Festive Arts Workshops

Festive Arts Workshops

Closing Date: Wednesday 27th October

The Brief.

 Crewe Town Council is looking to appoint three local artists to develop and deliver a series of festive themed arts workshops as part of the 2021 Crewe Christmas programme.

Our Christmas programme will see Crewe Town Centre animated and filled with Christmas cheer over four Saturdays in the lead up to Christmas ( 27th November and the 4th, 11th and 18th December 2021).

If you’re a Crewe based artist with a passion for and experience of developing and delivering family focused arts workshops and love getting into the Christmas spirt as much as we do (we love it a lot) – we want to hear from you!

We want to hear from artists that can commit to delivering four workshop sessions on the 27th November & 4th, 11th and 18th December 2021)


Workshops need to:


  • Have a festive theme.


  • Take place over a 4 hour period( 12 – 4pm).


  • Be family friendly and creative.



We want to make it really easy for you to make a submission. We want you to say in no more than one side of A4

  • What you’d like to do.
  • Tell us about a couple of things you’ve done before, and a few sentences about yourself.

If you have any questions about the opportunity, contact our Events and Communications Manager Rachel Rhodes


  • Rachel.Rhodes@crewetowncounil.gov.uk


Send your submission to: Rachel.Rhodes@crewetowncouncil.gov.uk by 1pm on Wednesday 27th October 2021 . [marked: Festive Workshops Crewe]


(Scoring will be based on Creativity ( 50%) Quality (25%) Experience (25%))


Key Dates

Submissions by Wednesday 27th October 2021.

Appointment Tuesday 2nd November 2021.

Workshop dates Saturday 27th November, 4th, 11th and 18th December 2021.



Artist Fee: £600

Production budget: £400 to cover materials.

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