Express Yourself

Express Yourself is a group of young local mums from Brinnington who meet weekly with a focus on exploring artistic activities. The group provides a supportive network where women can enjoy a short break away from parenting pressures. Members gain increased self-confidence and esteem while discovering new skills in creativity. The group has been making a collection…

Brinnington Community Arts Group is gearing up!

Between painting characters from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, making card bunting to decorate their jewelry, arts and crafts stall for the Monday, preparing for the tree-dressing for the Friday, for the run up to the festival Brinnington Community Arts Group has certainly been busy getting stuck in. For the last eight months the group has met weekly for adults…

Giant cakes and surprises

Pure Studio is taking part in Brinnington Arts Festival for the third year running. Abigail Betton, artist facilitator at Pure Studio, tells us a bit about their preparations for the festival. “We’ve contributed to Brinnington Arts festival from its first year and have really enjoyed being involved. For each event we’ve tried to do something completely different…

BAF2015: Open Art Exhibition.

The call is going out for artists of all ages to take part in this year’s Open Art Exhibition… We’re looking for art works of all kinds: painting, sculpture, photography- whatever you create we’d like to see.  Just email us a photograph of your work of art with a brief description and title and we’ll…

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS!!

Call for volunteers in and around Brinnington! Would you like to get more involved with the Brinnington community, meet people and help organise a local event? Are you hoping to gain more experience, get more involved in the arts or improve your CV? Then please help us with this year’s Arts Festival! We will need help with…

Brinnington Arts Festival 2015 is on it’s way!

Brinnington goes through the looking glass this Easter as the Brinnington Arts Festival returns to celebrate the 150th anniversary of that much-loved classic, Alice in Wonderland. Over the course of the festival, the village will be transformed by a host of activities featuring more than fifteen local groups  bringing creative displays and the opportunity to…