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Picnic in the Park 2013

Picnic in the Park 2013

Mon 14th January, 2013 by Charnwood Arts

It is with great pleasure that we announce the date for Picnic in the Park 2013! It will be Saturday 8th June in Queens Park as usual. Following the storming success of last years Picnic we will aga.. Read More »

Feeling Needled?

Feeling Needled?

Tue 8th January, 2013 by Art Zone

ArtZone returns to Charnwood Museum this Saturday the 12th January with a needle felt workshop with Sue Clews. Please ring Charnwood Museum on 01509233754 to book your place. Read More »

CAFE_space re opens

CAFE_space re opens

Tue 8th January, 2013 by MakeSpace

The CAFE_space session re starts at Shenton House tomorrow the 9th January 12.30-2.30pm. The space is available to anyone that wants to come and do a creative activity, materials supplied where poss.. Read More »

Happy Festivities From ArtZone

Happy Festivities From ArtZone

Fri 21st December, 2012 by Art Zone

The last ArtZone of the year was run by Lindsey Warnes Carroll. In Edible Art the young participants got to decorate ready made biscuits and design their own edible decorations. Read More »

After Arcimboldo

After Arcimboldo

Sat 1st December, 2012 by Art Zone

Today local sculptor Nita Rao ran an ArtZone inspired by the paintings of Giuseppe Arcimboldo. He was an Italian painter best known for creating imaginative portrait heads made entirely of such.. Read More »

Tree Dressing Day

Tree Dressing Day

Fri 30th November, 2012 by Charnwood Arts

Today a team of us spent the day at Limehurst School in Loughborough. Working with 40 year 7's we celebrated tree dressing day by making willow ball forms with local sculptor Nita Rao and leather tr.. Read More »

A Evening With Alison Moore: SOLD OUT!

A Evening With Alison Moore: SOLD OUT!

Thu 22nd November, 2012 by Charnwood Arts

Man-Booker shortlisted writer Alison Moore made a triumphant return to Loughborough on Thursday November 22nd in a sell-out evening presented by Charnwood Arts, in partnership with Loughborough Libr.. Read More »

New Art Group

New Art Group

Thu 8th November, 2012 by MakeSpace

CAFE_Space. We started a new drop in session today 7th November in our old Next Level Cafe space at Shenton House Loughborough. The Weds pm session is for people who want to work creatively and shar.. Read More »

Donation of materials

Donation of materials

Fri 2nd November, 2012 by RawArt

We have been very lucky to recieve a large donation of high quality art materials from John Rackley. The materials belonged to his late father Alan Rackley. After his father died John found a huge c.. Read More »

Year One Report

Year One Report

Wed 24th October, 2012 by Here- Our Voices

Amy Edwards looks back on Year One of the project in a PDF on the Here Our Voices project page.  Read More »

Year One Report

Year One Report

Wed 24th October, 2012 by Here- Our Voices

A PDF report by Amy Edwards looking back on the first year of the project is now on-line on the HOV project page. Read More »

Raging Raku

Raging Raku

Sat 13th October, 2012 by Art Zone

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World Mental Health Day Doodle Mural

World Mental Health Day Doodle Mural

Wed 10th October, 2012 by RawArt

Today at John Storer House in Loughborough, Jemma ran a doodlemural workshop which was attended by 15 people. Here is the result . The finished piece will be displayed at John Storer House. We also .. Read More »

Raging Raku

Raging Raku

Tue 9th October, 2012 by Art Zone

This Saturday the 13th October ArtZone gets fired up with an amazing Raku session in Queens Park. Run by the experienced Bridget McVey, the group will decorate a pot and then fire it in the gas fire.. Read More »

World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day

Tue 9th October, 2012 by RawArt

Charnwood Arts will be at John Storer House Loughborough for the morning tomorrow October the 10th with Charnwood Mental Health Forum. Jemma will be creating a giant doodle mural and giving away col.. Read More »