Laing Art Gallery ,
Laing Art Gallery, New Bridge Street, NE1 8AG Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Monday 22 July - Friday 26 July
Monday 29 July - Friday 2 August
Summer School for 11-16 year olds
10-3pm (early drop off available from 9.30am, late pick up available until 3.30pm)
£100* per child (booking fee applies) - booking esse... Read More
Tim Lamb Centre ,
Rising Sun Country Park, Whitley Road, NE12 9SS Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Join us at the Tim Lamb Centre today and your little one can have their face painted during their visit.
The Tim Lamb Centre is a specialist activity provision exclusively for children and young people with disabilities/ additional needs and their fami... Read More
Tuesday 23 July - Thursday 25 July
Tuesday 30 July - Thursday 1 August
Tuesday 13 August - Thursday 15 August
Tuesday 20 August - Thursday 22 August
More info at: bit.ly/2UwfJaT
£75 per child* (plus booking fee)
Book online here: https://www.tick... Read More
The Biscuit Factory ,
16 Stoddart Street, NE2 1AN Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
A summer of creativity for young people aged between 7-13, with sessions led by professional art teachers and practising artists. Each week they will introduce different themes and different activities, meaning whether your child attends one week or all t... Read More
The Cumberland Arms Bed & Breakfast ,
James Place Street, NE6 1LD Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Shenanigans Comedy returns for July with a line-up of fantastic comedians, including some of the most in-demand acts in the region, so why not come and join in on the fun and frolics?
Headlining we have the extraordinary SEYMOUR MACE. Critically acclaim... Read More
The Northern Charter ,
5th Floor, Commercial Union House, 39 Pilgrim Street, NE1 6QE Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Improvisation workshop with Maggie Nicols
Maggie has been facilitating improvisation workshops for over 50 years across the world with people from diverse backgrounds. This is a unique opportunity for Maggie to share some of the exercises and techniques... Read More
Creative Artist Studios Northumberland ,
Unit 6 Vallum Farm, Millitary Road, NE18 0LL Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Another opportunity to learn a variety of different techniques and create several fascinating paintings with the wonderful alcohol inks. No drawing skills are necessary and all materials will be provided for you to produce beautiful & colourful effec... Read More
Basement Snaxx ,
13,ridley place, NE1 8JQ Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Feeling creative? Want to try journaling as a means to cultivating inspiration and a sense of individuality?
Each week we will practise our creative journaling techniques around a ‘thought-provoking’ theme. There will be time for discussion as well as... Read More
All Saint's Church Upper Room Gosforth ,
Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Havent painted since school ? Fear Not
Join us to a Fun filled 90min to 2hr Art Paint Class for Beginners and painters of all levels.
We are very excited to introduce our great New Location in the heart of Gosforth
You can create your own masterpiece.... Read More
The Millstone ,
Mill Rise, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Havent painted since school ? Fear Not
Join us for a unique fun filled 90min to 2hr Art Paint Class for Beginners and painters of all levels.
We are very excited to be having another class at the lovely Millstone Pub and Hote... Read More
This workshop is aimed at anybody who would like to learn about styling and composition for product photography. Marion will take you through the basics of composition, a bit of colour theory and you will put all that in use to build a few sets to shoot t... Read More
Heaton Methodist Church ,
7 Simonside Terrace, NE6 6JX Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
We’ll be drawing on a range of gentle movement approaches to the body including walking, moving, witnessing and writing, gentle stretching and mobilising and elements of Scaravelli yoga. We will be spending time inside the studio and outside in nature as... Read More
First Floor, Commercial Union House, 39 Pilgrim Street, NE1 6QE Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Queer Day School presents a two-day DIY learning space aimed at LGBTQ+ people of all ages and backgrounds who feel that they are based outside of mainstream education, academia and traditional modes of learning for whatever reason, enabling them to engage... Read More
The Old Coal Yard ,
12 Elizabeth Street, NE6 1JS Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
So excited to be co-promoting with The Old Coal Yard to Bring you this fabulous line up.
