Face masks and pattern

Lockdown update

Updated 10/03/21 Due to the current restrictions, Hive’s building is closed. Due to the current guidelines, unfortunately Hive’s building remains closed at the moment. During this time we are offering Facebook and social media sessions and creative activities – keep Read more…

Flourish Foot Quilt

A Flourish Foot Quilt

The Flourish Project is a two-year project that started in September 2019, working with Refugees and Asylum Seekers in the Bradford area. During the project we have worked with people from many different backgrounds, cultures and ages (from a child Read more…

Lockdown with Liz

Lockdown with Liz

I enjoy watching Lockdown With Liz.She is brill, she is great. She’s a wiz.Her creative ideas,Help distract from my fears.So right now I shall blow her a kiss! If a kiss is not strictly PC,Then a virtual hug it must Read more…

Abrasives

Sanding and abrasives

Abrasive papers Historically abrasives were made from natural materials such as sand, shark skin and shells. These might be applied directly to a surface or bonded to a cloth or paper backing before use. These materials were superseded by glass Read more…

Face masks and pattern

Handmade face masks

Hive volunteers have been busy making reusable face masks, which we’re making available for a suggested donation of £6 per pair. Masks are available in small (fits most women) and medium (fits most men) and designs are assorted as we Read more…

Henri Matisse - The Parak

Paper Cutouts

After decades of painting, Henri Matisse found himself unable to continue due to ill health. But from his wheelchair and his bed he continued to make work with the help of assistants. Large scale collage became his medium of choice. Read more…

Claude Monet, Water Lilies, 1914-17

Colour schemes

An analogous colour scheme uses colours which are next to each other on the colour wheel. For example, blues and greens, or oranges and yellows. These colours have a close relationship with each other. There is not that much hue contrast between Read more…

Screenprinting

Screenprinting is a great simple process which will enable you to print your own bag, t-shirt or other fabric item. Screenprinting kits start at around £30 with everything you need to get started, or you could have a go at Read more…

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