Feb 07, 2019 10:00 AM

A unique opportunity to learn under Christie's auction house artist Oksana Leadbitter, and her New Arts Club.  Tailored to your schedule, this boutique course is 36+ hours of figurative and landscape painting that suits anyone from beginners to more accomplished painters. No experience needed! All art materials are supplied, including paints, brushes, aprons, easels and more. All you need to do is bring yourself, and a desire to learn and meet new people. Oksana will guide you through a series of art styles and techniques, offering frequent demonstrations and support. You will not need to attend every class. The course works on a by-hour basis, meaning that it works with your schedule and the hours you have left.  Come and join us every Thursday at the recreational rooms of the beautiful St Sofia church in Bayswater.  Available time slots: 10:00 - 12:00 - Adult class 12:00 - 15:00 - Children's class 19:00 - 22:00 - Adult evening class Feel free to pop in and say hello.  For more information, email: [email protected]  --- The organisers reserve the right to cancel any of the events, should unforseen circumstances arise, resulting in the refund of any canceled remaining classes. 

Feb 21, 2019 6:00 PM

Join us to hear about Sotheby’s Institute’s range of study programmes including Master’s degrees, Semester/Study Abroad Courses and Summer Study. Learn about the Institute's unique curricular approach to the study of art connoisseurship and the international art market, and how art is explored from a range of social, cultural, economic and object-based perspectives. Our courses also offer students networking opportunities with key professionals and include study visits to art fairs, biennials, museums, galleries, auction houses and private collections. Presentations by study programme directors during the evening will introduce you to the areas of specialisation taught at the Institute: Art Business, Contemporary Art, Fine & Decorative Art and Design and Asian Art. This will be followed by a panel discussion where you will hear about career pathways in the art world directly from our alumni currently employed in the field. The event will conclude with a wine reception providing opportunities to meet personally with faculty members and Admissions staff who will be on-site to answer your questions. Please note: There are limited spaces so prior booking is absolutely essential. Seats will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. By registering for this event you agree with our Terms and Conditions. To see our Terms and Conditions, please click here.

Feb 12, 2019 7:30 PM

PopUp Painting invites you to unleash your creativity – wine glass in one hand, paintbrush in the other! No experience needed. Your event at Brewdog, Soho will be themed around our Chilly in the City Pop Art painting. Pop Art took inspiration from popular and commercial culture of the time so expect to hear lots of classic songs from the 1960s on our playlist! Since 2013 our mission has been to bring art out of the classroom and gallery and into the places people meet on an every day basis. You’ll be guided step by step by a practicing artist, while you drink, paint and create your way to becoming an artist for the night! Your experience will include: All art supplies – including paint, brushes, apron Guidance from a qualified and practicing artist (but feel free to go off-piste!) A themed playlist to immerse you in your experience Drinks are available for purchase from the bar A guaranteed like on Instagram if you share your pics with #popuppainting Join the event on Facebook and invite a friend. Check out our FAQs

