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    Letters To The Earth

    Metal Southend Chalkwell Hall, Chalkwell Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex
    Free

    Sketchy Kids Art Club

    Metal Art School : Southend Metal Art School, Southend on Sea, Essex
    £8

    Story Bites with Jacqson Diego Story Emporium

    Metal Art School hosts a busy programme of workshops, classes and creative socials, led by independent creatives within our local community. By offering our studio space free of charge, Metal support local creatives in reaching new audiences, sharing creative practice and building their portfolio as freelance artists. To enquire into hosting a class here, please […]

    Drawing In The Park

    Metal Art School : Southend Metal Art School, Southend on Sea, Essex
    £95

    Printmaking with David Lintine

    Metal Southend Chalkwell Hall, Chalkwell Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex

    This 3 week series of workshops explores making original fine prints in Linocut, Monotype and Woodcut, using traditional 'printing by hand' methods.You will be introduced to artists techniques and given help and guidance with printing your art work.

    £70

    NetPark Wellbeing: Dementia Groups

    Metal Art School : Southend Metal Art School, Southend on Sea, Essex

    Join our on-going group for people living with dementia, participants can join in person at the art school or join us via Zoom to make art for two hours. Carers can leave their dementia relatives with us and have two hours free respite. We are happy to talk through with anybody how to use Zoom if they need help.

    Free

    NetPark Wellbeing: Art and Wellbeing Group

    Metal Art School : Southend Metal Art School, Southend on Sea, Essex

    Beginning on Monday 11 July, join our 11-week course involving using different art materials; paint, felt tips, colouring pencils, collage materials, digital art to create art for personal wellbeing.

    Free

    NetPark Wellbeing: Journaling Group

    Metal Art School : Southend Metal Art School, Southend on Sea, Essex

    Beginning on Tuesday 12 July, this twelve-week journal group will show you how to use a journal to undertake art wellbeing activities. This includes drawing, doodling, writing, photographing, and collaging.

    Free

    NetPark Wellbeing: Hearing Impaired and Deaf Art Group

    Metal Art School : Southend Metal Art School, Southend on Sea, Essex

    Starting on Wednesday 13 July, this 12-week group is for over 18's. Run by a qualified counsellor who has a hearing disability and is a fluent BSL communicator. Using different art materials; paint, felt tips, colouring pencils, collage materials, digital art to create art for personal wellbeing.

    Free

    Printmaking with David Lintine

    Metal Art School hosts a busy programme of workshops, classes and creative socials, led by independent creatives within our local community.By offering our studio space free of charge, Metal support local creatives in reaching new audiences, sharing creative practice and building their portfolio as freelance artists. To enquire into hosting a class here, please fill out this form. Find out […]

    Sustainable Fashion Week

    15th – 22nd Sept   Running from the 15th – 22nd September Metal will be hosting a week-long series of activities around sustainable fashion, to learn more, have discussions and build new skills to proactively move towards a more sustainable future.     In partnership with Shado, Pluto Press and The Reading Room, these activities are part of a series of events happening across […]

    Sketchy Kids Award Event

    Metal Art School : Southend Metal Art School, Southend on Sea, Essex

    Sketchy Kids Award Event with Fern Worsley from Drawing In The Park Monday 24 October 10am – 3.30pm £25 per child, includes materials, snacks, drinks, certificate, and canvas to take home. Led by creative facilitator Farida Kamruddin Click here to book your ticket. Or email sketchysisterhood@gmail.com Sketchy Kids focuses on art projects that allow self […]

    £25

    No Fontiers: Free zine making, revolutionary writing, font & self publishing

    Metal Southend Chalkwell Hall, Chalkwell Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex

    ‘NO FONTIERS‘ A free day long workshop of zine-making, self-publishing and self-expression for 16 – 25 year olds. Weds 26 October, 10am – 4pm (Half term) Perfect for anyone interested in creative writing, art and collaboration! The day is led by Lu Williams, artist and founder of Grrrl Zine Fair, with support from English PEN […]

    Sketchy Kids Art Club: Half Term Halloween

    Metal Art School : Southend Metal Art School, Southend on Sea, Essex

    Sketchy Kids Art Club Halloween Half Term Sunday 30 October 3 x sessions to choose from! Led by creative facilitator Farida Kamruddin Click here to book your ticket. Or email sketchysisterhood@gmail.com Timings, ages & prices: 10am – 12noon: 6-11 year olds (£12) 1pm – 3pm: Adult & child from age 4+ (£15/20) 3.30 – 5pm: […]

    £12 – £20

    Earth II – film screening at Metal, Edge Hill Station

    Metal Liverpool Edge Hill Station, Tunnel Road Liverpool, Liverpool

    On day 1 of COP27, Metal Liverpool hosts a screening of Earth II - "the most expensive climate disaster epic to be produced for no money"

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    Mothers Who Make

    Metal Liverpool Edge Hill Station, Tunnel Road Liverpool, Liverpool

    Mothers Who Make is a growing national initiative aimed at supporting mothers who are artists – professional and/or passionate. Every kind of maker is welcomed, and every kind of mother.

    IN OTHER WORDS 2: In conversation

    Cambride Junction Clifton Way, Cambridge

    Metal in partnership with Fest en Fest presents, In Other Words 2, a conversation hosted by artist, researcher and curator of In Other Words publications, Kate Marsh.

    Free

    Chalkwell Hall Winter Fayre

    Metal Southend Chalkwell Hall, Chalkwell Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex

    Chalkwell Hall Winter Fayre is back! We’re looking forward to filling the house with artists, makers and stallholders in November for our much-loved festive weekend. Across two days, we’ll be sharing festive activity across the floors of Chalkwell Hall, located in the beautiful grounds of Chalkwell Park. We are welcoming makers from across Essex, and […]