Expect a festival vibe with doors open from 2pm,
street food, bars and a day of fantastic music....
Grace Petrie has played The Cumberland Arms but now we bring h... Read More
After two successful events in Sunderland we have decided to bring the Alternative Night Market to Newcastle!
Held at the Biscuit Factory just 5 minutes from the city centre we will have a huge range of quirky stalls, dark, gothic, steampunk, mystical... Read More
Cumberland Arms ,
Ouseburn, NE6 1LD Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
A fantastic double-bill...
7pm Spontaneous Wrecks warm-up the night with their greatest Hits and Missus! Fast paced, genre themed comedy with their unique set of improv games and sketches. 'Gag of Thrones' is a must see.
8.30pm Then, the Suggestibles we... Read More
125 Jesmond Road, NE2 3JY Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting an... Read More
Alphabetti Theatre ,
Alphabetti Theatre, St James Boulevard, NE1 4HP Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
‘The Pets’ V ‘The Labs’.
Two teams of improvisers in pursuit of the Golden Cheese. Falling over themselves and each other to entertain you in a relentless battle of games, sketches and songs. Inspired by your suggestions, they must work together to fulfi... Read More
The Cluny ,
36 Lime Street, NE1 2PQ Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
FROM THE HAT IS A NEW CONCEPT SHOW FEATURING A LIVE DRAWING OF THE ACTS LIVE ON THE NIGHT,
AT ANY POINT, ANY ACT WILL BE CALLED TO PLAY
MEANING THE SHOW WILL BE KICKING OFF FROM THE MOMENT DOORS OPEN....
LIVE WILL BE....
LEGITIM... Read More
Crawcrook Fair ,
Crawcrook, NE40 4NB Gateshead, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
For the 3rd year running ARTventurers Tyne Valley will be back at Crawcrook Fair! We will be there with FREE arts and crafts for little ones and (weather permitting!) a sensory play area too for children to explore and have fun. A perfect opportunity to... Read More
Inspired by our exhibition Victoria & Albert: Our Lives in Watercolour (29 June - 14 September 2019)
Join artist Jason Skills at the Laing for an afternoon of watercolour painting, celebrating the exhibition ‘Victoria & Albert: Our Lives in Water... Read More
Due to the high level of interest, this is another opportunity to learn how to create unique artwork with alcohol inks. All of the special paper and a large selection of beautifully coloured inks are provided for you, as well as various tools and lots of... Read More
St Marys Centre ,
Church Chare, NE16 4SH Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Join ARTventurers for our art classes for babies and children in Gateshead. A super special session inspired by Aladdin and his pal, the Genie. We’ll be exploring, creating, crafting, painting, singing and dancing as we are transported to a whole new worl... Read More
Cowell's Garden Centre ,
Main Road, Woolsington, NE13 8BW Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Get creative to paint your ceramic hanging plant pot in a design of your choice.
All materials and equipment will be provided. Recommended age 4+ with adult supervision required at all times.... Read More
Side Cinema ,
1-3 Side, NE1 3JE Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
In partnership with artist and researcher Toby Lloyd, we will be looking at the future of work, the idea of Universal Basic Income and how people could potentially be liberated from the capitalist work model. Toby P Lloyd is an artist, currently undertak... Read More
Quorum Business Park ,
Benton Lane, NE12 8BU Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Take your chair from drab to fab as we go through everything from re-upholstering the seat pad to painting it on this special all-day workshop.