Feb 15, 2019 6:00 PM

FLAME INTERNATIONAL FASHION AND ART FESTIVAL DURING LONDON FASHION WEEK ‘Flame festival of fashion and art’ is a unique project that will take place in London on 15-17 February 2019 This winters event will be held in the fabulous DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Docklands Riverside 265 Rotherhithe Street, London, SE16 5HW, UK Attending will be Influencers in the fashion and art industry, TV, various media and magazines,young designers, emerging and established brands,artists,performers, painters, body artists , models, MUA's and hairstylists, photographers,videographers, and other creative people from all over the world under one roof giving global exposure whilst platforming them to the next level. We are opening our doors to the Press, Buyers, Fashion bloggers, Fashion Editors and Magazines, Tv, Celebrities, Influencers and the General public. The festival offers great opportunities and gives a chance for each participant to: -Get experience and inspiration. -Exchange ideas with like-minded people. -An opportunity to connect with professional people from the fashion and art industry. -represent yourself and expose your work and talents to the World. Exhibiting: • stands of various brands, goods and services • pop up shopping • art and photography • designers showcase and showrooms • performances of singers and dancers • competition of make-up artists and hairstylists • body art performances • competition of models • awards for all contestants EVENT TIME: The doors open for public Friday-Sunday Friday 18:00-23:00 The exhibition starts at 18:00 The Gala Start at 19:30 Saturday and Sunday 11:00-18:00 The exhibition starts at 11:00 The Gala starts at 14:00 We are offering a unique opportunity to promote your business among your target audience in the true capital of fashion and art ‘London’. Flame Festival Supported by TheWayForward show on UK Health Radio and Going Forward is the TV show on Wellness TV News! TO APPLY TO TAKE PART AS A DESIGNER OR EXHIBITOR OR TO APPLY FOR A BUYERS or PRESS PASS please contact us via email: [email protected] If you would like to discuss about exhibiting a pop-up space at the show or showcase or If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us or other project associates at: FB page:https://www.facebook.com/FlameFashionArtFestivalEn/ Instagram: #flamefashionfestival GET INVOLVED TO OUR PROJECT, SUPPORTING OR SPONSORING YOUNG TALENTS AND YOUNG DESIGNERS Would you like to get involved as a performer, artist, helper, volunteer, partner or sponsor of the project please contact the organiser via email: [email protected] If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me or other project associates via email: [email protected] TICKETS General Admission - £15- • Access to all Exhibitors area • Pop up shopping • Open Bar with welcome drinks Dress code casual/glamorous General Admission - £30 - • Access and Second Row seats to the Showcase and the Gala • Access to Exhibitors area • Pop up shopping • Network opportunities • Open Bar with welcome drinks • Afterparty Please arrive 30 mins before the show starts to be seated Dress code: after five/glamorous VIP Tickets - £50- • Access and reserved FRONT ROW seats in the Showcase and the Gala •Complementary glass of Prosecco • Goody bags • Access to the all Exhibitors area • Pop up shopping • Network Opportunity • Open Bar with welcome drinks • Afterparty Please arrive 30 mins before the show starts to be seated Dress code: after five/glamorous **********BUY NOW*********** ( Prices will go up in February ) On the door Ticket Pricing General Admission to the Exhibition and Showroom Ticket - £30 General Admission to the Gala Showcase - 60 VIP Tickets - £110

Feb 15, 2019 6:00 PM

FLAME INTERNATIONAL FASHION AND ART FESTIVAL DURING LONDON FASHION WEEK ‘Flame festival of fashion and art’ is a unique project that will take place in London on 15-17 February 2019 This winters event will be held in the fabulous DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Docklands Riverside 265 Rotherhithe Street, London, SE16 5HW, UK Attending will be Influencers in the fashion and art industry, TV, various media and magazines,young designers, emerging and established brands,artists,performers, painters, body artists , models, MUA's and hairstylists, photographers,videographers, and other creative people from all over the world under one roof giving global exposure whilst platforming them to the next level. We are opening our doors to the Press, Buyers, Fashion bloggers, Fashion Editors and Magazines, Tv, Celebrities, Influencers and the General public. The festival offers great opportunities and gives a chance for each participant to: -Get experience and inspiration. -Exchange ideas with like-minded people. -An opportunity to connect with professional people from the fashion and art industry. -represent yourself and expose your work and talents to the World. Exhibiting: • stands of various brands, goods and services • pop up shopping • art and photography • designers showcase and showrooms • performances of singers and dancers • competition of make-up artists and hairstylists • body art performances • competition of models • awards for all contestants EVENT TIME: The doors open for public Friday-Sunday Friday 18:00-23:00 The exhibition starts at 18:00 The Gala Start at 19:30 Saturday and Sunday 11:00-18:00 The exhibition starts at 11:00 The Gala starts at 14:00 We are offering a unique opportunity to promote your business among your target audience in the true capital of fashion and art ‘London’. Flame Festival Supported by TheWayForward show on UK Health Radio and Going Forward is the TV show on Wellness TV News! TO APPLY TO TAKE PART AS A DESIGNER OR EXHIBITOR OR TO APPLY FOR A BUYERS or PRESS PASS please contact us via email: flame.fashion.and[email protected] If you would like to discuss about exhibiting a pop-up space at the show or showcase or If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us or other project associates at: FB page:https://www.facebook.com/FlameFashionArtFestivalEn/ Instagram: #flamefashionfestival GET INVOLVED TO OUR PROJECT, SUPPORTING OR SPONSORING YOUNG TALENTS AND YOUNG DESIGNERS Would you like to get involved as a performer, artist, helper, volunteer, partner or sponsor of the project please contact the organiser via email: [email protected] If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me or other project associates via email: [email protected] TICKETS General Admission - £15- • Access to all Exhibitors area • Pop up shopping • Open Bar with welcome drinks Dress code casual/glamorous General Admission - £30 - • Access and Second Row seats to the Showcase and the Gala • Access to Exhibitors area • Pop up shopping • Network opportunities • Open Bar with welcome drinks • Afterparty Please arrive 30 mins before the show starts to be seated Dress code: after five/glamorous VIP Tickets - £50- • Access and reserved FRONT ROW seats in the Showcase and the Gala •Complementary glass of Prosecco • Goody bags • Access to the all Exhibitors area • Pop up shopping • Network Opportunity • Open Bar with welcome drinks • Afterparty Please arrive 30 mins before the show starts to be seated Dress code: after five/glamorous **********BUY NOW*********** ( Prices will go up in February ) On the door Ticket Pricing General Admission to the Exhibition and Showroom Ticket - £30 General Admission to the Gala Showcase - 60 VIP Tickets - £110

