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Huddersfield BID and Signs by Umberto.

Mon 03 Aug 2020

Huddersfield BID and Signs by Umberto.

Huddersfield Business Improvement District have teamed up with Signs by Umberto to deliver six large scale typographic murals across Huddersfield Town Centre. Currently on going, the work features large scale bright pos.....Read more

Take part in Kirklees Garden Stories this summer

Tue 28 Jul 2020

Take part in Kirklees Garden Stories this summer

Kirklees residents are invited to take part in the Garden Stories project this summer, contributing to two colourful ceramic gardens to be created by Slaithwaite based artists Ammie Flexen and Kathleen Yore. The gardens .....Read more

Kimberley Bevan Art Classes Online: Webinar and Distance learn

Wed 22 Jul 2020

Kimberley Bevan Art Classes Online: Webinar and Distance learn

Weekly Adult Art class Webinar sessions: Explore Acrylics, Water colour, Charcoal and much more across a variety of themes (from portraits, landscapes and animals to still life's). The two hour sessions are jam packed, .....Read more

Herts Open Studios 2020 - virtual windows to the world of art

Mon 13 Jul 2020

Herts Open Studios 2020 - virtual windows to the world of art

PRESS RELEASE Herts Open Studios 2020 – Your Virtual Windows to the World of Art As part of our 30th celebrations, #HertsOpenStudios is going virtual this year. Not only that, but we have new dates, from 1st-30th Sep.....Read more

Kirklees Libraries launch Library Adventures Live!

Mon 13 Jul 2020

Kirklees Libraries launch Library Adventures Live!

On Tuesday 14 July, Kirklees Libraries will be launching an exciting online reading development programme for children in Kirklees. Library Adventures Live! will be the start of a fantastic programme aimed at encourag.....Read more

NATURE'S MEDICINE

Wed 08 Jul 2020

NATURE'S MEDICINE

I am happy to say that I am participating in an Art Exhibition in the garden at Open Door Gallery, Berkhamsted. As the name suggests, artists will show works that illustrate how important nature has been to them durin.....Read more

World Needs Love - Interactive Art Project

Wed 08 Jul 2020

World Needs Love - Interactive Art Project

Everyone is invited to share their message of love in my art project that is happening now in The Piazza - look for the unit next to USC shoe store. The aim of this project is to give people an opportunity to talk ab.....Read more

'Artist of the Month' - Rowland Wheelwright

Wed 01 Jul 2020

'Artist of the Month' - Rowland Wheelwright

Rowland Wheelwright was a painter and illustrator who studied at the Herkomer School of Art in Bushey from 1891-93, and where he became acquainted with Lucy Kemp-Welch. Using a diffuse pastel palette, he depicted equestr.....Read more

Weekly Online Webinar Art Classes

Fri 26 Jun 2020

Weekly Online Webinar Art Classes

Weekly Webinar Art Classes, learn lots of fun and exciting art skills this summer - Acrylics, Oil paints, Pencil drawing, Pastels and much more, themes from landscapes, animals to portraits and still life, students just .....Read more

Art Projects - Distance learning via Email (No Web Cam needed)

Fri 26 Jun 2020

Art Projects - Distance learning via Email (No Web Cam needed)

Simple and fun Web projects covering a host artists skills and mediums: from watercolour Landscapes to graphite portraits to you can buy online, all details are then emailed out. You print them off and complete proje.....Read more

Photographic Competition WINNERS!

Fri 26 Jun 2020

Photographic Competition WINNERS!

And we can now announce the Winners of the 2020 Competition! The Winner of the ‘Bushey’ class is 'Horses at Rest' by Nick Edgeworth (attached). The Winner of the ‘Artists and Craft workers’ class is 'Metal Worker – Marr.....Read more

Kirklees Windrush Day 2020

Wed 17 Jun 2020

Kirklees Windrush Day 2020

Monday 22nd June 2020 will be the third national Windrush Day and you're invited to take part in the first local celebration in Kirklees. After WW2 the Government encouraged people from commonwealth countries to come .....Read more

ZOOM CLASSES

Wed 17 Jun 2020

ZOOM CLASSES

Sad to see my classes , demos, and workshops all postponed...but very happy to say that the zoom classes are going well. So why not join me. Free taster session available in June. My adult students say that they enjoy p.....Read more

Doctor Simpo's Animated Antidote

Mon 01 Jun 2020

Doctor Simpo's Animated Antidote

DOCTOR SIMPO’S ANIMATED ANTIDOTE CARTOON COMPETITION I think we can all agree that a bit of light heartedness would go a long way right now...so it's time to get creative. Doctor Simpo wants to see your animated antidot.....Read more

Calling All Artists 2020!!

Wed 01 Jan 2020

Calling All Artists 2020!!

Sands Road Framing / Gallery are now taking bookings from artists for 2020 display space We offer an opportunity to display and sell your artwork on a monthly basis. While your work is with us, we will publicise it on .....Read more

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