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 We have developed new ways of working so we can continue reaching people in need despite Covid-19.

Find out about our Art for Mental Health events, workshops, courses and peer support groups  we currently offer.

Visit our Social Media to see the latest art work created by participants attending our groups and courses.

It’s our 25th Birthday today!

25years ago bonfire night was a complete washout, a bit like today really just for a different reason. It had…

Weaving Light

We are honoured Historic Coventry Trust and their partner Arup have asked us to research the creative potential of Electro-Luminescent…

Arty-Folks is #MovingBlue in Longford

We are thrilled Arden Estate Partnerships commissioned Arty-Folks to create artwork for the foyer of the Longford Primary Care Centre…

10th October World Mental Health Day 2020

Arty-Folks and Chat Central in collaboration are hosting ‘Come Connect’, Coventry’s 1st Super-Zoom Community Speed-Meeting event with 12 local groups…

Come Connect

Arty-Folks and Chat Central (VAC) collaborated for World Mental Health Day 2020 with Coventry’s First Community Super-Zoom on-line event! The…

Think Active

Think Active has offered Arty-Folks a fantastic opportunity to try something different and add a new feather to our cap. …

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…