MAY! Saturday 4th May 2019 10.30am – 3pm Free admission, no booking necessary Suggested donation for activities £2 per head On Saturday 4th May we will open our doors once again to celebrate PRINT D.....Read more

Developing Your Creative Practice

Sun 28 Apr 2019

Developing Your Creative Practice

Sarah was recently awarded a bursary from Arts Council England to develop her creative practice. She will be looking at methods of display, development of surface decoration and the incorporation of (very subtle) sound i.....Read more

Exhibiting in Japan

Sun 28 Apr 2019

Exhibiting in Japan

Sarah has just heard that she has been accepted to exhibit her work at the Sasama International Ceramics Festival in Japan in the autumn. This will be a fantastic opportunity to meet Japanese artists and make connections.....Read more

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