"Thanks again for all your hard work, my son James had great fun helping with this and doing all the arts and crafts and clay figures over the 4 weeks (Kilmarnock Summer Madness)."

Lee Gracie (via FaceBook)

Spider Arts News

Work for Us

We are always looking for new talented and experienced freelance artists of all mediums, so if you would like to work with us, please send your CV and a cover letter to: info@spiderarts.co.uk

Volunteer

Thinking of volunteering work? We are always looking to recruit new volunteers to work on our projects and in return we can offer great experience working in the community with a range of different client groups and training in a variety of art forms. If you would like to get involved, Contact Us.

18/02/18 Funding Update!!!

If you haven't already, please don't forget to use your votes for the Our Place Fund! Remember you need to use ALL 5 VOTES for them to be counted and all members of your household are eligible to vote as long as they are 1 year old +

PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE!!! Take a moment and use one of your votes to vote for Wild at HeART.

Wild at HeART

17/02/18 Happy Chinese New Year

Dragon masks at Saturday Art Clubtoday!

Chinese Dragon Mask

Chinese Dragon Mask

Chinese Dragon Mask

08/02/18 Spider Arts Needs YOU!!!

Exciting news!! We have put forward a proposal to deliver an environmental art/outdoor play project in Dams to Darnley Country Park during the summer holidays in partnership with Operation Play Outdoors and SAPC Community Sports Hub.

But we need your help!! In order to secure the funding to make this amazing project happen, we need your votes and for you to spread the word!

PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE!!! Take a moment to vote for Wild at HeART.

timerous beasties

04/02/18 Robert Burn's inspired sculptures at Saturday Art Club

The kids loved painting their timerous beasties this weekend!

timerous beasties

timerous beasties

timerous beasties

20/01/18 Today at Saturday Art Club

We have been feeling Inspired by the weather!.

Self Portrait

Self Portrait

21/12/17 Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity

Lisa and Speff have been spreading some Christmas cheer with Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity! Cammy bear got in on the action!

Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity

15/12/17 Merry Christmas from Darnley Crafters!!

Reindeer Jars at Darnley Crafters

13/12/17 Ibrox Christmas Party

Some festive face painting tonight at Rangers FC! What a great party!

Ibrox Christmas Party

Ibrox Christmas Party

03/12/17 Making Willow Stars at Saturday Art Club

Kids at art club made some gorgeous willow stars yesterday. Wish I'd had time to take more pictures!

Willow Stars at Saturday Art Club

26/11/17 Glasgow Style Mile Carnival

Spider Arts will be joining the Christmas Parade again this year! Carnival starts at 2.30pm leaving from St Enoch Square and finishing at 3.30pm at George Square.

18/11/17 Snow scenes at Saturday Art Club

Snow scenes at Saturday Art Club

Snow scenes at Saturday Art Club

11/11/17 Saturday Art Club

Our recycled spacecraft are out of this world!

Spacecrafts at Saturday Art Club

Spacecrafts at Saturday Art Club

Spacecrafts at Saturday Art Club

05/11/17 Saturday Art Club

Happy 5th November! Stay safe & have fun!

Firework picture at Saturday Art Club

31/10/17 What a busy Halloween!

Halloween has been a busy one for us! The amazing Emma was at The Village Storytelling Centre Halloween party for us doing some spooktacular face painting sleep along with Thirza who did some fabulous glitter tattoos! Looks like everyone had a blast!

Halloween at Village Storytelling

Halloween at Village Storytelling

28/10/17 Tamfest

Our first pumpkin of the day at Tamfest & two of our glamorous assistants from Darnley Crafters helping out today!

Tamfest

Tamfest

Tamfest

26/10/17 Halloween at Darnley Crafters

More pumpkin carving fun at Darnley Crafters tonight!

Pumpkins

Pumpkins

24/10/17 Three Town Growers

happy pumpkin carvers at Three Towns Growers

Pumpkin Carver at Three Towns Growers

01/10/17 Great Scottish Run

Very proud to have the fabulous Lisa painting for us today and to be supporting Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity at the Great Scottish Run! Well done to everyone who took part!

