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Community Art Workshops – Chapeltown Arts Festival 2016

Healthy Diet for Healthy Art

Address: Jamaica House, 277 Chapeltown Rd, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS7 3HA

Date & Times: Monday 4th July 2pm-5pm & Friday 8th July 10am – 1pm

Cost: Free, but donations welcome, booking essential.

A baking workshop focussing on healthy eating run by Dr Kathleen Wright from University of Leeds.

Flower Arranging at St Martins Church

Address: St Martins Church, St Martins View, Leeds LS7 3LB

Date & times: Tuesday 5th July 2pm – 4pm

Cost: £4, booking essential.

Gain the skills to make an all round floral arrangement with a candle in the middle which can be used as a centerpiece.

SAA UK Taster Workshop in Dhol/Gidha Boliyan

Address: Bracken Edge Primary School, Newton Rd, Leeds LS7 4HE

Date & Time: Tuesday 5th July, 6.30pm – 7.15pm with performance at 7.15pm-7.45pm.

Cost: Free but booking essential.

Learn about the history of the Punjabi folk music and perform as a group. Suitable for beginners. All ages welcome.

Singing & Song writing with Christella Litras

Address: Union105, Chapeltown Rd, LS7 3HY

Date & Time: Tuesday 5th July, 6pm-8.30pm

Cost: £10, booking essential

Founder member of the Caution Collective vocal group, Christella Litras, will lead this singing / song-writing workshop where you will learn about different vocal techniques, voice projection and choral singing and will explore how to combine poetry and music.

On Sanity | Cartoon & Zine Making

Address: Union105, Chapeltown Rd, LS7 3HY

Date & Time: Wednesday 6th July, 6.30pm – 8.30pm

Cost: Free but booking essential.

Participants will make a simple visual narrative about life and experience with mental health and contribute to a collective zine. This workshop is for those who have affected by mental health issues.

105 Women Making Day

Address: Union105, Chapeltown Rd, LS7 3HY

Date & Time: Thursday 7th July, 12pm-5pm

Cost: Free – Drop in, no need to book.

A day of making, sewing, painting, drawing, talking and exploring with the 105 Women collective.

Botanical Dye and Eco Painting on Textiles workshop with Carol Sorhaindo

Address: Roscoe Methodist Church, Francis Street. LS7 4BY

Date & Time: 8th July 1pm – 3.30pm

Cost: £10 per person, booking essential

A day of dying and painting fabrics using plants that you might find in your garden!

Felting Workshop

Address: 31 Potternewton Lane, Leeds, LS7 3LW

Date & time: Friday 8th July, 10.30 am – 12.30 pm

Cost: £3.50 – £5

N.B Contact Inkwell directly on 0113 3070108 to book

Learn how to felt using both wet felting and needle felting techniques.

Singing & Song writing with Steve Canoville

Address: Inkwell, 31 Potternewton Lane, Leeds, LS7 3LW

Date & time: Friday 8th July, 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Cost: £3.00

Learn the basics of songwriting with Steve Canoville and have a chance of performing at our monthly Instrumental Gigs.

N.B Contact Inkwell directly on 0113 3070108 to book

Unless otherwise stated, please contact Lotte on lotte@esamail.org.uk or call 0113 262 6633 to book a place on the workshops.

Progamme for the festival week:

Monday 4th July

2pm – 5pm

Healthy Diet for a Healthy Art workshop

Jamaica House

Free – Donations welcome

Tuesday 5th July

2pm – 4pm

Flower Arranging Workshop with St Martin’s Church

St Martin’s Institute

£4.00

 

6.30pm – 7.15pm

Taster Workshop in Dhol/Gidha Boliyan with SAA-UK

Learn the energetic Indian Dhol drum

Bracken Edge Primary School

Free – Donations Welcome

 

7.15pm – 7.45pm

Performance – SAA UK

Bracken Edge Primary School

Free – Donations Welcome

 

6.00pm – 8.30pm

Singing and Song writing workshop with Stella Litras and Caution Collective

Union 105

£10 per person – Booking essential

Wednesday 6th July

5pm – 7pm

History of Black Music and It’s Power to Move with Urban Mohammed – Talk/Presentation

Leeds West Indian Centre

£3.00 on the door

 

6.30pm – 8.30pm

On Sanity

A Cartooning Zine Making workshop with Jack Fallows & Louisa Parker.

