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Rebel Pebble is a retail outlet due to open soon at 98 The Parade, Watford. It will provide an opportunity for local artists and crafters to display their quality local handcrafted products in a bricks and mortar environment at minimal cost. It is also open for quality vintage products.
Holy Trinity Bushey will be hosting an exhibition on ‘Grace’ from the 16th to the 20th July 2014. The exhibition is aimed at creating a metaphor for grace in real terms as a reflection upon the cross of Jesus and to explore the meaning behind sacrifice.
Selection of coloured stained glass FOR SALE at cost - total value approx £200...
Thursday 24th April, 4.00 - 6.00pm, at The Spirella Ballroom, The Spirella Building, Bridge Road, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire SG6 4EE. Supported by Letchworth Heritage Foundation and North Hertfordshire District Council. HVA Members login to read further details ...
Application are now invited for this popular November event held in Harpenden.
Freya Purdue has invited HVA Members to the private view of newpaintings2 on Saturday 3rd May 2014.
Artists are invited to submit works that are intended for gardens, interior garden rooms or outdoor spaces. The Gallery has a number of opportunities to show selected works, but primarily we will be curating an exhibition of work in the Gallery from 17th July – 23rd August 2014.
'Flower Power' 11th June - 5th July 2014
at The Upstairs Gallery, 268 High Street, Berkhamsted, HP4 1AQ
“There are always flowers for those who want to see them” Henri Matisse
Could you be the talented artist to be crowned Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year 2014? Following the enormous success of the first series, Joan Bakewell and Frank Skinner will return to present the exciting search for the UK and Ireland's next star of the art world.
The following groups will be represented on the days specified below in the HVA tent at the Living Crafts event.
TEXTILES Thursday 8th May
CERAMICS Friday 9th
GLASS Saturday 10th
SCULPTURE Sunday 11th
Print of this 2-4-1 offer.
Discounted rate for website design and setting up social media for HVA Members by HVA Member Sharon Struckman.
This year’s Voluntary Arts Week will take place from 9 to 18 May – so it’s time to think about how you could get involved! Voluntary Arts Week is an annual celebration of cultural creativity. It’s a way of showcasing what’s already happening across the UK and Republic of Ireland – and encouraging others to join in.
HVA are looking to put together a database of members who have ‘Arts Award’ Adviser status and /or are happy to work with young people.
A one day event hosted by ixia on Wednesday 7th May 2014 in Birmingham to explore the role of public art within the context of housing policies and developments. More information and book your free ticket ....
A painting group require a tutor to lead them once a month (approx 3 hours) ...
An opportunity has arisen on a 6 month free licence basis on empty premises close to St. Albans Station.
Open Studios participants in the Welwyn & Hatfield area have the opportunity to take part in a preview exhibition 22 May - 12 July.
Courtyard's 9th Open is fast approaching. The selectors this year are Graham Boyd (painter), Liz Boast (printmaker) and John Farnham (sculptor).
Artists are needed in Hatfield, to contribute to a new/emerging Arts and Cultural Programme.
Following the success of their launch event, Amanartis are hosting a Contemporary Interiors, Craft & Design Fair on 6 April 2014. Application deadline: 28 February 2014.
Entries are invited, in any media, for a themed summer exhibition - work depicting or inspired by the British coastline and English summer meadows to take place 11 July - 31 August 2014
The Appreciating Aspects of Art Conference, that will take place between 20th and 23rd of August 2014 at Weetwood Hall Conference Centre & Hotel in Leeds, will provide a unique opportunity for guests to immerse themselves in the art and architecture of Yorkshire, viewed from a series of unusual perspectives.
Applications are once again invited from creative practitioners in all media for the 2014 residency programme. Please see the website at the link below for information about this unique studio and to download an application form.
Fancy a city break in Nice at a discounted price? Have you ever wanted to practice your artistic skills in the French Riviera where so many famous artists have taken advantage of the outstanding beauty of the skies and the sea?
Studios space (for 'clean' work as carpeted), rooms available for workshops or sessional use, large ground floor area suitable for pop-up exhibition opportunity. Reasonable rates as the premises are offered on a 1 month notice basis, until commercial letting arranged.
Did you know that the University of Hertfordshire has an art shop on site which HVA members can make use of?