Tag Archives: Community Arts

Louder Than Words – Playwriting Workshop with Rikki Beadle-Blair

 Guernsey has a rich literary past with great works such as Les Miserables being penned on its shores, and new contemporary writers now exhibiting their work through the Poems on the Buses initiative.  If you’re a budding writer who perhaps … Continue reading

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The most fun you can have with your recycling!

What a fantastic week we had during half term!  More than 120 children aged between 4 – 14 took part in our Splatterdays Programme, a series of creative making workshops, and made some amazing creations, lots of noise and quite a … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity: Community Arts Officer

The following job opportunity has arisen at the Guernsey Arts Commission: Community Arts Officer Job Description The Guernsey Arts Commission is looking for a self-motivated individual, preferably a graduate, with a commitment to continue the delivery of a community arts … Continue reading

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Have you booked your Splatterdays yet?

Our October half term workshop programme, Splatterdays, is filling up fast with both the Cardboard City and Junk Band sessions now fully booked.  There are a few spaces left for sessions on Monday, Thursday and Friday – it’s not too … Continue reading

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The G.A.C Challenge

Here at the Guernsey Arts Commission we are always trying to think of ways to engage our local community, this time our focus has turned on the musicians on the island. The music Sub-Committee have set a new challenge for … Continue reading

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2011 Funding Applications

The Guernsey Arts Commission has one sitting left this year for persons wishing to apply for funding. The deadline for applications is Monday 1st November. If you are applying for funding for an event which is taking place in 2010 … Continue reading

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The BIG DRAW and Splatterdays! Our exciting October half term programme

We can’t believe we’re telling you about our half term activities – it feels like we’ve only just finished our Summer Programme!  We have a couple of projects on the go for this half term:  BIG DRAW Each morning we’ll be holding … Continue reading

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Free Arts Summer Programme comes to an end.

Wow!  What an amazing, action packed three weeks we have had with the Free Arts Summer Programme.  More than 150 children have taken part in our free workshop programme learning a wide variety of skills in dance, drama or puppetry.  … Continue reading

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Use our Calendar to Advertise your Events!

The Guernsey Arts Commission is committed to promoting and supporting the arts around the island, and one of the ways we are doing this is providing a calendar of events on our website. Not only is it a great tool … Continue reading

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Artsmobile will bring the Arts to You!

The latest edition to the Guernsey Arts Commission team is a not a person: in fact it’s a large pink and white BUS, affectionately labeled the Artsmobile! The Artsmobile has one purpose and that’s getting the arts out into the … Continue reading

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