Great Scottish Run

28-29/10/17 Tamfest Kids Halloween Zone
Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th October
Ayr Central Shopping Centre, Skye Square, KA7 1TP Ayr

Come and enjoy face painting, pumpkin carving, apple dunking and much more! Activities include: Face Painters
Glitter Tattooist
Balloon Modeller
Magical Mayhem (Saturday 28th Only)
Owl Magic
RSPB (Royal Society for the Protection of Birds)
Creepy Puppet Making
Haunted Story Telling
Halloween Arts & Crafts Activities
Pumpkin Carving
Spooky Giant Art Attack
Spooky Clay Workshops
Apple Dunking
Costume Making
Billy Reid Magic (Sunday 29th Only)

02/09/17 Some of many stones painted today for Glesga Rocks

Rock Painting

26/08/17 Did you know, a group of giraffe is called a 'Tower'?!

We had a lot of fun making these today. We love giraffes and we love sticky backed plastic!!

giraffe pictures

giraffe pictures

giraffe pictures

24/08/17 Rock painting at Darnley Crafters tonight for Glesga Rocks

Rock Painting

12/08/17 First home game of the season for us at Rangers FC

Making badges at Ibrox

Making badges at Ibrox

06/08/17 Harry Potter themed crafts in Kilmarnock

Harry Potter Crafts Kilmarnock

Harry Potter Crafts Kilmarnock

Harry Potter Crafts Kilmarnock

Harry Potter Crafts Kilmarnock

04/08/17 Our last day of arty fun at Kilmarnock Town Centre finished off with a huge street art design!

Kilmarnock Street Art

Kilmarnock Street Art

Kilmarnock Street Art

27/07/17 Spider Arts at Midweek Pokemon Madness, Kilmarnock

Check out this week's clay creations!! Fab face painting & balloons by Colour Me Happy Face Painting!

Midweek Pokemon Madness

Midweek Pokemon Madness

Midweek Pokemon Madness

21/07/17 Spider Art at Kilmarnock Family Funfest

Some fabulous Creative Clay dinosaurs!

Kilmarnock Family Funfest

20/07/17 Spider Arts at Midweek Minecraft Madness, Kilmarnock

Today we were making Steve from Minecraft! Didn't they do well?!!

Kilmarnock Family Funfest

13/07/17 Spider Arts at Midweek Minion Madness, Kilmarnock

A fabulous day of Minion Madness in Kilmarnock!

Kilmarnock Family Funfest

Kilmarnock Family Funfest

Kilmarnock Family Funfest

Kilmarnock Family Funfest

02/07/17 Face painting in Buchanan Galleries

Face painting fun for Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity!

Kilmarnock Family Funfest

Kilmarnock Family Funfest

Kilmarnock Family Funfest

18/06/17 Spider Art at Intu Braehead

Fun with Creative Clay today!

Intu Braehead

Intu Braehead

Wee cutie from today who made a special gift for her teacher.

Intu Braehead

13/05/17 Weekend Art School at Eastwood Theatre - Week 3

Making dreamcatchers today!

Art School

06/05/17 Weekend Art School at Eastwood Theatre - Week 2

Lovely spring flower collages using the prints we did on week one. Well done everyone!!

Art School

Egg Hunt

Egg Hunt

22/04/17 Weekend Art School at Eastwood Theatre - Week 1

Exploring mark-making and textured paint techniques with bubble wrap and plastic forks! Next week, these will become beautiful spring flower collages.

Art School

Egg Hunt

16/04/17 Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity Easter Egg Run

A massive well done to all the bikers and volunteers who braved today's wee 'April showers' for the Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity Easter Egg Run! Fabulous turnout despite the weather.

Egg Hunt

Egg Hunt

19/03/17 Katie's Birthday Party

Happy birthday Katie! You & your friends did a great job making decoupage animals!

Katie's Birthday

18/03/17 Mother's Day cards at Rangers today!

Christmas Parade

Christmas Parade

Spider Arts News

Upcoming Events

Sat

Saturday Art School
Starts Saturday 13th January
Eastwood Park Theatre, Rouken Glen Road, Giffnock, G46 6UG

Thu

Darnley Crafters
Every Thursday, 7 - 9pm
Darnley Community Education Centre, 32A Glen Livet Pl, Glasgow G53 7LA