For adults who have experienced mental health illness/issues.

Union 105

Free – Booking essential

Thursday 7th July

12pm – 5pm

105 Women – Making Workshop.

A day of making, sewing, painting, drawing, talking and exploring with the 105 Women collective.

Union 105

Free Drop-in

 

6pm – 9pm

Open Studios

Explore the studios, meet the artists and see behind the scenes of some of Chapeltown’s creative spaces.

Union 105 & Workshop Press Gallery

Free – Drop-in

Friday 8th July

10am – 1pm

Healthy Diet for a Healthy Art workshop- Dr Kathleen Wright

Jamaica House

Free – Donations welcome

 

1pm – 3.30pm

Botanical Dye and Eco Painting on Textiles workshop with Carol Sorhaindo

Roscoe Methodist Church

£10.00 per person – Booking essential

 

10.30 am – 12.30 pm

Felting Workshop

Inkwell

£3.00 – Booking essential (contact Inkwell directly on 0113 3070108)

 

1.30pm – 3.30pm

Singing & Song writing workshop with Steve Canoville

Inkwell

£3.00

Saturday 9th July

10am – 4pm

Floral Display at Roscoe Methodist Church

Roscoe Methodist church

Free – Donations Welcome

 

11pm – 5pm

Festival in the Park

– Show & Sell – Arts & Crafts Fair

– Jonathan Turner’s ‘Tintype Portraits’ mobile photography studio – Tickets: £2.00

Norma Hutchinson Park

Free – Donations welcome

festival in the park flyer

 

11pm – 4pm

Zine In a Day with Footprint

Inviting the local community and festival attendees to contribute a written or drawn page for our very own Chapeltown Zine.

Union 105

Free- donations welcome

zine in-a day flyer

 

12pm – 5pm

Open Studios

Explore the studios, meet the artists and see behind the scenes of some of Chapeltown’s creative spaces.

Union 105 & Workshop Press Gallery

Free – Drop-in

 

2pm – 4pm

Celebrating Mandela

The Legacy with RJC Dance and others

Mandela Centre

Free – Donations Welcome

 

3pm

Unveiling of Street Art in Chapeltown

See Website for locations

Cllr Dowson, S. Whyles, L. Shaw and Aneesha Green

Sunday 10th July

11pm – 3pm

Chapeltown Word Junction

A celebration of Chapeltown’s writers, poets and literary achievements.

Inkwell

Free – Donations welcome

word junction flyer

 

3.30pm – 5pm

Launch of Chapeltown Visual Art Exhibition

Group exhibition Chapeltown Artists and Creatives

Inkwell

Free

Throughout the week:

Street Art

Aneesha Green

Painting Virgin Media communication boxes in Chapeltown

Chapeltown Road – See website for locations

Sholebrokerie 16 – Jayne Thorpe

Garden Art Installation

Sholebroke Place

Wednesday 6th – Saturday 9th July

Northern School of Contemporary Dance – Graduation

7.30pm

Tickets £8 (£5)

A vibrant evening of exciting and challenging dance produced by the final year BPA students and a range of visiting artists, reflecting the diversity of the contemporary dance scene today.

Info point:

If you need any information about Chapeltown Arts Festival 2016 throughout the festival week then feel free to drop into Union105 and ask a member of staff. We will have programmes for the festival and more information about all the events as well as a small exhibition of works from Union105’s latest projects including ‘What, didn’t you bury me? But you forgot that I was a seed’ & the ‘Chapeltown Tourist Office’.

Union105, 105 Chapeltown Rd, LS7 3HY

0113 262 6633

Workshop bookings:

To book onto the workshops please contact Lotte on lotte@esamail.org.uk or phone 0113 262 6633