Feb 23, 2019 11:00 AM

Come hunt for personal treasures, rummage for bargains, and refresh your living space with unique finds from our Epic hall of salvaged olde things.Sprawling across the ground floor of a newly renovated https://earthackney.co.uk/,  The Big London Flea is host to over 50 vintage traders. Including veteran vintage sellers from established London markets like Spitalsfield/Bermondsey/Kempton, selling alongside locals having a vintage clear out.  Expect, Furniture, Records, Lamps & lighting, Electricals, Homewares, Factory Decor, Prints, maps & art, Clothing, and One-of-a–kind unexpected flea finds. Event page https://www.facebook.com/events/187675518762366/

Feb 07, 2019 6:00 PM

Get great feedback on your work in progress, catch the latest word on the letterform street! TypeThursday London is a monthly gathering of design geeks.  We like to think of ourselves as a type superfamily: We attract local letterform lovers hailing from all disciplines and levels of expertise. Social hours bookend the centerpiece of our event, a group critique we refer to as Type Crit.. What the font is Type Crit.‽
 Briefly: It’s a critique. Of letterforms. No grades. With drinks and time to make new friends. Verbosely: Type Crit. is a group critique of up to four in-progress projects involving letterform design and/or usage. You can get, give, or simply listen to feedback—your pick! Discussion is moderated by a TypeThursday dialogue lead—we pride ourselves in fostering a friendly forum for constructive, thoughtful advice that’ll raise the baseline on your letterform game. QUICK LINK: Sign up to present work for feedback at Type Crit DEADLINE is Jan. 25. What’s the programme for the evening? 6pm -  Social hour, one drink is included in your ticket.7pm - Type Crit.. Group critiques of letterform design/usage.
8pm - More mixing ’n’ mingling...during Type Crit., you'll realise there are lots of smart people in the room you still need to meet.9pm - Full stop. What does it cost? Tickets include one beer or soft drink & nibbles on arrival. Early Bird tickets start at £5 + booking fees, when these are sold out the price rises to £10 and £15 on the door.  We reward attendees with free entry to future events & special offers. Sign up to our newsletter for special offers to attend TypeThursday and partner events:  https://eventbrite.us11.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=1ed9e6d37c139101791455c42&id=a1f4aaf5bd FAQs Who should go? Anyone over the age of 18 who loves letterforms. We always welcome a new (type)face. Do I have to present? Not at all! Some people come to network, some to learn and observe, and some to help give feedback. Your level of participation is up to you. Why should I consider presenting at Type Crit.? Type Crit. presenters get free admission to the event You'll get free, friendly, fast feedback from fellow font fanatics We shower presenters with love on our Twitter and Instagram pages 
What kinds of work can I show at Type Crit.? 
We accept any work involving the use or design of letterforms e.g.: Logotype designs Hand lettering Calligraphy Typeface designs Print layouts that involve typesetting UI designs that need hierarchical sharpening … or make up a new genre of type-related work and blow our minds! How do I submit work to Type Crit.? Upload files using TypeThursday's handy online form. THE DEADLINE IS JANUARY 25. We'll display your work using a projector hooked up to a laptop. And you're welcome to bring printouts along. I have more questions! Email Chapter Lead Julie Strawson, [email protected] Partners & Sponsors TypeThursday London is proudly sponsored by: AdobeFonts and The Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography at ArtCenter College of Design, Pasadena, USA  We are grateful to our kind host FedrigoniUK See how it works:  https://www.facebook.com/pg/TypeThursday/videos/?ref=page_internal Are there ID or minimum age requirements? Over 18's only please. We will ask for proof of identity. How can I contact the organiser? Please email [email protected] with any questions. What if I can't make it? If you can't make it then please email us at [email protected] as we have a very limited number of places available and we would like to be able to offer your seat to someone else. Who will be there? You'll mingle with designers, business people and educators who want to learn more about you.  TypeThursday London is organised by a team of volunteers who all have lots of experience working with type: Dialogue Lead: Anastasios Maragiannis, Academic Portfolio Leader, Principal Lecturer in Design, department of Creative Professions and Digital Arts, University of Greenwich.  Design Lead: Ruggero Gualdesi , art director  Design Team Volunteers: Deborah Iaria, Connor Angell, Miltos Bottis, Anna Torres, Kayley Hil.l Type Jam Lead: Kayley Hill Welcome Lead: Connor Angell graphic designer. Chapter Lead: Julie Strawson, marketing specialist, founder of exonera Event photo by Jean Luc Jawed. #TypeThursdayLON #typography #typedesign #letterforms #lettering #design #graphicdesign #meetups #networking

