Young Arts and national grant giving

Our society supports Young Arts both individual students and schools and colleges in our area:

  • Artists in residence in schools
  • Funding for gallery and museum visits
  • Art Exhibitions
  • Bursaries/awards for individual students
  • Church Trails

Our Young Arts volunteers help future generations develop an interest in the arts.

The Projects We Have Supported

Young Artists’ Christmas Exhibition 2019

The annual Young Artists’ Christmas Exhibition is now running from Friday 29th November until Saturday 14th December. Prizes were awarded on Friday evening by the Chairman, Sheila Williams to Will Montgomery, Peter Hazzard and Sharon Hutchings. George Thomas and Anne-Louise Richard’s exhibits were Highly-Commended ...
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The Guggleton Gallery Young Arts Christmas Exhibition – 2018

Isabel de Pelet , First Prize winner Will Montgomery and Sheila Williams at the Awards Ceremony held on  Friday 16 November 2018 Max Denison-Pender and Will Montgomery The Bachelor of Balintore – the bronze sculpture which won First Prize Hannah Cox receiving Third Prize for her two mixed media French ...
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Pottery and Painting Day at St. George’s School, Bourton

On Thursday 22 November, our Society funded a day’s painting and pottery class run by Mr Des Alner for 34 young pupils at St. George’s School, Bourton.  Due to the strictures of the National Curriculum pupils do not have much opportunity to learn pottery or to learn how to paint ...
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Golden Lecture

To celebrate 50 years of support of Young Arts by The Arts Society we sponsored two lectures in local comprehensive schools. Given by highly qualified Arts Society lecturers these lectures gave year 12 and 13 students an opportunity to step outside the curriculum and learn about and appreciate the arts.  ...
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