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Arts: 3 marketing tips for arts business development

3 marketing tips for arts business development As another year and decade begin, you may be thinking about your arts business development and feeling overwhelmed or just keen to grow it further in 2020. You might feel like… Read More

GALLERY EXHIBITION: It takes a village… Mum’s Exhibition

It takes a village… art exhibition by mums in Stockport Launch Jan 25th 2020 11:00-15:30 An exhibition of artwork by Arc’s ‘Just For Mums’ group: support through motherhood. Featuring artwork by a group of women who have come… Read More

GALLERY EXHIBITION: A Museum of Journeys in a Chest of Drawers

A Museum of Journeys in a Chest of Drawers February 29th – April 17th This participatory storytelling project will culminate with an exhibition launch from 12:00-15:30 on February 29th. The project unites two diverse and stigmatised communities through… Read More

Team: Arc Centre For Arts and Wellbeing in Stockport

Arc Centre For Arts and Wellbeing in Stockport As the year draws to a close, it seems a good time to reflect on a busy and chaotic couple of months for all at Arc.  Many people have been… Read More

A huge thank you to Bruntwood Construction!

A huge thank you to Bruntwood Construction for donating hands and time to do some heavy lifting of our stuff into Wellington Mill! Don’t forget to come and have a look on November 30th at the Festive Saturday… Read More

Wellbeing: 10 things I learned on placement with a mental health organisation

10 things I learned on placement with a mental health organisation – a Social Work Student’s Story Expect the unexpected. No two days are ever the same working for a mental health organisation. One day I could be… Read More

Makers at the Mill 2019: Handmade in Stockport

The perfect opportunity to buy handmade in Stockport this Christmas, all under one roof! We are very excited to announce a new event for handmade in Stockport. Makers at the Mill will bring together a varied collection of… Read More

Wellbeing: Emily’s top 10 mental health apps in 2019

Emily’s top 10 mental health apps in 2019 There are an increasing number of self-help apps for mobile and it can be hard to know which ones to choose, so I have listed those that I think are… Read More

Arts: Start Selling Handmade Work!

What to consider if you want to start selling handmade work Our centre administrator and Manchester-based contemporary jewellery designer-maker Stacey Hill has put together a few important areas to consider when you’re starting out selling handmade work to… Read More

Community: Arc’s vision of a Stockport town centre creative arts hub

Arc is moving to Hat Works in October 2019 with a vision of developing a new Stockport town centre creative arts hub We are delighted to announce that Arc will be relocating to Wellington Mill, AKA Hat Works… Read More