All materials are provided apart from ½ metre of fabric for your seat and any trim that is required. This works... Read More
The Hearth Arts Centre ,
Main Road, Horsley, NE15 0NT Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Come along and learn how to paint hares using ink and watercolours. During the course of the day you will learn some new techniques for using these mediums and develop a hare painting with character and life. By the end of the class your hare should look... Read More
Blackett Street ,
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7, United Kingdom
Are you ready for our mini *Mela in the City*?! In the run up to the main event, come and join us in Newcastle city centre for dancing, drumming and free activities, like face painting, in this joyous 'warm up' that will give you a colourful flavour of wh... Read More
Hypnotic, relaxing and beautiful - modern calligraphy brings a contemporary edge to a traditional craft. Whether you want to make your envelopes more inviting, add flourish to a card or have a much bigger project in mind like place settings for an event -... Read More
Newcastle Cathedral ,
Newcastle Cathedral, St Nicholas Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1PF, NE1 1PF Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
We are back ! Artists in Recovery will be exhibiting at Newcastle Cathedral this summer. 18 wonderful artists showing painting, drawing, sculpture, poetry and photography. Come along. Be inspired.... Read More
With Carly Collier, curator of 'Victoria & Albert: Our Lives in Watercolour' at Royal Collection Trust.
Queen Victoria and Prince Albert were enthusiastic patrons of watercolour painting. They formed a large collection of works illustrating, in Victo... Read More
Wednesday 14th August
Wandering Oak and Infinity Mirror Records bring you:
• Minami Deutsch / 南ドイツ • (Japan. Guruguru Brain / Cardinal Fuzz)
Minami Deutsch is a Japanese psych / kosmische band formed in 2014. Their sound is influenced by both their love... Read More
“The album title has a dual meaning – sex and death.” These are common themes from Aidan Moffat; since his early days with Arab Strap, he has explored these subjects with a grace and grit that plunges deep into the human soul. But this is no re-hash of th... Read More
Waikiki Newcastle ,
28 Collingwood Street, NE1 1JF Newcastle, United Kingdom, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Its that time of the year again!
A levels results are the culmination of 13 years of hard work at school, all the way from hand print paintings in reception, to perfecting Pythagoras theorem in year 13.
As you've spent all summer eagerly awaiting the... Read More
Northumberland Park ,
Tyne and Wear, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Get the family ACTIVE at our Summer Family Fun Days.
There will be fun games, challenges, music, dance & family fitness, inflatable’s, face painting, sports tasters, giant games and try out our smoothie bike! All ages are welcome to come along and jo... Read More
Great North Museum: Hancock ,
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Course tutor: Dr Alison CuttsCourse length: 1 dayCourse structure: Indoor session
At first glance, bones may seem a simple subject; with closer inspection, however, their intricacies become clear. Careful observation of the skeleton of any vertebrat... Read More
Deuchar Arms ,
Leam lane estate, NE10 8 Gateshead, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Bike show, Family Funday and band showcase,
Bikeshow free entry just turn up and get a number, Certificates for Best in Show, Trike, Custom, Paint,
Family Funday: Bouncey castle, Tombola, face painting, Stocks, Burgers,
Bands: The Unattested, Wicked Lord... Read More
Tyneside Irish Centre ,
43 Gallowgate, NE1 4SG Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Doors open 7pm Show 7.30pm
Pete Coe, Brian Peters and Laura Smyth
‘The Road to Peterloo’ tells the tale of one of the most notorious incidents in British labour history – the ‘Peterloo Massacre’ in Manchester in 1819 – through some of the many street ba... Read More
Exhibition Park ,
Claremont Rd, NE1 7 Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Newcastle Mela is the much-loved south Asian arts festival that takes place annually in Exhibition Park, Newcastle. Based around Pakistani, Bengali, Indian and other South Asian cultures, everyone is welcome to this free, fun and family-friendly event.... Read More
Course tutor: Dr Alison CuttsCourse length: 1 dayCourse structure: Indoor session
Paleoart is the depiction of prehistoric life from scientific evidence, principally the fossil record, and covers all kinds of representations from observational drawi... Read More
The Northumbrian Piper ,
Fawdon House, 1 Fawdon Close, NE3 2AH Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Once again we are holding our Summer Fair in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. It is a fantastic day with lots of fun, games, face painting and prizes to be won. Please come and join us and bring all the family.
