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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 91!

Fundraising for Calais

There are over 300 unaccompanied young people in the Calais refugee camp known as the 'Jungle'. Alison will be travelling to Calais on20th May for a second trip to provide art educational support. Please help by donating at this page.

Here are some of the Klarty Klub working with Stephen Pritchard during Stevie Ronnie's exhibition 'Northern Game'

We hold a monthly car boot sale to raise money for our community programme.

We run an adult drop in session every Thursday 10 - 3pm giving people a space to work in quietly and to meet with like minded.

We work closely with Tyne Rivers Trust and their community engagement programme. Here are some of the young people learning about the river beds.

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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