In becoming a Yeovil Creative, you are part of a collective to create opportunities and peer support for artists and creatives in and around Yeovil.*
- Each member will have a one page online profile on the Yeovil Creatives website to include an image of yourself, your work, 50 – 100 words, website, contact details & social media links
- To take part in the annual exhibition
- To attend the monthly networking meetings
- To take part in workshops and events for free or at a reduced-price
- To access to other opportunities, i.e. pop-up showcases and paid opportunities to run workshops and events
Yeovil Creatives is operated under Yeovil Creatives Network CIC and supported by Eastville Project Space (eastvilleproject.org.uk) All activities, i.e. meetings, events, workshops, exhibitions, marketing and promotion are coordinated and administrated by a volunteer Coordinator Group** consists of members of Yeovil Creatives. The membership fee will be used for marketing, publicity and any associated cost in relation to the future activities.
Membership is on an annual basis between 1st June – 30th May.
We welcome artists and individuals to join us to offer each other peer support; learning and showcasing together. We are not a platform for organisations and businesses that set up primarily for commercial purposes.
*We welcome individuals living and working in Yeovil and in approx 10 mile radius from Yeovil, considering the travel distance to attend our meeting and activities. The physical presence in attending our activities is an important aspect of our networking group, although it won’t be possible to do so for a while! If you wish to join, but living outside the area below, please contact us.
*Coordinator Group: Members volunteer their skills, knowledge and time between 6 – 12months to support all tasks associated with the group, i.e. marketing, coordination, design, communication and organisation. If you wish you join the coordinator group, please contact us.
Monthly meeting every 3rd Wednesday of the month, 6-8pm, including workshops and presentations from our members and guests.
Public exhibitions and events
Community workshops and displays at Quedam Shopping Centre, Dec 2019
exhibition features new works by artists and guests from Yeovil Creatives. Come to celebrate things that we treasure and join our drop-in workshop with the artists. Stéphanie Max / Lydia Needle / Marzena Zalewska / Jo Martin / Rebecca Bruton / Carolyn Lefley / Rhiannon Cross / Emily Duchscherer Kirk / Guest Artist: Adam Farrer / Guest Artist : Megan Wakelam
18 October – 16 November, 2019
11 Vicarage Walk, Quedam Shopping Centre, Yeovil
Members Annual Exhibition
Quedam Shopping Centre, May – June 2019
Members Showcase at the Hub Yeovil
A series of monthly exhibitions take place at The Hub, showcasing work by Yeovil Creatives members, ranging from paintings, prints, drawings and mixed media.