Glossop Arts Project (GAP) officially launched on Monday 3rd November 2014.

GAP mainly runs sessions during term-time only offering several sessions each week, we are also available for bespoke Therapeutic Arts sessions which are chargeable – costs vary.

Arts for Wellbeing

Where: Adult Community Education Centre, Talbot Street, Glossop, SK13 7DG
When: Mondays 1-3pm and Fridays 10-12pm

Where: Hadfield Scout Hut, Pingot Lane, Hadfield, SK13 1AH
When: Thursday 10:30-12:30pm

These sessions are for people with long-term physical and mental health conditions in Glossop and the surrounding area.

Clare, our resident artist, will guide you through painting, drawing, collage, upcycling of unwanted objects, textiles, printmaking and much, much more. The sessions are free of charge – a voluntary contribution towards refreshments is welcome but not essential.

Hands On Art

Where: The Pure Vibes Youth Centre, Ebenezer Street, Whitfield, Glossop, SK13 8JY
When:  Every Wednesday 10-12pm

These sessions are for adults with learning disabilities. Run by a qualified Social Worker, and experienced Teaching professionals these arts, crafts, music and movement sessions aim to encourage participants to engage in visual and performing arts including role play, games, physical activity and lots of fun!!.  These sessions cost £4.50  per person and a healthy snack is provided.


Where: Hadfield Hall (Community Room – Lower Hadfield Hall)

When: Every Monday 7pm – 9pm except Bank Holidays

Creations is a Self-led supportive group for women. Bring along an arts project and give yourself some ‘me time’!
£5 – for 6-month membership fee and £2 for refreshments per week.
Contact for a registration form

Arts in Ageing

Where: Various

When: Various

We provide Arts and Craft sessions with a focus on reminisence through creativity, we have worked with South Yorkshire Housing Association at Whitfield House and Age UK Day Centre Glossop. Our Dementia Friendly facilitators make these sessions inclusive and accessible.

Therapeutic Arts Sessions  

Where: Various

When: Various

We offer bespoke Arts and Crafts sessions for all ages and abilities – we have run sessions with St. Christopher’s Trust, The BigS, Reuben’s Retreat and Age UK – for more information call Sonja on 07855320179

Creative Workshops For All

Where: Various
When: Various

These sessions are open to all. Examples of workshops available include felt-making, embroidery, ceramics, printmaking and creative writing. These sessions are run by GAP and invited local artists. A charge will be made for these workshops, and lunch will be included.  Please check the calendar for the current timetable and cost of workshops.


Interested in taking part?

To book your place on any of our sessions simply contact us directly by email or phone.