Somerset Art Works and The Great Crane Project are celebrating!

The Great Crane ProjectPlease join us for the Celebration of Cranes event on Saturday 22nd November at the Willows and Wetlands Visitor Centre in Stoke St Gregory to mark the fifth anniversary of an inspiring project that aims to reintroduce Cranes to the Somerset Levels. An iconic bird, the crane has been featured in art throughout the centuries and yet has been missing from our landscape for the past 400 years – until now, surely that is worthy of a celebration? Full story: Read more

Artists announced for NEW Creative Pathways programme ‘The Levels and Moors’

Somerset Art WorksArtists announced for NEW Creative Pathways programme ‘The Levels and Moors’- A professional development programme in conjunction with this year’s Somerset Art Week event SAW are pleased to announce that after receiving a large amount of applications for the programme Liz Fathers, Joy Merron, Andrea Oke and Lucy Pendrick will be receiving the Creative Pathway’s bursary. Full story: Read more

Somerset Art Works: WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT

Somerset Art WorksAs an artist-led organisation, Somerset Art Works is the only countywide agency dedicated to developing visual arts and crafts, both weaving together communities and supporting the artists who enrich our lives. The Annual review will give you a good insight into some of Somerset Art Works’ achievements during this time and the wide range of creative opportunities created by artists and makers particularly working with young people and communities over the past year. Full details: Read more