Art Program

The Fine Art to Wellbeing

is a free 3-week course we run for the Recovery and Wellbeing Academy and will give you a good introduction to Arty-Folks.

Try our short course with the Recovery and Wellbeing Academy or join the first group any Wednesday.

Join a group

When, Where, When, How

and everything you need to know to start attending your first group at Arty-Folks.

It doesn’t matter whether you are talented and creative, or haven’t done any art since school.

We will help you develop your skills and confidence to express yourself, and to enjoy yourself with a community of like-minded people.

You can start your first group and Arty-Folks journey any Wednesday throughout the year.

People's Journeys

People's Journeys

We are immensely proud of our members

How we help

Mental Wealth

We have designed a program of progressive art groups that will help you regain firm ground under your feet and rebuild your life

We are immensely proud of our members who battled through complex mental ill health to emerge stronger, wiser and more resilient.

Our experienced art tutor will support you to develop your skills and learn to express yourself using a huge range of materials and techniques including

ceramics, painting, textile, drawing, collage, sculpture, wire work, painting with acrylics, charcoal, in fact any material that can be used to create stunning and meaningful artwork.



Nine remarkable young adults who attended Arty-Folks will inspire you through their beautifully illustrated personal stories to recovery.