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Circle, Line and Geometric Patterns - June

Tue 04 Jun 2019

Circle, Line and Geometric Patterns - June

Sat 8 June £70 - Day workshop 10 - 4 Only a few places left on our latest #screenprinting course with printmaker Saba Rifat. On this one-day workshop you will be guided through creating simple geometric pattern.....Read more

Recycling Through Print - FREE Family activity - 8 & 15 June

Thu 06 Jun 2019

Recycling Through Print - FREE Family activity - 8 & 15 June

Recycling Through Print - FREE Family activity bring along some textiles! 8 & 15 June, 10.30am - 3.00pm Do you have textile items such as a shirt, T-shirt, jacket or cushion which need some TLC? Revitalise your f.....Read more

Screen Printing: Paper – Taster Session – June

Thu 06 Jun 2019

Screen Printing: Paper – Taster Session – June

Thurs 13 June £30 - Evening session 6 - 9 Tutor: Neil Anderson In this workshop you will be introduced to the technique of screen printing, where ink is pushed through a frame covered in a fine mesh screen, on.....Read more

Photo-Plate Lithography - June

Thu 06 Jun 2019

Photo-Plate Lithography - June

Sat 15 June £80 - Day course 10 - 5 Tutor: Kate Desforges Spend a day learning photo-plate lithography in our specially equipped workshops. Photo-plate lithography can produce prints with remarkable subtle tona.....Read more

Drypoint – Taster Session – June

Wed 12 Jun 2019

Drypoint – Taster Session – June

Our next printmaking taster session coming up in June is Drypoint with artist Cath Brooke! Thurs 20 June £30 - Evening session 6 - 9 This workshop will introduce you to the technique of #drypoint, an ‘intaglio’.....Read more

Musica Mirfield Swing Band - This Saturday

Thu 13 Jun 2019

Musica Mirfield Swing Band - This Saturday

Saturday 15th June, 7.30 - 9.30pm Join us at St Paul’s Church for a night dancing with Musica Mirfield Swing Band! We are organising a fundraiser of swing music, by the wonderful Mirfield Musica swing band, to take.....Read more

Monoprinting – Taster Session – June

Thu 20 Jun 2019

Monoprinting – Taster Session – June

Coming up next week! Monoprinting – Taster Session Thurs 27 June £30 - Evening session 6 - 9 Join artist Cath Brooke and explore monoprinting, a way of producing one-off prints by rolling ink onto a plastic .....Read more

Linocut & Colour Blends – June

Thu 20 Jun 2019

Linocut & Colour Blends – June

Sat 29 & Sun 30 June £135 - Weekend course 11 - 5 Tutor: Scarlette Averley Join artist Scarlette Averley for this immersive weekend course exploring linocut printing. Learners will be guided through the red.....Read more

Can Artweek Hit the Million in 2019?

Tue 18 Jun 2019

Can Artweek Hit the Million in 2019?

Artweek is poised to break through the Million pounds donated to Macmillan Cancer Support this year. Following a fantastic sum raised last year (£41,000), they are hoping to get the total passed the £1 million milestone......Read more

FREE Drop In Workshops for Holmfirth Arts Festival Parade 2019

Sat 01 Jun 2019

FREE Drop In Workshops for Holmfirth Arts Festival Parade 2019

Come and create your own crafty addition before you join the Holmfirth Arts Festival Parade 2019. Join Edgelands Arts as they use multiple lengths of decorative ribbon to create a unique river of stories to weave thro.....Read more

New creative space

Mon 03 Jun 2019

New creative space

Hammond Associates are proud to associated with Skippo , Axisweb and East Street Arts who are working with local artists in empty retail units in the Packhorse Centre and Market Avenue...Read more

Darts open a 'Scribble, Doodle and Draw' competition

Wed 26 Jun 2019

Darts open a 'Scribble, Doodle and Draw' competition

Enter the 'Scribble, Doodle and Draw' competition to win one of four Tor Freeman framed prints. darts (Doncaster Community Arts) would like you to create a 2D image (no bigger than A3) inspired by their Scribble, Dood.....Read more

Makers Market in Huddersfield this weekend

Tue 11 Jun 2019

Makers Market in Huddersfield this weekend

Pop in to Huddersfield this weekend for the WOVEN Makers Market at the Byram Arcade and the Lawrence Batley Theatre courtyard. Come and browse local crafts and makers on Saturday 15 June...Read more