Wellbeing

 

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

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

Creative Artists Group – congratulations on finishing their first commission!

Our Creative Artists Group – a well-being group for people with mental health issues (runs every Thursday at the Art House) – have just finished their first commissioned art work! They were recently asked to design and make some sensory images – using a variety of textures and shapes – for the residents of Woodland…

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3rd August 2017