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Reduction Linocut – February

Thu 31 Jan 2019

Reduction Linocut – February

Weekend course Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th February 2019 11 – 5 £135.00 Join artist Scarlette Homeshaw for this immersive weekend course exploring the reduction method of lino printing. Unlike traditional lino.....Read more

Etching – Taster Session – February

Thu 31 Jan 2019

Etching – Taster Session – February

Thurs 14 February £30 - Evening session 6 - 9 Tutor: Neil Anderson This taster will show you how to produce your very own etchings. From preparing your plate to inking and printing. Etching, is an ‘intaglio.....Read more

Dewsbury explorer to feature in BBC radio show

Wed 30 Jan 2019

Dewsbury explorer to feature in BBC radio show

Amelia Oldroyd was an intrepid Victorian explorer who helped bring ancient Egyptian artefacts back to the people of Dewsbury, artefacts that are now in the collections of Kirklees Museums and Galleries. Born in the .....Read more

Celebrating The Women In Kirklees Museums’ Displays

Wed 30 Jan 2019

Celebrating The Women In Kirklees Museums’ Displays

To mark International Women’s Day 2019, there will be events held at Bagshaw Museum in Batley and Tolson Museum in Huddersfield which will focus on the women who have helped create Kirklees Museums and look at how women.....Read more

Arts Council issues no-deal Brexit guidance

Tue 29 Jan 2019

Arts Council issues no-deal Brexit guidance

Arts Council England (ACE) has issued arts organisations, museums and libraries with new guidance on areas such as touring, moving goods and employing EU citizens in the event of a no-deal Brexit. The publication gather.....Read more

Monoprinting – Taster Session – February

Tue 29 Jan 2019

Monoprinting – Taster Session – February

Evening session Thursday 7th February 2019 6 – 9 £30.00 This workshop will introduce you to the technique of monoprinting, a way of producing one-off prints by rolling ink onto a plastic plate surface. Ink can be.....Read more

Screen Printing: Textiles – February

Tue 29 Jan 2019

Screen Printing: Textiles – February

Weekend Course Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th February 2019 10 – 4 £135.00 Spend a weekend learning how to screen print onto textiles in our fully equipped workshop and take home samples, t-shirts, and bags printed .....Read more

Kirklees Music Festival Leaders come together

Mon 28 Jan 2019

Kirklees Music Festival Leaders come together

Dedicated music festival leaders from the district have come together to form a voluntary ‘super group’ that will – for the first time ever – team up on ways to further put creativity and musical experiences on the map f.....Read more

Bagshaw Art Lecture

Fri 25 Jan 2019

Bagshaw Art Lecture

The final lecture in the Insiders v Outsiders series Sunday 10 February: 2pm start Cost: £3.50 per person; no need to book In his third and final lecture in his Insiders v Outsiders series at Bagshaw Museum in Batley,.....Read more

Bagshaw Guided Tour

Fri 25 Jan 2019

Bagshaw Guided Tour

A fascinating look at the museum Sunday 3 February: 1pm and 2.30pm FREE: numbers limited so book on day at reception desk For further information telephone 01924 324765 Following a break for Christmas and New Year, .....Read more

Photography and Craft Exhibition

Fri 25 Jan 2019

Photography and Craft Exhibition

Exhibition and sale of work by local artists Visitor Centre Barn, Oakwell Hall, Nova Lane, Birstall WF17 9LG Saturday 9 February – Sunday 3 March Open: 11am-4pm (closed Mondays and Tuesdays) FREE entry For further i.....Read more

Council Officers shortlisted for Hearts for the Arts Award

Wed 23 Jan 2019

Council Officers shortlisted for Hearts for the Arts Award

Hearts for the Arts is a National Campaign for the Arts initiative. The Hearts for the Arts awards are an annual celebration of the local authorities who invest in the joy, excitement and life-enriching quality of th.....Read more

Monoprinting – Taster Session – February

Thu 24 Jan 2019

Monoprinting – Taster Session – February

Evening session Thursday 7th February 2019 6 – 9 £30.00 This session will introduce you to the technique of monoprinting, a way of producing one-off prints by rolling ink onto a plastic plate surface. Ink can be .....Read more

Etching Impossible Landscapes: Printmaker’s Toolkit Session

Thu 24 Jan 2019

Etching Impossible Landscapes: Printmaker’s Toolkit Session

Morning session - demo and talk Tuesday 12th February 2019 10.30 – 11.30 £10 Join Artist and Printmaker Susan Wright for our February toolkit session. Susan has recently graduated from the MA Creative Practice at.....Read more

Flexible work space - perfect for personal practise

Wed 23 Jan 2019

Flexible work space - perfect for personal practise

Our large, practical workshop, Create Space opens for personal practise - perfect for those wishing to continue after art class. Maybe you've outgrown the dining room or have a show to prepare for. Create Space off.....Read more

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