Encouraging the elderly to connect with others and learn and develop new skills, we offer series of workshops including outdoor art in the Abbey gardens, collage and various craft sessions. Participants have reported an improved sense of worth, enjoyment and interest in our courses and we continue to run these engaging projects for Gatehouse in Bury St Edmunds for a third year.
‘Through the Garden Door’ is a two-year project for all adult family carers caring for another adult. Running from October […]
‘Trees in Town’ was a community project funded by the Woodland Trust and local councillors. The project involved 3 areas: […]
‘Green Spaces’ was funded by Tesco Bags of Help grant in 2017. It took place in Wedgwood House, Bury St […]
‘Shifting Sands, Etched in Time’ is an Art Branches project set on the stunning coastline of Dunwich Heath. The Suffolk […]
Funded by Comic Relief, this project was based at Wicken Fen, Cambridgeshire. It looked at ways of engaging young people with […]
Art Branches run a number of specialised cross-curricular, creative thinking and design workshops for schools. These are flexible to […]