Inspiration

 

Water sculptures: Dan Bustamante

For those of you that occasionally follow our Blog you may have seen the amazing gargoyle sculpture produced by Dan Bustamante earlier in the year (Dan is one of the talented volunteers that help in our pottery studio). Well Dan is a busy artist and over the summer spent a lot of time developing a range…

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22nd November 2017

Home Office generous donation for Pending Coffee Scheme at the Art House!

A huge thanks to the Home Office staff based in Sheffield who have generously donated £500 to help fund the Pending Coffee Scheme at the Art House. “I’m so pleased that we are able to help out a local charity and one that makes a difference to people’s personal welfare” ~ Roger Grace (Vulcan House,…

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7th October 2017

Mette Maya Gregorson – the Danish know how to work with clay!

Last Sunday we hosted the Northern Potter’s Association. Mette Maya Gregorson, travelled all the way from Denmark to run a lecture/demonstration on her working practices in clay, but we were treated to the rare experience of truly getting to know another ceramic artist intimately. She inspired us with the story of her travels and journeys…

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20th September 2017

Art House well-being work featured in the Sheffield Telegraph

Nice article in the Telegraph this week about our mental health groups and the health benefits of the creative arts (the reason the Art House was developed). http://www.sheffieldtelegraph.co.uk/whats-on/arts/ Many thanks to all the volunteers, artists and potters from our well-being groups who were interviewed as part of the article. And not to forget – thanks…

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2nd September 2017

Art House featured in Alive After Five

Many thanks to Hayley and colleagues @ Content OD for arranging this and writing a great summary of what we are all about! Click below for article http://www.sheffafter5.com/shopping/number-fiveafter5-art-after-5pm-at-the-art-house

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17th August 2017

Welcome to new tutor ~ Marcin Szuba

  We are excited to introduce Marcin Szuba who will be joining out team of wonderful tutors at the Art House for the forthcoming year.  We asked him to tell us a little about himself: “I come from Toruń in northern Poland, a city renowned for its gothic old town. As a child, I was…

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3rd August 2017