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Letters To The Earth - event and film

Wed 03 Apr 2019

Letters To The Earth - event and film

Letters To The Earth is a nationwide response to the climate emergency backed by Royal Court, Shakespeare’s Globe & National Theatre Wales. A live presentation of Letters to the Earth, and films screened by Dolly Shot P.....Read more

Fighting Mental Illness Crisis Among Musicians

Fri 05 Apr 2019

Fighting Mental Illness Crisis Among Musicians

Two-thirds of musicians suffer from depression and need help according to Help Musicians UK amounting to crisis. The charity has joined with the magazine Classical Music to launch ‘Harmony in Mind’ which is a campaign to.....Read more

Reflections by the Orchestra of Opera North

Mon 08 Apr 2019

Reflections by the Orchestra of Opera North

The final concert in the Kirklees concert season 2018-2019 was performed by the Orchestra of Opera North, presented under the title of “Reflections.” The performance started with Lutoslawski’s ‘Musique Funebre’, followed.....Read more

Kirklees' Year of Music 2023 launch

Mon 15 Apr 2019

Kirklees' Year of Music 2023 launch

A visionary music project is expected to come out of a partnership between groups, festivals, the University of Huddersfield and Kirklees Council. Kirklees Year of Music 2023 launched at the University on Thursday 1.....Read more

Make the case for art and culture!

Wed 17 Apr 2019

Make the case for art and culture!

It is vital today that people recognise why publicly-funded art and culture is important and what benefits it can bring to individuals, communities and society as a whole. The Arts Council England have launched a new .....Read more

Making Your Mark 2019

Mon 29 Apr 2019

Making Your Mark 2019

Date of event – 26 April to 27 August On 26 April 2019, pop up exhibitions on the origins, means and future of writing will simultaneously launch in over 20 partner libraries around the UK, including at Kirklees Libra.....Read more

Drypoint & the Human Figure

Tue 02 Apr 2019

Drypoint & the Human Figure

Day workshop Saturday 11th May 2019 11.30am – 4.30pm £60 We welcome back visiting tutor Sumiko Eadon for this day workshop which focuses on the intaglio printmaking process of drypoint in relation to the human fi.....Read more

Linocut Printing – Taster Session – June

Tue 02 Apr 2019

Linocut Printing – Taster Session – June

Evening session Thursday 6th June 2019 6 – 9pm £30 This taster session will introduce you to the technique of linocut, a form of ‘relief’ or ‘block’ printing, where a lino block is cut into using specialist tools.....Read more

Reduction Linocut: Process & Practice Session – April

Mon 08 Apr 2019

Reduction Linocut: Process & Practice Session – April

Morning session Tuesday 16th April 2019 10.30 – 11.30am £10.00 Want to learn more about reduction lino and learn a few tips and tricks? Check out our latest ‘Process & Practice’ session with Scarlette Averley .....Read more

Etching Weekend – April

Mon 08 Apr 2019

Etching Weekend – April

Weekend course Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th April 2019 10.30 – 4.30 £135.00 Tutor: Kate Desforges This course is all about learning the basics of etching. You will learn how to use hard ground, soft ground and .....Read more

Etching Weekend – April - Final call

Tue 23 Apr 2019

Etching Weekend – April - Final call

Final call for places Sat 27 & Sun 28 April £135 - Weekend course 10.30 - 4.30 Tutor: Kate Desforges This course is all about learning the basics of etching. You will learn how to use hard ground, soft groun.....Read more

Drypoint & the Human Figure – May

Tue 23 Apr 2019

Drypoint & the Human Figure – May

We welcome back visiting tutor Sumiko Eadon for this day workshop which focuses on the intaglio printmaking process of drypoint in relation to the human figure. The workshop runs alongside our exhibition ‘The Human Figur.....Read more

Print Day in May - this Saturday!

Mon 29 Apr 2019

Print Day in May - this Saturday!

PRINT DAY IN MAY! Saturday 4th May 2019 10.30am – 3pm Free admission, no booking necessary Suggested donation for activities £2 per head On Saturday 4th May we will open our doors once again to celebrate PRINT D.....Read more

Drypoint & the Human Figure – May

Tue 30 Apr 2019

Drypoint & the Human Figure – May

Sat 11 May £60 - Day workshop 11.30 - 4.30 Tutor: Sumiko Eadon We welcome back visiting tutor Sumiko Eadon for this day workshop which focuses on the intaglio printmaking process of drypoint in relation to the .....Read more

Screen Printing: Paper - May

Tue 30 Apr 2019

Screen Printing: Paper - May

Sat 11 & Sun 12 May £135 - Weekend course 10 - 4 Tutor: Clare Caulfield Spend a weekend learning screen printing in our professionally equipped workshop with artist and printmaker Clare Caulfield. Learn how to .....Read more

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