Block 67 is Creative Folkestone’s studio space at 67 Tontine Street, the base for an exciting programme of artist led workshops, talks and events that embrace exploration, play and creativity. Block 67 encourages individuality, imagination and the exchange of ideas in a stimulating, supportive and fun environment. Working with artists from an array of disciplines Block 67 presents a programme of family drop in workshops, school workshops, artist talks and workshops responding to Folkestone Quarterhouse’s festivals, Folkestone Book Festival and Folkestone Triennial.
Block 67 support's local schools in the curation and exhibition of pupils’ art work, enabling them to experience the process from start to finish and realise their work to a professional level. Block 67 also supports artists by creating opportunities for them to gain teaching experience with the local community and schools.
For more information please contact Tania McCormack at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01303 769241.
Half Term: Find Your Own Shadows
29th May, 10am
with Andrew VerissimoMake your own shadow puppets and create a story together, based on Folkestone Artworks. This will be an opportunity to...
The Body in Motion
1st June, 11am
with Laura GilbertJoin us for a figurative, interactive workshop where we will be using our bodies to create artwork. We will use Anthony...
Open Quarter: Colour/Composition/Construction
15th June, 11am
Join Heather Orr for an experimental textiles workshop and explore a range of recycled materials. Taking inspiration from Folkestone Artworks,...
Open Quarter: Tour Folkestone Artworks
22nd June, 11am
Join children’s illustrator Sheena Dempsey, to develop characters and stories based on the children's book series Dave Pigeon, as Dave and...
Aliens and Artworks
6th July, 11am
with Tanya FoyBuddy the alien is coming to Folkestone to visit Folkestone Artworks. Come and make your own Buddy character, tour the artworks...
Gesture in Colour and Paint
20th July, 11am
with Hann LucasInspired by Sol Calero’s Casa Anacaona, this workshop will concentrate on gestural painting and movement. Tiles will be painted...
Magical Lucky Wand
3rd August, 11am
with Ana EscobarMagic and luck are sometimes interchangeable terms to define aspect beyond our physical perception and visible. As a response...
24th August, 11am
with Mira AlbrechtFolkestone Artworks textile re-enactment with Mira Albrecht. Make your own 3D Folkestone Artwork in fabric! ...