Opportunities

FREE CRAFT COURSES FOR 14 - 18s | SUMMER 2017  | SHEFFIELD

Are you good with your hands but have no idea how to get your foot in the door? The Big Draw, The John Ruskin Prize and The Creative Dimension Trust are thrilled to be bringing a fully funded, week long Hand Engraving course to The Millennium Gallery Sheffield this summer.

DATES: 31st July 2017 to 4th August 2017 (You must be able to attend each day).
VENUE: Millennium Gallery, Arudel Gate, Sheffield. S1 2PP
COST: FREE
TUTOR: TCDT Tutor, Angus McFadyen, is a silversmith and engraver. He has work in the Goldsmiths’ company collection and the V&A. He is currently chair of the Hand Engravers Association and a member of Contemporary British Silversmiths.
APPLICATION:  Apply here
  • The workshops are fully funded, and are free for those attending.
  • You must be aged between 14 and 18 years of age, have experience of, and enjoy working with your hands, and have aspirations to pursue further study or a career in the creative industries.
  • Please provide as much relevant information as possible to support your application. We are looking for evidence of creative flair, good hand-eye co-ordination and a real desire to excel.

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES WITH PINTAR RAPIDO THIS SUMMER!  29 -30 JULY

Looking to expand your art event organisation skills? Love painting? Love our great capital? Or just want to meet some like-minded art enthusiasts? This may be the opportunity for you!

One of The Big Draw Festival 2017 Sponsor-Partners Pintar-Rapido is on the prowl for enthusiastic volunteers to help run this exciting weekend celebration of art in the urban environment.  

Pintar Rapido London is the UK’s biggest plein air painting competition and exhibition. It is a weekend celebration of art and the London cityscape and is open to professional and non-professional artists. The challenge is to "capture the spirit of the city in a day" and it inspires hundreds of artists to do so as well as engaging and thrilling the public. 

More information and volunteer application HERE | Read our interview with Pintar Rapido founder Roger Beckett HERE.


registrations for the Big Draw Festival 1 -31 October 2017 now open!

Registrations to join the world's largest celebration of drawing are now open. The Big Draw Festival is for everyone - we welcome those who love drawing to those who think they can't! Hear it from some of our organisers here for just a few reasons to get involved.

Find out more about organising an event for #LivingLines2017 by clicking the banner below or click 'register your event' to sign up now!