Welcome to Whistle Art Stop




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Community Art is at the forefront of our work and all profits made from trading go directly into our community projects.

Look North

BBC Look North were on site to film the Thursday Adult Art Club and in particular Dominic Richardson, who is just about to complete his Silver Arts Award and Tom Dobson, who is aged 92!

See more about Dominic http://dominicrichardson.com/

Summer Arts

Please book early (click on image to booking site)


The SHED exhibition and project space is now available to rent by the day, week or month. Rates start at £50 for the day; £150 for a week and £500 for a month.

Please email theshed@whistleartstop.org for more information

Life Drawing

Two new workshops for adults starting in August at the Whistle Art Stop.

If interested, please book the best day available for you - no obligation at this stage but more of a census.


Our youth work varies from all types of art including photography to computer training. Here is Ben working on his Bronze Arts Award.

Every year we participate in the 'Big Draw'. It's a Family Fun Day with lots of different types of art to learn and do.

Recycle, recycle and recycle some more - that's our art promise to the environment.

'Wor Space' is a project converting the wasteland around the Whistle Art Stop into a community garden. Here are the young people at work making planters to grow vegetables in.

We have won two awards from Love Northumberland for our community work to date and an invite to the Queen's Garden Party!

Our lead artists are all DBS checked but we ask that any young people under 8 be accompanied by their parents. He's only acting, by the way!

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