Welcome to the website of Hive. We are a community arts organisation with a 30 year track record of delivering arts and crafts activities from our base in Shipley, and across Bradford District. We firmly believe that creativity can contribute to health and well-being and community regeneration.
In our unique non-traditional learning environment, with access to all areas of visual arts & crafts, we provide opportunities for personal development through courses and a creative space.
Watch a video about Hive and it's work.
A course where you can learn about a variety of effective printmaking techniques including Mono print, Dry Point, Collagraph, Relief Printing.
A chance to take part in our Life Drawing course on a Friday evening. Explore a full range of techniques and artistic viewpoints in order to develop your own individual style.
Repair Hub, is a free 10 week programme of workshops developing DIY skills, for carers, people over 50 and recipients of means tested benefits. Open to Hive members and non members. it offers participants opportunities to learn to repair furniture and other items and make small household repairs using hand and power tools. Repair Hub runs from 10.30am - 12.30pm, with a choice of either Tuesday or Wednesday sessions, restarting on 14th and 15th January. To book a place just ring 01274 598928.
14 Feb 2014
We are having to make some changes to the availability of our drop-in schedules over the coming months.
22 Jan 2014
Do you want to do more on your computer than just look at the web? Then come along to our new informal basic computer skiils sessions.
14 Jan 2014
There will be no drop in access to the glazing room on Wednesday mornings during term time.
08 Jan 2014
We are running a campaign to raise funds to upgrade our dilapidated heating.