The creative hub of Sunny Bank Mills is the Gallery running events, demonstrations and workshops alongside its exhibitions.
The Gallery is one of a small number of mill spaces that is available to hire for small private events, parties and workshops. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Upcoming Events › Events
Neighbourhood: An exhibition exploring a sense of place, space, community, locality and residence, features work by Chris Campbell, Elena Putley, Jane Fielder, Jonathan Hooper, Josie Barraclough, Linda Wood, Liz Tolan, Martin Hearne, Mike Smith, Paul North and Si Smith. Join us and the artists for the preview on Saturday 13th January 2-4pm!Find out more »
Develop your carborundum printmaking techniques in this 6 week course with artist Laney Birkhead!Find out more »
Saturday 24th Feb 1-4pm – Beginners Crochet Workshop @ Stitch-Up Studio If you’ve ever wanted to learn to crochet, then this workshop is for you. We will start from the very beginning and guide you through all of the basic techniques and stitches while you start making your very own Granny Square Blanket. You will get your own crochet hook to keep and a selection of yarns to get you going in the colours of your choice. Crochet is such…Find out more »
Unleash your inner author in this 4 week creative writing workshop with published writer Alyson FayeFind out more »
Ones to Watch; our annual exhibition of the very best Yorkshire based creative students and 2017 graduates is back!Find out more »
Explore the curious world of cacti and learn how to create your own terrarium using a range of materials. We will focus on design, plant care and maintenance. Costs include all materials (plants, specialist soil, accessories) except the container – you are welcome to bring your own or purchase one on the day. You will leave with a beautiful bespoke terrarium. To book: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/salvaged-gardens-cacti-workshop-march-tickets-42092943126Find out more »
If you are wanting to take your crochet skills to the next level then this workshop is for you. Beyond the basics of a traditional granny square you will learn some more complicated stitches and techniques to create these beautiful granny hexagons. You will have to opportunity to choose from a range of different yarns to make your own unique hexagon. Lead by Sheila, you will also learn some valuable finishing techniques for sewing your hexagons together to make them…Find out more »
Discover the exotic world of Tillandsia (airplants) and learn how to create your own terrarium, using a range of materials. We will focus on design, plant care and maintenance. Costs include all materials (plants, specialist sands, accessories) except the container – you are welcome to bring your own or purchase one on the day. You will leave with a beautiful bespoke terrarium. To book: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/salvaged-gardens-airplant-workshop-tickets-42743199059Find out more »
We are excited to be running a new Macrame Wall Hanging workshop at our lovely studio in Sunny Bank Mills. Lead by Jen, you will learn a range of valuable macrame techniques and knots whilst making your very own beautiful wall hanging made from 100% cotton rope. Relaxing and meditative, its a perfect way to spend your evening being creative and making a unique addition to your home. You will also be taking away skills that you can use to…Find out more »
West Yorkshire Symphony Orchestra is committed to taking classical music to people and places other orchestras don’t reach. Experience the powerful drama of opera up close in this semi-staged performance of Verdi’s La Taviata in a suggestive, unconventional and relaxed space.Find out more »