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    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

    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: 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

    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 […]

    CANCELLED Movement and poetry workshop with Akasha Dance Theatre

    Metal Peterborough Chauffeur's Cottage, St Peter's Road, Peterborough

    Due to unforeseen circumstances this event is cancelled. If you have any questions or queries, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us at Chauffeurscottage@metalculture.com or 01733 893 077   Are you a movement artist, keen to learn new ways of using text to create movement? A poet, actor, or playwright, wanting to involve […]

    Free

    From Under the Table, Listening Party with Karmen Idol

    Metal Peterborough Chauffeur's Cottage, St Peter's Road, Peterborough

    Join our artist in residence, singer songwriter Karman Idol for an exclusive opportunity to hear her new body of work she has been developing, the album ‘From Under the table’.  Book free tickets here.   Karmen writes songs from many genres such as Soul, Garage, Club, Bassline and KPOP. Karmen says that the album was […]

    Free

    Tribute to Jo Melville

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

    Join us for an afternoon of sharing in memory of Jo Melville. Celebrate Jo’s creativity, warmth and generosity together on Saturday 10 December from 1.30pm - 4.30pm at Chalkwell Hall in Chalkwell Park.  The book of condolences will be available to sign from the hall on the day, and prior to the event, at Focal […]

    Future Network: Learn how to print with a Risograph Printer

    Metal Peterborough Chauffeur's Cottage, St Peter's Road, Peterborough

    As a part of our Future Network program, we are excited to host a Risograph Printing workshop with artist Amanda Rigby. This workshop will be an opportunity for artists and creatives to learn new techniques and make connections with other creatives across the city.  A Risograph printer looks like a standard photocopier, however, it works […]

    £5

    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.

    Screenwriting Weekend Course at Metal Art School with Tom Keenan

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

    Got an idea for a film? Maybe a TV show? Or perhaps you're looking to develop a new creative skill to kick off 2023? Why not join TJ Keenan for a Screenwriting Weekend Course at Metal Art School. Saturday 4 Feb: 12pm-5pm (plus Networking Event from 5pm-6pm with industry professionals) Sunday 5 Feb: 10am-4pm TJ Keenan […]

    £175

    Future Station: Rest (Is A Political Act)

    UK Wide (Online Event) Online

    For our next Future Station event we are pleased to welcome artist Niki Colclough to host a workshop to explore the value of rest, linking to our wider theme of Care in the Arts. Rest (Is A Political Act) is a workshop in a series created by Niki Colclough. Join us to speculate on new […]

    Free