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Please note delivery of our art for mental health programme is under constant review at present.

You can also find information about the latest activities and art work produced by our members on our social media platforms.

The Fine Art to Wellbeing

We think about creativity as making something new and original, but in fact the root meaning of creativity means ‘to…

Art for Relaxation Course

Art for Relaxation is a free 3-week online course that will give you a good introduction to Arty-Folks and creative…

Mindy’s Lovely Locks Raised £630

Mindy launched her Crowdfunder during Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 to encourage on-going conversations about mental health and the particular…

Art of Relaxation – YouTube

We are so proud to release our very first taster workshop in video format. We hope it will give you…

160miles+18hours+£18.64petrol

Since lockdown we have been running our art workshops online with small groups of 4-6 members. We planned art activities…

ACE is ace!

The Arts Council England has granted Arty-Folks a Covid Emergency Support grant that will help us increase our digital capabilities…

Finally a little ray of sunshine!

SEGRO awarded Arty-Folks £1,000 Covid emergency funding to help us towards covering our annual core running costs.  Arty-Folks spends yearly…

What’s your Art and Mental Health story?

For Mental Health Awareness Week 18-24 May 2020 we asked you to send us a short video of your Art…

Apart but Together

Our art workshops have offered a lifeline to so many people; a safe space where they were able to reduce…

Covid-19

With a heavy heart we had to accept that we have to stop all face-to-face weekly art groups and outreach…

Preview Busting the Blues 21 January 2020 at Blue Door Gallery Earlsdon

‘Busting The Blues’ was opened by the Lord Mayor of Coventry Councillor Linda Bigham on Blue Monday 20th January 2020…

Busting the Blues in 2020

21-26 January at Blue Door Gallery in Earlsdon, Coventry An exhibition of artwork by Arty-Folks members Blue Monday, the third…