Summer Vibe 01/09/2016

In the last session on Summer Vibe 2016, families took part in making mosaics. There was a selection of coloured tiles that participants could use to bring their imaginations to life.

Summer Vibe 25/08/2016

In this session, participants used air drying clay to make sculptures from a variety of clay press moulds. It was fun for all the family!

Summer Vibe 18/08/2016

In this session of Summer Vibe, participants made sculptures out of wire. They decorated them with different coloured pipe cleaners to give their work an interesting twist.

Summer Vibe – August 2016

Summer Vibe 11/08/2016

In this session, participants took part in canvas painting. They used acrylic paints to create colourful, creative designs in which they could take home with them.

Summer Vibe 04/08/2016

Families stepped out of their comfort zone in this session as they experimented in sand casting. They made interesting patterns and decorated them with mirrors – all differently shaped. For some of them, it was a completely new experience.

Summer Vibe 28/07/2016

In the first session, families took part in collage card making. As you can see, participants used different types of textured paper to create colourful cards suitable for any occasion.

Creative Summer 2016

A programme of creative activities during the summer holidays. Art activities accessible to all ages and abilities taking place in different areas of Derby and Derbyshire. Throughout the summer, Artcore is delivering art and craft workshops in Derby and Derbyshire. Various art mediums including painting, clay work, mosaic, watercolours, collage making, lipan art and lots
‘Creating Vivid dreams’ – Session two on Wednesday 22nd June 10.30 – 12.30 Aims: Mix colours to produce a collection of coloured textured papers. Participants mixed colours and applied these to paper using a variety of different methods to create a selection of textures. Apply the principles of the colour wheel that they learnt last
‘Creating Vivid dreams’ – Session one , Wednesday 8th June 10.30 – 12.30 at Artcore Studios Aims: Enabling participants to understand mixing colours to produce their own colour wheel. Participants mixed colours beautifully and experimentally using the colour wheel as a reference. A few of the learners hadn’t mixed colours before; and decided that they

Creating Vivid Dreams

Artcore Presents Creating Vivid Dreams with artist Theresa Hempsall. The ‘Creating Vivid Dreams’ project aims to bring diverse communities together encouraging them to develop and learn new skills by offering support to share their stories using creative art mediums. Sessions are free from 10.30am – 12.30pm on specific Wednesdays  at Artcore – 3 Charnwood Street,
As part of ‪#‎InvisibleBoundaries‬ come along and take part in our FREE Oral History Training Session and Walk on: Friday 26th February from: 12am-2pm at: Heart of the Park Building, Arboretum Park DE23 8FZ We will be joined by special guest researcher Colin Hyde from the East Midlands Oral History Archive in the University of
As part of the Sharing Heritage side of the Invisible Boundaries Project, on the 11th February 2016 we went to the Derby Local Studies and Family History Library to carry out a Research and Find the Fact session. We had a chance to go through old documents, books and newspapers and discover interesting facts and
COME ALONG and join us TODAY to learn the history of one Britain’s first public parks – Arboretum, located in the Rose Hill area near Derby City Centre. You can come and join us on this research session by coming along to our ArtCore studios on Charnwood Street or join us at the Derby Local
On the 11th February 2016 from 11am onward, Artcore invites you to join an exciting opportunity to explore and learn the history of the Arboretum Park in Derby. Participants will visit the Derby Local Studies and Family History Library where they can go through old documents and books to find out what the Arboretum Park