Sustainability: the new advantage - 2 day free workshop
Creative takeover @ the Green Dragon Hotel, Hereford
This one-day event in Hereford city for anyone aged 16 to 30 whether you're an art student, gamer, museum geek, early-career creative or you don't know what your future holds.
The main session is for 16-30 year olds. At 5pm, the event opens to everyone and there will be a networking session for all ages.
To find out more and book free tickets, please go to: http://bit.ly/Create-Fuel-2019
Robin Watkins - Davis: SHIFT in Stroud - call for creatives to collaborate
Explore what you and your organisation can do to help tackle ecological disaster without breaking the bank in our two-day workshop. Speakers include David Hunter of leading social enterprise solicitors Bates Wells Braithwaite and Eoin McQuone of Sustainable Business Design as well as prominent local corporate and branding coaches.
Young People in the Arts networking event June 18th
Robin Watkins - Davis is a contemporary artist (and the UK's youngest yoga teacher!)
An installation of her project SHIFT will be in St Laurence Church in Stroud from 12-18th October 2019. The aim of the week is to share creative practices (movement, art and music) with people to create an environment which facilities a SHIFT in perspective, state of mind and mood. In her own words “Movement and art has been a massively useful tool in my life and I want the program to offer people a choice of arts to so that they can experience a SHIFT and to find the right creative tool for them”.
Tales Of The Forest Exhibition - How can storytelling, art and collaboration form a path to more sustainable and inclusive futures?
YPIA is a national organisation for arts professionals at the outset of their careers. The S.West group is holding a networking event on the 18th June so you can meet colleagues in the cultural and creative industries. Find out more here:
John Barleycorn Must Die
Tales of the Forest is an ecological art project that aims to use imagination to look in new ways at contemporary issues, from sustainability and the natural world, to ageing and loneliness, exploring how these things might be related. The project is about looking at the narratives we live by, understanding them as malleable, and re-imaging them through art, collaboration and experimentation.
Into Film Programming workshop at the Cheltenham International Film Festival
A collection of work by artist Matt Rowe and accompanying research materials gathered in collaboration with curator Laura Mansfield, this exhibition reflects upon the story and tradition of John Barleycorn through associated artefacts and artworks.
CG Pop Up: Volunteering in the arts and cultural sector in Gloucestershire
Cheltenham International Film Festival are delighted to be joining forces with film education charity, Into Film, to deliver a workshop on film programming for young people aged 16-19 at the Wilson Art Gallery.
Participants will learn about careers in cinema exhibition, how films are programmed and what goes into running a film festival. No previous programming experience is necessary, just a love of film!
Future Leaders Now - Strengthen Your Arts Organisation
Would you like to find out more about national trends and explore the Gloucestershire volunteering picture?
Or come along and hear more about how you can get involved as a volunteer and discover the huge range of benefits open to you. From the satisfaction of giving back to the community to gaining new skills, knowledge and experience.
Do you want to have your say on how arts organisations are run?
Are you part of a creative charity or organisation?
Do you want to make it even stronger?
Fully funded ‘Future Leaders Now workshop’. Developing creative organisations by up-skilling the next generation of board members. Bringing new skills, mindsets and experiences to boards to help them grow stronger.
Discover and Explore Arts Award Adviser Training
Do you want to have your say in how charities and arts organisations are run?
Do you have ideas on how to help organisations grow stronger?
Would you like to gain the experiences to lead one of these organisations?
Then sign up to the ‘Future Leaders Now workshop’.
Arts Marketing Association residential for small orgs (NEXT week!) in Bristol
Discover and Explore Arts Award Adviser Training
Open to the Create Gloucestershire Network
Do you work with young people in Gloucestershire? Want to support their creative development with Arts Award? Training as an Arts Award adviser will enable you to support children and young people aged 5 to 25 to discover and explore the arts through the five different levels: Discover, Explore, Bronze, Silver and Gold.
Memorable Mosaics course - Cheltenham
Next week (8-10 May) AMA are running a residential in Bristol for CEOs / leaders of small scale orgs (10 FTE or less) to support them with:
Cirencester Snaps - Free photography course
This 6 week basic beginners course (taught in Springbank Community Resource Centre, Cheltenham) will teach you to design your own mosaic, learning basic techniques such as measuring shapes; cutting tiles and mixing grout.
Sustainable Materials in Carnival Arts - Book on this masterclass coming soon to Gloucester
A free 5 week course exploring the art of digital photography in the picturesque market town of Cirencester.
On this course you will get to be hands on with a digital camera as well as looking at various editing techniques on the computer. Digital camera and laptops will be provided by Adult Education.
Grow Your Social Enterprise
This masterclass is suitable for designers and costume, prop and structure makers with an interest in carnival and/or outdoor arts.
Hidden Potential - Art Fundraiser. Can you help?
This free and inspiring two-day course is for early stage Gloucestershire-based not-for-profits and purpose-led businesses.
In the company of other social entrepreneurs, you will have the opportunity to develop your social business model and explore your strategy for growth.
Opportunity: EVERYBODY DANCE seeks a talented aerial dance practitioner
We are looking for artists to provide postcard size art to a project called Hidden Potential. Art will be exhibited at Elmore Court in September with other submissions and then each sold to raise funds for our charity Gloucestershire Young Carers
Join the Spring Sparkle at Hawkwood - talent exchange...
EVERYBODY DANCE seeks a talented aerial dance practitioner for outreach and performance work. Our Man in the Moone is an outdoor arts and heritage project directed by Rachel Freeman comprising aerial dance performance, workshops and training for disabled and non-disabled people of all ages.
Applicants should have professional aerial dance experience with performance, teaching skills and interest in working inclusively and outside.
Journey into the world of poetry - with courses across the South West
Come join the Team at Hawkwood - help us shine!
We are wondering if you might have any of the following skills: painting - refurbishing - floors - carpentry - furniture restoration - upholstery - de-cluttering - outdoor work - bramble removal - site clearance
In exchange for your talents, willingness and up to five hours of your time per day, we would love to offer you fabulous food inclusive of breakfast, lunch and supper, accommodation and of course social time in the evening.
The WEA run many courses and tasters and this leaflet is regarding poetry.
‘Journey’ into the world of poetry
Further details of all poetry sessions and others can be found on the WEA website