Wester Hailes Art Group 

Wester Hailes Art Group, comprises of local residents associated with WHALEArts, and they come together every couple of months for trips led by Edinburgh Art Festival. The outings take into account the group's varied interests in historical and modern art, and introduces them to contemporary art practice through exhibitions, meeting artists and specialists, and trying out new artistic techniques. As well as this the trips include appreciating the city's walking routes and green spaces and visiting other Scottish cultural destinations.

August 2019

Canal boat and printmakers 

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Bobby Niven's Palm House and Mud Oven 

'A good time was had - we started by getting organised with food and equipment for the day at Edinburgh Art Festival HQ and then walked up to the secret garden or what I know now to be Johnstone Terrace Garden where Bobby Niven's permanent social artwork is located. We made home cooked pizzas, baking them in the magnificent mud oven and we did some artwork in the Palm House, using the light and the glass to do printing with leaves, and we also made an animation using an iPhone.' ​ - Simon.

Glasgow - Glasgow Sculpture Studios, Tramway and Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre

 

Blog post by Norman coming soon... 

March 2020

The Queen's Gallery and Holyrood Park 

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August 2020

Arusha Gallery, Dovecot Gallery and Edinburgh Art Festival Summer Offering

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