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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

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

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

Huddersfield's Cultural Offer - Banners in Town Centre

Mon 14 Jan 2019

Huddersfield's Cultural Offer - Banners in Town Centre

Have you noticed the banners dotted around the town centre promoting the cultural offer in Huddersfield have changed? Huddersfield’s cultural organisations have come together in this shared campaign and the banners s.....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

Monoprinting – Taster Session – February

Tue 08 Jan 2019

Monoprinting – Taster Session – February

Enjoy an evening exploring the possibilities of monoprinting with Cath Brooke Prints Thurs 7 February £30 - Evening session 6 - 9 Tutor: Cath Brooke Monoprinting, is a way of producing one-off prints by rol.....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

Drypoint – Taster Session – January

Tue 22 Jan 2019

Drypoint – Taster Session – January

Thurs 31 January 2019 £30 - Evening session 6 - 9 Tutor: Cath Brooke Join artist Cath Brooke down in our print room and learn how to create drypoints! Drypoint is a ‘intaglio’ printmaking process, where a sh.....Read more

Last Weekend of Photography Print Sale at Northern Tea House

Thu 03 Jan 2019

Last Weekend of Photography Print Sale at Northern Tea House

Olivia Hemingway photographic prints currently on display at Northern Tea House - 20%* off framed and unframed work. Existing and new work available. Last weekend: Saturday 5th January (open 8.30 - 17.00) and Sunday 6.....Read more

Drypoint – Taster Session – January

Mon 14 Jan 2019

Drypoint – Taster Session – January

Thurs 31 January £30 - Evening session 6 - 9 Tutor: Cath Brooke Join artist Cath Brooke down in our print room and learn how to create drypoints! Drypoint is a ‘intaglio’ printmaking process, where a sharp t.....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

Colour Mixing for Screen Printing – CREATE! Workshop – January

Tue 08 Jan 2019

Colour Mixing for Screen Printing – CREATE! Workshop – January

Join Clare Grace and explore the wonderful world of colour mixing using simple hand cut stencil screen prints. Day workshop Saturday 26th January 2019 10.30 – 3 £45 Tutor: Clare Grace You will develop screen .....Read more

Art in the Barn

Thu 17 Jan 2019

Art in the Barn

Annual art exhibition and sale featuring the work of local artists Visitor Centre Barn, Oakwell Hall, Nova Lane, Birstall WF17 9LG Until Sunday 3 February: 11am-4pm (closed Mondays and Tuesday) Free entry Art in the .....Read more

Yorkshire Evening Post article and music in Kirklees

Wed 02 Jan 2019

Yorkshire Evening Post article and music in Kirklees

Read the Yorkshire Evening Post interview with musician Pat Fulgoni on why the ‘Kirklees Music Development Project is good news’ at www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/whats-on/music/pat-fulgoni-kirklees-music-development-pro.....Read more

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