The Creative Arts Programme offers a wide range of creative based activities, one off events and courses throughout the authority. Including arts and crafts in courses/workshops painting, drawing, weaving, pottery to name a few for 7yrs- 17yrs & Adults. Some courses offer a specific subject i.e. still life or pets and Raku ceramics with a more intensive course time.
Linking into our Museum & Gallery Service to manage a programme of Saturday classes during term time with an annual exhibition showcasing the next generation of talent within a professional exhibition setting.
Working in partnership with local/national tours and festivals to bring larger events, Puppet Animation Festival, Scottish Opera (PopUp Tour), Travelling Gallery, Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival, Kirkintilloch Canal Festival and Milngavie Festival of Clubs and more.
Working across all EDLC Trust venues – Auld Kirk Museum, Lillie Art Gallery, Kirkintilloch Town Hall, Kilmardinny House Arts Centre, all libraries and community based venues throughout the authority and even our friends in Leisure have worked in partnership to help bring creativity and learning to the community.