Creative Cohesion is a registered charity which specialises in arts based activities to help develop people's learning, understanding and appreciation of art and creativity. We facilitate thepromotion of creative practices through workshops, events and classes as well as providing artists with the space that allows them to develop their own practices. With a gallery, facilities for arts workshops and family activities and a glass hot-shop we offer a unique experience for all.
The group was constituted in 2005, and has over 60 committed members, from the Tyne to the Tees and beyond. Through these themed projects edan members are provided with the opportunity to researchtheir subject within a supportive environment, furthering their artistic and academic knowledge. We contribute to the cultural development of the region, by successfully establishing links between artists, industry and commerce.
Papion "James Youngson", was born and educated in the North East of England, and is one of the most sought after artists in the UK. With a reputation for bringing imagination and originality to boththe traditional and abstract, his paintings are always serious in feeling, and it is impossible to resist their force and beauty.
On the upper floor we stock a comprehensive selection of art and craft materials to satisfy the needs of both professional and amateur artists. If you want to buy your art ready made, you will enjoybrowsing through our range of originals and prints, many of which feature Durham as their subject matter. Should you have artwork that needs framing we offer a bespoke service with a range to suit all budgets. Enquire in the shop.
However, for those who like official stuff, I'm a qualified (Certificate in Education), (Advanced CRB check) experienced Tutor having worked in Further Education, Adult & Family Learning for manyyears. In a recent teaching assessment I received a Grade 1 for my Teaching skills and a letter which stated. Grade 1 assessment is a standard reached by very few Adult Learning Tutors. It describes your excellent delivery and is a clear indication of your skills and professionalism.
The gallery in the centre of Durham City, showcases a fine range of contemporary art, including: paintings, sculpture, furniture, ceramics, glass, jewellery and textiles. Janet is a self taught glassartist working in fused glass, leaded stained glass and Pate de Verre. She works full time designing and producing commissions for domestic and commercial projects around the UK.
All Picture Framing takes place on the premises using the best quality materials, and utilising techniques recommended by the Fine Art Trade Guild. We have built up an excellent understanding of thecorrect materials and techniques to use, ensuring the long term preservation of your valuable artwork or memorabilia.
Lucinda Kelly is a portrait artist based in the north east of England. She trained in the traditional techniques of naturalistic drawing and painting at an atelier in Florence, Italy. She is inspiredby the effects of movement and rhythm within her work, and also by those of light and shade, or "chiaroscuro".
If you can't find what you're looking for, or have any questions regarding our website, services and products please feel free to contact us and our team will be happy to help. The team atCanvasArtattack are focused on providing an efficient, easy service to make buying canvas prints as easy as possible. Our many satisfied customers are a testament to this ongoing commitment.
Summer is upon us, the perfect time to see my new collection of coastal paintings at the Biscuit Factory. Join me at the preview evening on the 5th June to be the first to see them up on the wall.Cullercoats, Tynemouth, Souter and Beadnell all feature in the collection. You can also find my work in our SHOP @mushroomworks on the first Saturday of every month. Pop over to my exhibition and events page for more details and listings of my events and exhibitions.