Welcome to Sherwood Young Artists
'Sherwood Young Artists' is a children's art school that runs weekly classes for 7 - 18 year olds, in Sherwood, Nottingham. The classes offer children the opportunity to develop skills in a full range of different artistic materials and techniques, to complete their 'Explore', 'Bronze', 'Silver' and 'Gold' Arts Awards and to develop confidence in presenting their amazing artwork through our involvement with such events as 'Sherwood Art Week' and 'Nottingham Light Night'. Check out our social media pages for our up to date activities @sherwoodyoungartists.
Sherwood Young Artists are offering you a FREE Photography Competition this November, in association with the Hartley Creatives.
The theme is Autumn - Nature/Landscapes/Cityscapes.
Simply upload your photo using the form (link below) The winners will be announced at the Hartley Creatives festive Open Studios event on the 19th November. Plus all entries will be on display in the Sherwood Young Artists studio on the 19th and 20th November. So please come down and check out all the talent.
There will be four age categories - 7-10 years, 11-15 years, 16-18years and 18+ years. The competition is open to everyone.
The Hartley creatives are sponsoring this competition and prizes will include a £10 gift voucher for each winner to spend at the Hartley Creatives craft fair on the 20th November. Plus fabulous experience prizes from 'Roy McCready Photo Studio' and 'Hand on Pottery'.
Rules are as follows -
1. Only one entry per person
2. For GDPR and safeguarding reasons, we ask that if there are people in your photos they are unidentifiable (photo taken from behind etc) or that you have written consent to share a photo of them - these images will be displayed on our social media pages
3. All entries must be in before midnight on the
and must be submitted using the entry form - Please follow the link below.
Poster Design by Tom Grantham - Gold Arts Award Student
Returning this Autumn........
Due to their 2020/21 success, our online courses have returned this Autumn.
Our First Online course offer gives you the choice of two different courses developed specifically for DofE participants. On offer is a 3 Month and a 6 Month course to help participants to complete the 'Skill' section of either their Bronze or Silver DofE Award.
Our Second Online Course offer is the 7 Week 'Discover Arts Award Course' for 5-10 year olds. This course includes entry for the Discover Arts Award and official certificate.
For more information, please click here
I’m so excited to be sharing this news with you!!!
Sherwood Young Artists has been named as a Trinity Champion Centre 2021/22 for our successful delivery of Arts Award.
Trinity College London is a leading international exam board and independent education charity that specialises in the assessment of communicative and performance skills covering music, drama, combined arts and English language.
Trinity Champion Centres inspire other organisations by sharing their practice and advocating for accreditation in their communities and more widely.
This is a real honour for us. It’s always a wonderful feeling when you are recognised for doing a good job!!!!
Being a Trinity Champion Centre will provide us with lots of wonderful opportunities this year.
Huge thanks to all our wonderful Young Artists for being absolutely brilliant