No dogs allowed due to number of children... Read More
Anderson & Garland - auctioneers since 1840 ,
Anderson House, Crispin Court, Newbiggin Lane, Westerhope, NE5 1BF Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
To submit an entry for our September Fine Art Auction, email firstname.lastname@example.org, ring 0191 4303000, attend a free valuation day everyday from 9am-4pm at Anderson House or fill in our online valuation form: https://www.andersonandgarland.com/onlin... Read More
Playing as a trio (sans drums), Broken Levee are a stylish and charismatic blues band with a reputation for surging and full-blooded performances that reveal an impressive trove of original compositions. Their sound echoes the Great British and American b... Read More
Foxes divide opinion but no one can deny how beautiful they are. Using ink and watercolours you will learn to paint a fox step by step. During the course of the day you will learn some new techniques for using these mediums and develop a painting with cha... Read More
Tyne Theatre & Opera House ,
Westgate Road, NE14 Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
John Finnemore, writer and star of the multi-award winning BBC Radio shows “John Finnemore’s Souvenir Programme”, “Cabin Pressure” and “John Finnemore’s Double Acts” brings his new live show to the stage!
With the help of special guests from Souvenir Pr... Read More
Formed out of the primordial creative ooze of the San Francisco Bay Area, Oakland’s Once & Future Band is Joel Robinow (keyboards, lead vocals), Raze Regal (guitar, vocals), Raj Ojha (drums, recording) and Eli Eckert (bass, vocals). For over a decade,... Read More
Leazes Park ,
Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Budding gardeners and green-fingered enthusiasts are invited to show off their gardening skills once again at the annual Newcastle Allotment and Garden Fete, organised by Newcastle Parks & Allotments Trust in partnership with the city’s Allotments Wor... Read More
The Flower Folk ,
20 Brentwood Avenue, Jesmond, NE2 3DH Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Hypnotic, relaxing and beautiful - modern calligraphy is everywhere at the moment.
Whether you want to add artistry to your envelopes, flourish to a card or have a much bigger project in mind like table settings for your wedding. This is for you.
The Cr... Read More
Cobalt Studios CIC ,
10-16 Boyd Street, NE21AP Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Chilled life drawing in a relaxed environment. No judgement; no pressure, no teacher - just nice music and drawings. We hope to have an array of different evenings, with models taking inspiration from classic art, yoga and contemporary dance choreography.... Read More
Join me and paint a series of little bee paintings with gold leaf flower detailing. This is the first time I have introduced gold leaf into a workshop and these will make lovely little gifts for friends or be a little added glamour for your walls.
Based... Read More
Shieldfield Art Works - Holy Biscuit ,
1 Clarence Street, Shieldfield, NE2 1YH Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
You are invited to join us for an afternoon of Life Drawing with a female model. Don’t worry if you’ve never tried drawing before all levels of experience are welcome, from complete beginners to pro artists as we learn how to capture the human form and cr... Read More
The Bridge Hotel ,
Castle Square, NE1 1RQ Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Sunday 22nd September (Doors 7.30pm / Music Starts 8.00pm)
The Bridge Hotel - Newcastle
£8 / £6 Concessions
Sam Rapley (Saxophone / Clarinet / Compositions) / Alex Munk (Guitar) / Matt Robinson (Piano) / Conor Chaplin (Double Bass) / Will G... Read More
Newcastle upon Tyne ,
THE NEWCASTLE FRESHERS WRISTBAND 2019
It’s that time you have all been waiting for! The Official 2019 Your Freshers Guide Newcastle Freshers Wristband brought to you by the UK's biggest student events company!
Our wristbands will grant you access to Ne... Read More
Northern Stage ,
Barras Bridge, NE1 7RH Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
This is an adaptation like no other. Drawing on over two hundred years of romantic pop history is Blood of the Young’s unique take on a beloved novel – the hugely acclaimed Pride and Prejudice* (*sort of).
Six young women have a story to tell. You might... Read More
This workshop is designed to both develop a better understanding of the drawing process and encourage experimentation with a range of drawing based materials.
We will travel from the basics of drawing to the experimental. Using Still Life and drawing exer... Read More