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International Bluegrass Award nomination for True North Music

Thu 08 Jul 2021

International Bluegrass Award nomination for True North Music

Huddersfield-based music promoter and booking agent Maria Wallace (True North Music) has been nominated for a Momentum Award by the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) based in Nashville, Tennessee. The nomi.....Read more

Display of 'Linen testers'

Wed 07 Jul 2021

Display of 'Linen testers'

Some people collect the oddest things: Bushey Museum is currently displaying a collection of thread counters, also known as linen testers. Over many years Christopher Jordan has collected these items. Their purpose is in.....Read more

What's On July 2021 in the Piazza and Queensgate Market

Tue 29 Jun 2021

What's On July 2021 in the Piazza and Queensgate Market

It's been a busy month with artists and arts organisations opening back up in the Piazza and Queensgate Market and we hope you've been able to see some of the wonderful work on show. We now have new activities for Jul.....Read more

Watch

Mon 14 Jun 2021

Watch "Carry On Touring" online summit with NME, MPs, Creatives

I recently contributed to Carry On Touring's online summit with cross party MPs, NME, Lords and music / creative biz tackling the government’s inadequate response to the nightmare of touring the EU post Brexit. Promi.....Read more

Herts Visual Arts re-starts in-person events

Fri 04 Jun 2021

Herts Visual Arts re-starts in-person events

HERTS VISUAL ARTS IS BACK WITH LIVE EVENTS After more than a year of on-line art events, Herts Visual Arts is celebrating the return of in-person opportunities in 2021. May sees Call for Artists launched for the next .....Read more

Now stocked at West Yorkshire Print Workshop

Fri 28 May 2021

Now stocked at West Yorkshire Print Workshop

Did you know that you can purchase some of our more popular card designs from the West Yorkshire Print Workshop (WYPW) in Mirfield? West Yorkshire Print Workshop is the largest open access printmaking facility in York.....Read more

Crowd-funding for the Seventh and Last Weeping Sister

Mon 24 May 2021

Crowd-funding for the Seventh and Last Weeping Sister

We are currently trying to raise money to create a Syrian Sister to join our cast of giant puppets. The hope is to raise the funds via Spacehive, the project is called Friendship Through Puppets Dewsbury, https://www.s.....Read more

Museum's reopening - visit from Oliver Dowden MP and others

Sat 22 May 2021

Museum's reopening - visit from Oliver Dowden MP and others

To mark the Museum's reopening to the public, Hertsmere MP Oliver Dowden, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, and Laurence Brass, newly elected Hertfordshire County Councillor, visited to see the art display.....Read more

Now stocked at Enjoy Art

Fri 14 May 2021

Now stocked at Enjoy Art

We are very pleased to be stocked by Enjoy Art, a friendly artist-run gallery and gift shop based in the picturesque village of Marsden. As well as our greetings cards, prints and coasters, they host a regular programme .....Read more

Weaving Workshop at Globe Arts

Wed 12 May 2021

Weaving Workshop at Globe Arts

We have a community weaving workshop with Becca Spence, SATURDAY 29th MAY, 12-3PM. These tickets are £15 (or £13.50 with 10% discount, for Friends of Globe) The weaves produced in this workshop will be sown together .....Read more

PRACTICEXPERIMENT: an exciting new series of art workshops

Tue 11 May 2021

PRACTICEXPERIMENT: an exciting new series of art workshops

PRACTICEXPERIMENT is my new programme of events to enable more people to access experimental, process-led art-making. These day workshops are for anyone looking to learn about art-making processes and to experiment .....Read more

Herts Visual Arts Launches New Christmas Showcase 2020

Sun 15 Nov 2020

Herts Visual Arts Launches New Christmas Showcase 2020

14th November 2020 Press and Event launch. 2020 has certainly been different, but it’s also brought an even stronger focus to wide-ranging benefits of the arts: creating, experiencing, enjoying. Here at Herts Visu.....Read more

Winter Exhibition

Thu 03 Dec 2020

Winter Exhibition

Enjoy this selection of work from some 44 of our artists and artisan makers. It's the perfect opportunity to find a unique present for a loved one, or possibly to treat yourself at Christmas time! This Christmas let's su.....Read more

Herts Visual Arts January Members Conference 2021 goes Virtual

Wed 06 Jan 2021

Herts Visual Arts January Members Conference 2021 goes Virtual

Herts Visual Arts' popular January Members Conference is back for a 5th successive year on 18th January 2021. This year it’s all on-line with 4 exciting streams: sustainability, wellbeing, digital skills, the business of.....Read more

Herts Visual Arts Launches a new Makers Fair

Fri 05 Feb 2021

Herts Visual Arts Launches a new Makers Fair

Following the continued success of their July Big Art Fair for Hertfordshire, Herts Visual Arts’ (HVA) first public art event in 2021 is the brand-new Big Makers Fair showcasing Hertfordshire artisan makers. Originally c.....Read more

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