Community Groups

Art Techniques is booked by a wide range of organisations and groups


Parents creative learning training course funded by NCDA.


These projects have included: Hillcrest Community Centre, Fort Newhaven, Wave Leisure, ZAP ARTS,  Youth Groups, Holiday Play Schemes, Parent Groups, Staff Training, Family Learning, Sussex Community Development Association, Active for Life, Family Centres, Special Community Events, Children’s Parties, Festivals, Sure Start Centres, Social Clubs, Blind Veterans UK, Residential and Care Homes for the elderly, Adults with Learning Difficulties, Festivals and other community projects.

CLAP( Community Linked Art Projects

If you run a group and would like to discuss running sessions with us contact Carol Havard    Mobile: 07944 595505  Office:01273 515033

Bespoke creative projects and programmes are available on request, so take a look at our technique pages and see what we can do for your group. We have Public Liability Insurance, CRB checked staff, Paediatric First Aid Training. For on-going projects we will add you to our insurance. We are covered for individual events in school holidays as well.


Wave Leisure VE Day and Street Party Project March – November 2015

Fort Newhaven VE Day Model and Street Part Mural

Fort Newhaven VE Day Model and Street Part Mural

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30 x 1.15 hour workshops were led by Carol havard with volunteer assistance over the  eight month period.  Research was done with assistance from the Newhaven Museum staff and Jeny Flood local Historian.

Finding a bombed building     Drawing to support the model build

 IMG_5632     Drawings for the project

Being evacuated


Newhaven Fish Festival running since 2002.  Art techniques has been involved every year working with the community on a wide range of projects

Union Jack Jubilee Fish Trail

Jubilee fish trail in 2012 to mark the Queens Jubilee. 60 Ceramic Fish are place along the

West Quay Newhaven.  Fish were made by member of the public and children and young people attending Start Art and Smart Art.  Project funded by: Lewes Distric Council, NCDA, paents Start Art and Smart Art

Jubilee Fish Trail Community Project

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 Summer and fish 2012 028    Jodi Fish 2

  Newhaven Fish Festival Parade       Fish Festival Newhaven   

Spray Art

Working with the elderly

The Regency Dance Hall Project

.Regency Dance project poster Getting the figures made Making dancing figure with Blind Veterans UK Getting started with Blind Veterans UKBlind Veterans UK coloured people  Blind Veterans UK paper and wire   Blind Veterans UK finished dancers  Funded by Zap Arts


Sessions in Care Homes for the elderly.


Working in social groups on textile projects

Clifden House Dementia Care Centre

Sessions for adults in residential care homes    Working on a Pavillion Textile Project

Encouraging painting for residence as a social and stimulating activity     Residents get creative in Care Homes with Art Techniques


Drawing workshop at the Paddock Star Fish Music Event


Start Art Smart Art Spring Summer 07 060   Drawing workshop at the Paddock, Star Fish Music Event

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The Community Jubilee Ceramic Fish Trail funded by NCDA, Newhaven Town Council and Art Techniques

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Fish Festival community paper (11)

Wellbeing Events

Welbeing Festival Community (7)