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Space for hire

Is there anyone out there who might be interested in renting a space in the Youth & Community Centre in Bushey. (12 Falconer Road, Bushey WD23 3 AD). The space has become available recently and it would be suitable for workshops, meetings, art and craft fairs etc. ( there might even be some space for individual studios ) The centre has always been run on  “ not - for profit basis” If you are interested please contact Carey on  07791682604 

For sale - art glass and cabinet

Judith Menges - Glass Art Designs

For sale: All for sale especially to new glass artists for very little money..

Float Glass - all sizes cut and edges sanded. Squares, Rectangles, Round

Display  cabinet - 300 x 300 x 657 mm high (5 shelves & a light)

Plowden & Thompson UK  - Glass Frits all colours... COE 93 


01582 460904

Harpenden. Herts. AL5 4QE

Call for Artists - The Open Door Berkhamsted

EMERGING ARTISTS SUMMER SHOWDon’t Miss this OpportunityOPEN DOOR,360 High Street Berkhamsted HP4 1HUopendoorberko@gmail.com  www.theopedoorberko.yolasite.com Are you an art student, have you just finished your degree/ masters or are you a new artist never before exhibited or just getting back into art after a break.Would you like the Opportunity to exhibit your work? If so the OPEN DOOR GALLERY would like to hear from you for their Emerging Artists  Summer Show 21st August -1st September. We are interested in all media types and 3D work including textile art and ceramics.Costs are £5 perpiece plus 25z commission as a donation.Please email theOpen Door with up to 4 jpegs by August 8th 2018.Delivery date will be Monday August 20thEmail to opendoorberko@gmail.comAccepted work can be framed or I framed. 2 pieces of browser work and 10 cards will be accepted as part of the exhibition.All artists exhibiting will be expected to help hang and give part of their time to invigilate.We always welcome new volunteers who would like to get involved and to help curate and hand our exhibitions and help at the Open door Gallery space.

The Open Door is a wonderful new community art space established as part of The Upstairs Gallery in Berkhamsted. 

They are looking for Artists to hire their space. With hire at £15 per hour it's fantastic value for money if you'd like to get involved. If you would be interested in running workshops or classes please do get in touch with them!


Submissions are now open for the Space2 gallery, Watford Museum 2018

Looking for a space to exhibit?
Submissions are now open for the Space2 gallery, Watford Museum 2018. 
Located just down from the high street station, Watford Museum is housed in the old Benskins Manor and has a dedicated public art gallery. A space inside the old building has been updated, with help from the Friends of Watford Museum, to a light, modern space to act as a gallery. 

We are looking for 5 artists to exhibit over 2018.

Are you looking for your own art space?

STEAMHub welcomes expressions of interest from experienced or more experienced makers and artists who would like to rent space in the Harpenden area and take part in art or technology-influenced opportunities.

Learning Through The Arts / Opportunities / Tutors

We are interested in Sessional Arts & Craft skilled and talented tutors.
You will have an interest in creative arts and be willing to share your knowledge and skills. You will be comfortable with teaching a range of learners from children to adults.

We need you!

We currently have vacancies for Area Co-ordinators!

If you can help us out to deliver Open Studios and make it all happen, you'll receive FREE HVA membership for the year!

We need volunteers in the following areas...

  • Watford
  • Dacorum
  • Barnet
  • St Albans

If this is something you think you could help out with, please get in touch! 

email admin@hvaf.org.uk