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Creative Pathways: Environmental Design, North Ayrshire

 

  • 12-week programme
  • Aimed at 16-17 year olds not in employment, education or training
  • 25th September - 14th December 2018
  • Impact Arts, 60 Bank Street, Irvine, North Ayrshire
  • Tuesday - Friday, 9.30am - 4.30pm

 

Are you aged 16-17 and not currently in education, employment or training? Do you live in North Ayrshire? Want to develop your creative skills? Want to earn £55 per week (plus travel) as you do so?

Participants will get invaluable hands-on experience of digital art, graphic design, photography and more, while learning about environmental issues and working as a team to organise a showcase and exhibition event.

Those taking part will also get advice on CVs, job-hunting, next steps, and have the opportunity to complete an SQA Stage 3 award in Employability.

Funding and support for the project comes from Skills Development Scotland, Our Bright Future, the Big Lottery Fund, Inspiring Scotland and the Gannochy Trust.

If you are interested and would like to discuss the programme further, please contact Impact Arts Programme Manager Jamie Proudfoot on 0141 575 3001 / 07741 640 417 or email jamie.proudfoot@impactarts.co.uk.

Cashback Nights: Ayrshire, Glasgow and Renfrewshire

 

 

CashBack to the Future: Creative Evenings offers 12-19 year olds in Ayrshire, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Renfrewshire free creative workshops in art, music and textile design.

Here's what's on:

  • Paisley: Textile design workshops with Laura Frood; Every Tuesday, 4pm - 6pm; running Tuesday 6th November - Tuesday 11th December 2018; Tannahill Centre, 76 Blackstoun Road, Paisley PA3 1NT
  • Glasgow: Music workshops with Finn LeMarinel; Every Tuesday, 4pm - 6pm; running Tuesday 6th November - Tuesday 11th December 2018; The Factory, 319 Craigpark Drive, Dennistoun, Glasgow G31 2TB
  • Irvine: Visual art workshops with Mina Heydari-Waite; Every Wednesday, 4pm - 6pm; running Wednesday 7th November - Wednesday 12th December 2018; Impact Arts, 60 Bank Street, Irvine, KA12 0LP

 

Sign up now, and we'll get in touch with everything you need to know: https://www.impactarts.co.uk/content/cashback-nights

Creative Pathways: Environmental Design, Barrhead


12-week programme
Aimed at 16-25 year olds not in employment, education or training
27th August - 23rd November 2018

The ARC Centre, 64 Aurs Drive, Auchenback, Barrhead, G78 2LW
Tuesday - Friday, 9.30am - 4pm

Are you aged 16 - 25 and not currently in education, employment or training? Want to develop you creative skill set? Want to develop life skills such as leadership and confidence? Meet new people? Want to earn £55 per week (plus travel) as you do?

Participants will get invaluable hands-on experience of environmental art, landscaping, designing greenspaces and growing and planting. They will also learn about biodiversity and gauge the local community's thoughts on green issues and how they affect quality of life.

Those taking part will also get advice on CVs and job-hunting, and will have the chance to complete an SQA stage 3 award on employability.

Funding and support for the project comes from Barrhead Housing Association, Inspiring Scotland, the Big Lottery Fund's Our Bright Future initiative and the Scottish Government's People and Communities Fund.

You can register your interest here on the website.

If you are interested and would like to discuss the programme further, please contact Impact Arts Programme Manager Jamie Proudfoot on 0141 575 3001 / 07741 640 417 or email jamie.proudfoot@impactarts.co.uk.

Craft Cafe Renfrewshire & East Renfrewshire (60+)



We run Craft Café workshops in Johnstone and Barrhead for people over the age of 60. These are relaxed, friendly and creative sessions to socialise and pick up skills from an artist-in-residence.

Our sessions in Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire are run in partnership with FLAIR housing associations. They take place:

  • Johnstone – 7 Farrier Court, Johnstone PA5 8AQ - Fridays, 10.30am-12.30pm
  • Barrhead – 113 Main Street, Barrhead G78 1SB - Wednesdays, 1pm-4pm

If you - or someone you know - are interested in attending, please contact Lead Tutor Anne Marie Wilson on 07976623552 or email amwilson@impactarts.co.uk.

Craft Cafe in Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire is supported by FLAIR housing associations and the Scottish Government's People and Communities Fund.

Craft Cafe, Govan (60+)



The Craft Cafe Govan is held between 10am and 4pm, from Tuesday until Thursday each week, at the Elderpark Street Centre (82 Elderpark Street, Govan, Glasgow G51 3ST).

It is a relaxed and friendly environment where older people can come along for a cup of tea and try their hand at a various artistic and creative techniques, whatever their experience or level of ability.

You can watch a short film about our Craft Cafe workshops in Govan and Edinburgh here. You can also read more about our work with older people on our older people's blog.

If you or someone you know are interested, the Craft Cafe Govan is looking for members. You must be based in Govan or the surrounding area. Please contact Lead Tutor Charlotte Craig on 0141 575 3001 or email charlotte.craig@impactarts.co.uk.

Craft Cafe Govan is supported by Elderpark Housing Association and the Scottish Government's People and Communities Fund.

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The team at Impact Arts work hard to secure over £1.5m of funding per year to provide life changing creative experiences for more than 5000 people.

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