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Creative Waterways: Environmental Design, North Lanarkshire

 

  • 10-week programme
  • Aimed at 16-25 year olds not in employment, education or training
  • 8th October - 14th December 2018
  • Summerlee Industrial Museum, Coatbridge
  • Tuesday - Friday, 10.00am - 3.30pm

Are you aged 16-25 and not currently in education, employment or training? Do you live in North Lanarkshire? 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 discover the local heritage of the Monklands Canal. Some of the workshops will take place on the Vulcan Barge, a replica of the first ever all iron-hulled vessel to be built!

Those taking part will also get advice on CVs, job-hunting, next steps, and have the opportunity to complete an SQA Stage 2 award in Employability.

If you are interested, you can sign up here: https://www.impactarts.co.uk/content/join-creative-waterways/

If you would like to discuss the programme further, please contact Impact Arts Co-ordinator Aileen Lynn on 0141 575 3001 / 07384465576 or email alynn@impactarts.co.uk.

Funding and support for the project comes from The Scottish Government, Cashback for Communities Fund, Youthlink Scotland, Scottish Waterways Trust, Bairdwatson Charitable Trust, Our Bright Future, the Big Lottery Fund, Summerlee Industrial Museum and the SCVO.

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 to the Future: Creative Evenings; Ayrshire, Edinburgh, 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, performance and digital.

Here's what's on:

 

  • Irvine: Visual art workshops with Ruth Switalski; Every Wednesday, 4pm - 6pm; running Wednesday 29th August - Wednesday 17th October 2018; Impact Arts, 60 Bank Street, Irvine, KA12 0LP
  • Paisley: Visual art and performance workshops with Ruth Switalski; Every Tuesday, 4pm - 6pm; running Tuesday 28th August - Tuesday 16th October 2018; Tannahill Centre, 76 Blackstoun Road, Paisley PA3 1NT
  • Glasgow: Music workshops with Finn LeMarinel; Every Tuesday 4pm - 6pm; running 28th August - Tuesday 16th October ; The Factory, 319 Craigpark Drive, Dennistoun, Glasgow G31 2TB
  • Edinburgh: Visual art workshops with Mina Rosa Waite; Every Friday 2pm - 4pm; running Friday 31st August - Friday 19th October; National Museum of Scotland, Chambers Street (Studio 1, Learning Centre, 4th Floor)

 

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

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.

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