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BKG's Top Knitter Goes Large

BKG's Top Knitter Goes Large

Mon 13th May, 2013 by Big Knitting Group

We always knew that Mary Leeson, the BKG's longest standing volunteer knitter was a superb knitter. Now everyone can see her precise knitting and crochet skills in a new book.  'Kaleidoscope' a.. Read More »

Nature Rearranged

Nature Rearranged

Sat 11th May, 2013 by Art Zone

Follow the link to Flickr and see what Nita Rao produced with ArtZone participants on the 4th May . Read More »

'Yarnbomb'

'Yarnbomb'

Sat 11th May, 2013 by Art Zone

ArtZone took part in a collaboration between the KGB  (knitting guerillas from Birstall) and Charnwood Arts' Big Knitting Group. Participants learnt to finger knit, making animals and flowers, .. Read More »

TELLING OUR STORY: CHARNWOOD ARTS CELEBRATES £10,000 HERITAGE LOTTERY FUND GRANT

TELLING OUR STORY: CHARNWOOD ARTS CELEBRATES £10,000 HERITAGE LOTTERY FUND GRANT

Mon 4th March, 2013 by Charnwood Arts

Charnwood Arts is one of the first groups in the UK to receive a ‘Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) All Our Stories’ grant it was announced recently. This exciting project, ‘Changing Spaces, Trading.. Read More »

Tea With Alice

Tea With Alice

Sat 23rd February, 2013 by CorporArt

Tea With Alice continues at Charnwood Museum until April the 7th 2013. Please follow the link to Flickr to see some pics of the show and other work recently made by the CorporArt group and its siste.. Read More »

Movies for World Community Arts Day: We Refuse to be Enemies H264

Movies for World Community Arts Day: We Refuse to be Enemies H264

Mon 18th February, 2013 by Charnwood Arts

Through World Community Arts Day, the Craigmillar Communiversity will highlight a series of movies that celebrate Community Arts history. The second is a film through Charnwood Arts UK2K12 – Conne.. Read More »

Voices Beyond Borders

Voices Beyond Borders

Mon 18th February, 2013 by Voices Beyond Borders

"It is the 21st Century. The United Kingdom is entirely occupied by the 'British...." Read More »

Come To Tea With Alice!

Come To Tea With Alice!

Wed 13th February, 2013 by Charnwood Arts

A new exhibition from Charnwood Arts based on the ‘Alice’ books of Lewis Carroll has just opened at the Charnwood Museum on Granby Street, Loughborough. Read More »

A One Off

A One Off

Sat 2nd February, 2013 by Art Zone

Today ArtZone welcomed Kate from Leicester Print Workshop. The ArtZone participants spent the morning monoprinting using one of the Print Workshops portable etching presses. Everyone made a folder f.. Read More »

Amazing plants

Amazing plants

Fri 1st February, 2013 by Art Zone

Last week Jo Sheppard ran an ArtZone which explored the Amazing Plants exhibition at Charnwood Museum. Here are some of the beautiful designs they created  from drawings made in the exhibition .. Read More »

Amazing Plants

Amazing Plants

Fri 25th January, 2013 by Art Zone

To tie in with Charnwood Museums Amazing Plants exhibition. Artist Jo Sheppard will lead this weeks workshop .After a visit to the exhibition, during which you will draw 'snap shots' of the exhibits.. Read More »

CAFE_space sessions

CAFE_space sessions

Tue 22nd January, 2013 by MakeSpace

Charnwood Arts welcomes Loughborough SkillShare Network on the 23rd January. To mark the launch of its web-site. Come along and meet like minded people and also take part in a creative activity, hav.. Read More »

RawArt Cancelled

RawArt Cancelled

Mon 21st January, 2013 by RawArt

RawArt is cancelled today because of the snow. At present CorporArt which runs on a Tuesday pm and CAFE_space on a Weds pm at Shenton House are still running. Watch this space Read More »

ArtZone Cancelled

ArtZone Cancelled

Fri 18th January, 2013 by Art Zone

Due to the weather condiditons ArtZone is cancelled for tomorrow the 19th January. So if you were thinking of coming down to make 3D canvases then please stay at home and drink tea. It will be lovel.. Read More »

The Big Knitting Group has moved

The Big Knitting Group has moved

Thu 17th January, 2013 by Big Knitting Group

Hi all the Big Knitting group has now moved to its new space at Shenton House 23 Leicester Rd Loughborough. It is the building on the corner of Southfields Rd and Leicester Rd. Please use the Next L.. Read More »