Feb 09, 2019 2:30 PM

Laughter Yoga Colliers Wood JOHMARD COMMUNITY CENTRE New year's resolution: laught more, be happier and enjoy life :) Laughter yoga helps to find our inner joy, release stress and make friends! All ages are welcome!! Laughter Yoga involves laughter exercises, games, improvisation, creativity, social connection, breathing yoga techniques, laughter meditation, playfulness, gibberish, dancing and much more! Don’t worry if you are shy or feeling hesitant, I can say that through out the session you will feel more open, connected and confident.Some benefits of Laughter Yogahttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LqR179VT8tk Laughter lifts your mood and unblock emotions Lowers your stress levels and boots your immune system Connects people Makes you more resilient, giving you energy towards life ups and downs Yoga deep breathing practice supplies oxygen to the body and it makes you feel more alert, motivated, creative and productive                                                                                                                          Workshop FacilitatorI am certificated Laughter Yoga leader, artist, performer and art teacher. I have been working in the art and performance field for more than 8 years. And lately, I am very happy to share all my creativity and laughter skills to help everyone to improve their lives happiness and well-being.What to bringWear something you are comfy to move in and we will probably lie on the floor for a short ending mediation at some point! So, if you like bring a yoga mat for your comfort. Bring water too!For more info: https://www.colorida.co.uk/laughteryoga Don’t forget to Like the page, more events in Laughter Yoga and Arts: https://www.facebook.com/coloridauk/ !!! IMPORTANT PLEASE READ !!!Laughter Yoga is not a substitute for medical consultation for physical, mental and psychological illnesses, but is a powerful natural complementary form of healing. It is like any other aerobic exercise and may not be suitable for everyone as it involves some physical strain and a rise in intro-abdominal pressure.Some people may have pre-existing medical conditions and one should take reasonable precaution before doing laughter exercises or indeed any form of exercise.It is contraindicated for people suffering from: Any kind of hernia, Heart disease with angina pain, Persistent cough with breathlessness, Uncontrolled high blood pressure, Incontinence of urine, Epilepsy, Advanced (bleeding) piles and hemorrhoids or any bleeding tendencies in any part of the body, Severe backache, Any acute symptoms of cough, cold and fever. People who have undergone major surgery should wait at least three months before doing Laughter Yoga.If in doubt first consult a medical professional for guidance. Anyone undergoing physician-prescribed therapy that experiences improvements through laughter should seek the advice of their doctor before reducing dosage or stopping treatment.See you therePaola de Ramos HoHo HaHaHa

