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Studio of Sanctuary Print Workshops

18 June 2019, 16:00 - 22 June 2019, 17:30

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Workshops & Courses


Studio of Sanctuary Print Workshops

18 June 2019, 16:00 – 22 June 2019, 17:30

Workshops & Courses

Screenprinting from Sculpture

03 August 2019, 10:30 – 03 August 2019, 16:00

Under the guidance of print designer Ellie Way, participants will use The Hepworth Wakefield‘s new...

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30 May 2019 – 20 July 2019

Artist Sachin Kaeley was in residence throughout May 2019. This exhibition, A HOME FOR SOMEONE...

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Print Club – Six-Week Course

19 June 2019, 18:00 – 24 July 2019, 20:30

The first rule of print club is… tell your friends, it’s not a club if...

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Artist in Residence: Nicola Singh

03 June 2019, 09:00 – 28 June 2019, 17:00

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Print and Bind Your Own Artist Book

03 August 2019, 11:00 – 03 August 2019, 16:00

Create your own printed and handmade concertina book using printmaking and bookbinding techniques on this...

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20 July 2019, 11:00 – 20 July 2019, 16:00

Cyanotypes are cyan-blue prints produced using a photographic printing process. On this one day workshop...

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Design and Screen Print Your Own Cushion

06 July 2019, 11:00 – 06 July 2019, 16:00

Design and screen print your own cushion cover with Print Designer Ellie Way. On this...

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Screen Printing Photographs

29 June 2019, 11:00 – 29 June 2019, 16:00

SOLD OUT! Join the waitlist now or check out our other workshops and courses. Learn...

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Handmade heaven
at The Art House

Discover a range of beautiful cards, gifts, artwork and more.
All handmade by locally based artists and makers.

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The Art Shop at The Art House, Wakefield

Who's it for?

Our house is your house.

The Art House provides time, space and support for artists, makers and creative businesses to develop their practice. It is a place where artists and audiences of all kinds are welcome to engage with the creative process through a year-round programme of exhibitions and events.

Opening hours
Monday: 09:00 – 20:30
Tuesday: 09:00 – 17:00
Wednesday: 09:00 – 20:30
Thursday: 09:00 – 17:00
Friday: 09:00 – 17:00
Saturday: 09:00 – 17:00
Sunday: Closed

Free entry, everyone welcome.

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For Artists

For Printmakers



Laura's at The Art House

Delicious Italian coffee and cakes to eat in or take away from Laura’s at The Art House, situated in our foyer.


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Coffee and cake, Laura's at The Art House

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Joey Chin: Artist in Residence, Autumn 2018

Joey Chin joined the creative community at The Art House, Wakefield in September and October 2018, concluding in the exhibition, In Residence. She worked alongside Buhle Wonder Mbambo as part of two concurrent artist residencies offered in partnership with the Royal Over-Seas League.

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The Art House, Drury Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 2TE

Public Transport

The Art House is located just 60 seconds walk from Wakefield Westgate railway station. The free city bus connects us to key locations around the city centre, including Wakefield bus station and The Hepworth Wakefield.


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Event and meeting space
that truly inspires

Discover a range of affordable event spaces and meeting rooms, all set in our creative and conveniently located city centre location.

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Meeting room hire in Wakefield, West Yorkshire.