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The English Tea Ceremony

Tue 11 Dec 2018

The English Tea Ceremony

Temporary Contemporary are pleased to be able to support this project in Queensgate Market on Thursday 20 and Friday 21 December 2019. Local artist, Dave Helm, in conjunction with arts & health charity HOOT Creative.....Read more

Take part in an audit of music in Kirklees

Tue 04 Dec 2018

Take part in an audit of music in Kirklees

An audit to map music in Kirklees is being undertaken and is part of a wider piece of work to develop music in Kirklees, together with plans for a year of music in 2023. This work is currently being supported by the Mus.....Read more

Calling Local Artists, Photographers And Crafters

Thu 13 Dec 2018

Calling Local Artists, Photographers And Crafters

There is still time to book a place to show off your art, photography and craft talent at Oakwell Hall and Country Park. The historic house in Birstall is staging its popular annual Art in the Barn event from Saturday,.....Read more

Next Temporary Contemporary Happening - diary date

Mon 17 Dec 2018

Next Temporary Contemporary Happening - diary date

Make sure you have the date in your diary for the next Temporary Contemporary Happening: Thursday 17 January 2019, 5 - 7.30pm in Queensgate Market The event is a chance to meet other artists, creative and those inv.....Read more

Colour Mixing for Screen Printing – CREATE! Workshop – January

Mon 17 Dec 2018

Colour Mixing for Screen Printing – CREATE! Workshop – January

Sat 26 January 2019 £45 - Day Workshop 10.30 - 3 Tutor: Clare Grace How can we use colour to make an impact, to express a mood and/or to make a statement in our print work? How do you use colour? Are you intuit.....Read more

Huddersfield set to become world-class hub for music

Mon 17 Dec 2018

Huddersfield set to become world-class hub for music

Kirklees Council in partnership with the University of Huddersfield and a number of music organisations, festivals, independent venues, a record shop and a label, have come together in a Music Group to set out an ambitio.....Read more

YSWN welcomes new Coordinator Emma Dick to the team

Wed 12 Dec 2018

YSWN welcomes new Coordinator Emma Dick to the team

Yorkshire Sound Women Network is delighted to welcome Emma Dick to the team this month as YSWN’s new Coordinator. Emma will be working part-time to support YSWN in the next exciting stages of its development as a fle.....Read more

Cultural sector continues to grow faster than the UK economy

Tue 04 Dec 2018

Cultural sector continues to grow faster than the UK economy

The economic output from the cultural sector is now just under £30bn, having grown by 7.3% in one year. The economic contribution of cultural industries including theatre, galleries and music to the UK continues to su.....Read more

CMYK Screen Printing – January

Mon 17 Dec 2018

CMYK Screen Printing – January

Weekend course Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th January 2019 11 – 5 Saturday 10 – 4 Sunday £135.00 Join artist Sumiko Eadon in our screen room and explore the process of 'CMYK Screen Printing'. In this introducto.....Read more

Innovation is Great: Join UK at SXSW Trade Mission

Tue 04 Dec 2018

Innovation is Great: Join UK at SXSW Trade Mission

The Department of International Trade (DIT) will be taking an interactive/immersive mission in March 2019 to South by Southwest (SXSW), the leading industry and public event for music, film, interactive and tech. The .....Read more

Drypoint Printing - January

Thu 20 Dec 2018

Drypoint Printing - 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

Tolson ‘Tea & Cake’ Christmas Party

Wed 05 Dec 2018

Tolson ‘Tea & Cake’ Christmas Party

An invite from the Friends to join in a fun quiz and enjoy seasonal refreshments Wednesday 12 December: 2pm-3.30pm FREE The Friends of Tolson are throwing their Christmas party on Wednesday, 12 December, and are invit.....Read more

Chine-Collé Intaglio Printing Masterclass – February

Thu 20 Dec 2018

Chine-Collé Intaglio Printing Masterclass – February

Sat 2 & Sun 3 February £140 - Weekend course 11 - 5 Tutor: Liz K Miller We are excited to welcome 2017 Flourish Award winner Liz K Miller for this exciting masterclass in chiné-collé intaglio printing! Using.....Read more

Christmas events at Tolson Museum

Wed 05 Dec 2018

Christmas events at Tolson Museum

Guided tours of the museum and carols and poems in the garden Sunday 16 December: tours 1pm and 2.30pm, carols and poems 2pm FREE If your shopping is done and you are ready for some pre-Christmas downtime, Tolson Muse.....Read more