12 week visual art course at The Knights Way Centre 32A Knights Way Brentwood
CM13 2AZ starting Friday 27th April
Open to people with
personal budgets, recovery budgets or carers budgets. Please speak to your care
coordinator to see if you can get funding or contact us to discuss the options.
Some funded places available thanks to
Brentwood Community Fund and Brentwood Health and Wellbeing Fund. Please
contact us to discuss your options.
Course dates 27th April, 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th May,
(no session 1st June) 8th 15th 22nd 29th June, 6th, 13th July and 20th July
Southend 12 week Digital Art
course, for those with low mental health needs. On Wednesdays 10am to
12pm, starting on 4th April 2018 at The Art School,
Chalkwell Park. Delivered in partnership with Metal, NetPark. The course will
include a walk around the park following an app on an Ipad (which can be
borrowed) and then produce a piece of artwork in response to the park in the
Hadleigh TBC - 12 week Art course, open to people with personal budgets, recovery budgets or carers budgets. Please speak to your care coordinator to see if you can get funding or contact us to discuss the options.
We need a minimum of 12 people with Recovery Budgets, Carers’ Budgets or Personal
Budgets to run a course in your area. Please contact us to discuss the
We are hoping to run visual arts courses across Essex depending on funding. To
enrol, or find out more information about these courses, please contact:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call: 07903 188
those not eligible for a personal budget we have some FREE funded spaces. If
this is you, apply direct to Open Arts for a funded place.
*2 different funding routes. If you are unsure, call Jo at Open Arts to
discuss on 07580 982462
Arts Studio Following
completion of a 12 week Open Arts course, participants can apply to Open Arts
for a one day a week, 6 month studio placement.
Space for individual arts development in a creative hub.
Days & Times: Mondays 10am-4pm
Wednesdays 10am - 4pm (volunteer led day)
Location: Hadleigh Old Fire Station,
Hadleigh SS7 2PA
Michele Fazakerley, Sue Richardson,
Jackie Shorter and Paul Alcock.
Volunteers: Kathy, Richard, Clara and Krista
Fee: £3.50 per session includes refreshments or if you have funding 50p towards refreshments / plus
£1-£2 suggested donation towards art materials each week
Arts Studio Drop In
For people who have been attending the studio
and wish to drop in following completion of their studio placement.
Please call the office in advance to book a space
07903 188673 or Paul 07951 931476
Location: Hadleigh Old Fire Station, Hadleigh
Fee: 3.50 per session includes refreshments or if you have funding 50p towards refreshments / plus £1-£2 suggested donation towards art materials each week
Our courses are funded through
two different streams; for people eligible for a personal budget (critical
and substantial social care needs), we are asking that they apply for a
recovery budget, personal budget or a carers budget to attend. For those with low to moderate needs, they can
request a funded place directly from Open Arts.
Option 1 £250 a 12 week course (materials included and optional gallery visit)
Option 2 £350, a 12 week course (materials included and optional gallery visit) plus the option of a six month follow up studio space for independent art making (materials not included), exhibitions, accreditation and volunteering.
Click here to download the Recovery Budget Plan.