Feb 06, 2019 5:30 PM

Modern Woman - The multi-media brand to empower, influence and support women in business welcomes you to The Curtain Hotel, Shoreditch, London for a night of networking with inspirational women (& men), a live in conversation speaker panel plus drinks & dancing with DJ Ronnie Herel from Mi-Soul Radio! __________ Our editor Rosie Coxshaw will be in conversation with 4 inspirational women from diverse industries and cultures discussing various topics centred around women in business. Hear the personal experiences from those already doing it, how they built their success and insight into select business industries.  Speakers to be announced soon from the following industries:  - Fashion - Beauty - Art & Culture - Dating/Love Previous speakers at Modern Woman events: Anabel Fielding (Quintessentially Events), Angel Sinclair (Models of Diversity), Nicole Bremner (East Eight Developments), Menna Cule (Brewin Dolphin), Geeta Sidhu-Robb (Nosh Detox), Paris Cesvette (DJ & Founder of OPOM), Lysbeth Fox (Fox PR) & Paola Diana Don't miss it and get your EARLY BIRD tickets now: Itinerary for the evening*: 5.30pm: Doors open 7pm: In Conversation panel of inspiring women with audience Q&A 8pm: DJ until late  *Event itinerary subject to change at organisers discretion  Tickets: £15 per person or 2 for £20 (includes: drink on arrival, goody bag and evenings entertainment). 

Feb 26, 2019 5:00 PM

Sound and Music's Teacher Network Event is for London secondary music teachers wanting to explore and strengthen their approach to teaching composing. These informal events draw on the research generated by Listen Imagine Compose and offer teachers a chance to explore its findings, share personal experiences and to discover practical solutions to teaching composing within secondary schools.  This workshop will explore composing in groups through working as a whole-class ensemble. Details Places are £5 and must be booked in advance. Refreshments will be provided. Listen Imagine Compose is a partnership project between Sound and Music, Birmingham Contemporary Music Group and Birmingham City University investigating how composition is taught  and learned through secondary schools and draws on the expertise of teachers and their pupils, composers, music education academics and arts organisations.

Feb 19, 2019 5:30 PM

Modern Woman - The multi-media brand to empower, influence and support women in business and the workplace is expanding to West London! Modern Woman welcomes you to Searcys, Knightsbridge, London for a night of networking with inspirational women (& men), a live in conversation speaker panel plus drinks & dancing with DJ Ronnie Herel from Mi-Soul Radio! This event will also coincide with London Fashion Week! Our editor Rosie Coxshaw will be in conversation with 4 inspirational women from diverse industries and cultures discussing various topics centred around women in business. Hear the personal experiences from those already doing it, how they built their success and insight into select business industries.  Speakers to be announced soon from the following industries:  - Fashion - Beauty - Art & Culture - Dating/Love Previous speakers at Modern Woman events: Anabel Fielding (Quintessentially Events), Angel Sinclair (Models of Diversity), Nicole Bremner (East Eight Developments), Menna Cule (Brewin Dolphin), Geeta Sidhu-Robb (Nosh Detox), Paris Cesvette (DJ & Founder of OPOM), Lysbeth Fox (Fox PR) & Paola Diana Don't miss it and get your EARLY BIRD tickets now: Itinerary for the evening*: 5.30pm: Doors open 7pm: In Conversation panel of inspiring women with audience Q&A 8pm: DJ until late  *Event itinerary subject to change at organisers discretion  Tickets: £15 per person or 2 for £20 (includes: drink on arrival, goody bag and evenings entertainment). 

Feb 02, 2019 4:00 PM

PopUp Painting invites you to unleash your creativity – wine glass in one hand, paintbrush in the other! No experience needed. Your event at The Horniman at Hays will be themed around Elizabeth's Kennedy's Snowy London painting. Come and create your own version of London’s famous landmarks in winter! Since 2013 our mission has been to bring art out of the classroom and gallery and into the places people meet on an every day basis. You’ll be guided step by step by a practicing artist, while you drink, paint and create your way to becoming an artist for the night! Your experience will include: All art supplies – including paint, brushes, apron Guidance from a qualified and practicing artist (but feel free to go off-piste!) A themed playlist to immerse you in your experience A glass of wine (soft drink alternatives available) A guaranteed like on Instagram if you share your pics with #popuppainting Join the event on Facebook and invite a friend. Check out our FAQs