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Apply for a micro-grant for your idea with Huddersfield SOUP #6

Mon 25 Jun 2018

Apply for a micro-grant for your idea with Huddersfield SOUP #6

Want to apply for a micro-grant for your business? There are days left to apply to pitch your idea at Huddersfield SOUP No 6. You could be one of four projects selected to pitch to our audience for a chance to win a .....Read more

Streets of Colour - wall painting on canal path in Huddersfield

Mon 25 Jun 2018

Streets of Colour - wall painting on canal path in Huddersfield

A wall along a canal path in Huddersfield has been given an uplift with a painting by artist Jo Peel. The canal path connects the University Campus, Aspley Marina, The Aspley & Premier Inn and Top Spot Snooker Club and .....Read more

Artists collaborate on Snooker club wall

Mon 25 Jun 2018

Artists collaborate on Snooker club wall

Artists Jo Peel and Kasia Breska have got together to collaborate in painting a wall along the side of a snooker club in Huddersfield that was looking a bit unloved. Jo has been working on the Streets of Colour project .....Read more

Screen Printing Textiles – June

Tue 12 Jun 2018

Screen Printing Textiles – June

Spend four Wednesday evenings screen printing textiles in our fully equipped workshop and take home samples, t-shirts and bags printed with your own designs!  4 Wednesday evenings 27th June, 4th, 11th & 18th July 20.....Read more

Government launches new fund to support small business growth

Wed 27 Jun 2018

Government launches new fund to support small business growth

New Business Basics Fund to help support small businesses’ earning power. - new fund will help more small businesses adopt tried and tested technologies to unlock £100 billion of untapped benefit to our economy - t.....Read more

THE GREAT EXHIBITION OF THE NORTH – INSPIRED BY

Mon 04 Jun 2018

THE GREAT EXHIBITION OF THE NORTH – INSPIRED BY

The Great Exhibition of The North, the largest event in the country this year, is changing perceptions of the North of England – and you are fundamental to that. Get North want to spotlight your events, experiences, work.....Read more

Etching – Taster Session – June

Tue 05 Jun 2018

Etching – Taster Session – June

Spend an evening learning how to etch and print your own plates! Evening session Wednesday 27th June 2018 6 – 9 £30.00 per person This session will introduce you to the technique of etching, an ‘intaglio’ prin.....Read more

The early bird catches the discounts

Thu 07 Jun 2018

The early bird catches the discounts

Early bird tickets for Holmfirth Arts Festival close at midnight Thurs 7th June (that’s midnight tonight!) Don’t miss out on discounted tickets for four days of great events for music buffs, theatre lovers and familie.....Read more

MCJ Fabrications complete metalwork for MD’s former College in D

Tue 05 Jun 2018

MCJ Fabrications complete metalwork for MD’s former College in D

A local Architectural Metalwork company, MCJ Fabrications based in Liversedge on Union Road, has returned to Kirklees College, where the Managing .....Read more

Dementia Friendly Rural Communities Guide - using arts & culture

Thu 28 Jun 2018

Dementia Friendly Rural Communities Guide - using arts & culture

The Alzheimer’s Society has published a guide for rural communities to support them in becoming more dementia friendly. It includes resources focused on using museums, arts and culture to support people with dementia...Read more

How Does Art Improve Lives? Have you got a story to share?

Tue 05 Jun 2018

How Does Art Improve Lives? Have you got a story to share?

IVE are in the process of producing a series of videos that talk about the transformative power of the arts on young people’s lives. They're hoping to talk to adults or young people who can point to an intervention p.....Read more

Etching – Taster Session – June

Tue 12 Jun 2018

Etching – Taster Session – June

Our next taster session which is part of our 'Introduction to Printmaking' collection is etching! Spend an evening learning how to etch plates and print with artist Neil Anderson. Evening session Wednesday 27th .....Read more

College to Career - Mel Elliot

Tue 05 Jun 2018

College to Career - Mel Elliot

College can be just as impactful as attending a university for a degree and there are many examples of people who have gone on to prove that right. Mel Elliott is one of those people, now an owner of her own company, sho.....Read more

Yorkshire LIfe article on Huddersfield's musical diversity

Tue 12 Jun 2018

Yorkshire LIfe article on Huddersfield's musical diversity

This Yorkshire Life article showcases the diversity of music in Huddersfield and is a great showcase on the University too - from the world renowned Huddersfield Choral Society and Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festiva.....Read more

College to Career - Tula Lotay

Tue 05 Jun 2018

College to Career - Tula Lotay

Comic book artist, writer, and businesswoman, Tula Lotay’s journey from studying Fine Arts at Batley School of Art to Hollywood movie collaborations is a testimony to the kind of seismic dreams college can inspire. Li.....Read more

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