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Open day and free ceramnics taster sessions at Dyce Community Centre

Come along to Dyce Community Centre and ‘Have a go’ with the Aberdeen Potters on 23rd May 10.00 am – 2.30pm.

The Potters are a group who meet regularly at Dyce and are looking for new memebers
A chance to come along and meet some enthusiastic ceramicists and their experienced tutor. You will be able to try your hand at a verity of techniques such as handbuilding, glazing and wheelthrowing.
All levels and abilities welcomed!

Creative Communities Project

Creative Communities is Arts Development, Aberdeen City Council’s programme of art projects/events/workshops in the cities regeneration areas and is funded by the Fairer Scotland Fund.  From October 2012 to April 2013 there will be a host of imaginative and inspiring creative opportunities for residents of all ages from the cities 7 regeneration areas;

Each area will be allocated a lead artist

Each project will run over 4 weeks.

Each areas project will culminate in a fun community event.

The projects are for residents of all ages from the cities Regeneration areas, and the programme offers opportunities to be involved in many different art forms.  While you may find it most convenient to attend workshops/events in your area we encourage and welcome cross over between areas and all sessions can be attended by residents from other regeneration areas.

Projects will happen in:

Tillydrone

Northfield & CummingsPark

Torry

Woodside

Middlefield

Seaton

 

Each area will have a launch day which will take place a week before the project starts, this will take the form of an ice-cream van/ pop up art workshops.  Get your free ice cream or tea/coffee if a chilly day and learn about the project that is happening is happening in the area.

Listen out for the ice-cream van in your area!

Creative Communities’ goes digitalAlong side the programme of workshops, the creative communities’ project will have an online presence, keeping you up to date with latest developments, offering inspiration and assigning online arts projects for you to get involved with.

Check us out at:

Face book: https://www.facebook.com/creativecommunitiesaberdeen

Twitter: www.twitter.com/CC_Abdn

Blog: www.creativecommunitiesaberdeen.blogspot.co.uk

For further information please contact Margaret Stewart, Community Arts Officer on 01224 814740 or mstewart@aberdeencity.gov.uk

Scottish Samurai Parade – Call For Stewards

Theatre Modo is looking for stewards for the Scottish Samurai Parade on the 17th September 2011.

Over the next two months Theatre Modo will be working with over 500 young people to create a thrilling processional extravaganza bringing to life the adventures and exploits of the great trader, revolutionary and industrialist, Thomas Blake Glover.

The parade will start at the Gordon Barracks at culminating in a fiery finale at Westfield Park. The parade will set off at 7.00pm and we expect the entire event to be over by 9.00pm. Continue reading

Tillydrone Art & History Group

We are having an open event to encourage new people to join the group.  The open session is on Thursday 20 January; 9:30 – 11;30 at Tilly Youth Continue reading

Community Arts Job Opportunity

Community Arts Officer Position (Fixed Term)

Reference Number ABC2179
Closing date:    1 November 2010
 
Location:         Whitespace/Arts Development
Hours:              Part-time, 21.75 hours per week
Duration:         Fixed-term up to 31 January 2012
Salary:            £17,316 – £19,793 Continue reading