Art with a Heart

Art with a Heart Registered charity, Art with a Heart was founded by artist Karen Wroe in 2012. AWAH delivers Arts, Workshops and Heritage in Altrincham & across Trafford
Art with a Heart - Arts and Heritage for the Community for the benefit of the Community This is registered charity and a non-profit organisation that was set up by artist Karen Wroe. After the first successful exhibition in 2012, Around the World in 80 Artists in aid of the Children's Adventure Farm Trust in Chisnalls, the mission of the organisation has been expanded and now includes: 1. To provide a forum to make the arts and heritage more accessible to a new and wider audience. 2. To support and develop young people into becoming mature and responsible adults of the future 3.To assist in the regeneration of the local high street Contacts: Karen Wroe
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Art with a Heart is a registered charity in the UK. It was foundered by Karen Wroe after she attended the Paintings with a Purpose Charity Art Exhibition in Australia in February 2011. Originally a one month pop-up to raise funds for the local children's charity, CAFT, AWAH has gone from strength to strength. It is now the Arts and Heritage Centre in Altrincham, a member of the Independent Museums Association (AIM) and a Town Leader in Revive and Thrive. AWAH collaborates with a number of organisations, delivering the arts and heritage focus to the projects, including Our Altrincham and Altrincham In Bloom. AWAH also organises and hosts the Annual Altrincham Art Exhibition and the Trafford Schools Open. Karen is an artist, who paints in acrylic and has exhibited in the UK, Cyprus and Australia. She is also a member of the Altrincham Society of Artists (ASA) and Society of All Artists (SAA).

Art with a Heart is a registered charity and not for profit organisation founded by artist Karen Wroe, formalised and constituted in July 2012. After the first successful exhibition in 2012, Around the World in 80 Artists in aid of the Children's Adventure Farm Trust in Chisnalls, Art with a Heart continues to deliver Arts and Heritage Exhibitions, Displays and Events for the benefit of the local community, Art with a Heart is also proud to be the organiser and host of the annual Altrincham Open Exhibition and the Trafford Schools Open

Mission: Inspiring communities through Arts and Heritage while supporting the development of young adults

Window has been updated for tonight’s clapping for NHS and Keyworkers
14/05/2020

Window has been updated for tonight’s clapping for NHS and Keyworkers

We have relocated to George Street, Altrincham. Fortunately we managed to get our front area sorted before the lockdown....
10/04/2020

We have relocated to George Street, Altrincham. Fortunately we managed to get our front area sorted before the lockdown. Thank you to volunteers who helped with the move Daniel Adler Art, JM Puppets , Karen Wroe, the Artist and Duke of Edinburgh student Aadya. Hope our window helps you to keep smiling . Happy Easter to you all

Excavations at Regent Road, Altrincham - Archaeology England
05/04/2020
Excavations at Regent Road, Altrincham - Archaeology England

Excavations at Regent Road, Altrincham - Archaeology England

Between November 2019 and March 2020, Archaeology England undertook an excavation at Regent Road car park in Altrincham. The excavation revealed several foundation structures belonging to Georgian terraces located on Albert Street, Chapel Street, Hope Square and Lloyd Square. The foundations of terr...

Photos from Art with a Heart's post
25/03/2020

Photos from Art with a Heart's post

Who is this fella? Check out video on #artwithaheart #craftAndChat fb group #handwashing #coronavirus
25/03/2020

Who is this fella? Check out video on #artwithaheart #craftAndChat fb group #handwashing #coronavirus

#altrinchamunlimited check out #creative worksheets in fb #craftAndChat activities. Download for free #healthandwellbein...
25/03/2020

#altrinchamunlimited check out #creative worksheets in fb #craftAndChat activities. Download for free #healthandwellbeing #socialdistancing

Start of week 2 of #socialdistancing #creativeart book project by #artwithaheart #volunteers
25/03/2020

Start of week 2 of #socialdistancing #creativeart book project by #artwithaheart #volunteers

24/03/2020
Wash your hands

Art with a Heart resident puppeteer and puppet maker, Jamie Marks has made this short video , feel free to share but please ensure you credit AWAH and Jamie in all reposting.

You will see more videos and free activity workshops on our fb group.

Enjoy and stay safe

Day 8 - artwork by DofE student, Aadya
24/03/2020

Day 8 - artwork by DofE student, Aadya

Photos from Art with a Heart's post
24/03/2020

Photos from Art with a Heart's post

24/03/2020

Art with a Heart resident puppeteer and puppet maker, Jamie Marks has made this short video , feel free to share but please ensure you credit AWAH and Jamie in all reposting.

You will see more videos and free activity workshops on our fb group.

Enjoy and stay safe

7 days of #socialdistancing and some amazing work produced in #creativeart book project
24/03/2020

7 days of #socialdistancing and some amazing work produced in #creativeart book project

Day 1 - DofE bronze award student - Aadya
23/03/2020

Day 1 - DofE bronze award student - Aadya

One week of creativity by awah volunteers
23/03/2020

One week of creativity by awah volunteers

Art with a Heart's cover photo
23/03/2020

Art with a Heart's cover photo

Day 6 - #artwithaheart #creativeart book project - almost a week and some interesting and diverse pieces from all ages #...
22/03/2020

Day 6 - #artwithaheart #creativeart book project - almost a week and some interesting and diverse pieces from all ages #socialdistancing

Photos from Art with a Heart's post
22/03/2020

Photos from Art with a Heart's post

Photos from Art with a Heart's post
22/03/2020

Photos from Art with a Heart's post

Day 5 - #creativeart book by #artwithaheart #volunteers , day 6 to be loaded later
22/03/2020

Day 5 - #creativeart book by #artwithaheart #volunteers , day 6 to be loaded later

Day 5 - Lilies by Karen Wroe
22/03/2020

Day 5 - Lilies by Karen Wroe

Photos from Art with a Heart's post
21/03/2020

Photos from Art with a Heart's post

Photos from Art with a Heart's post
21/03/2020

Photos from Art with a Heart's post

Day 4 -#creativeartbook project by #artwithaheart #volunteers
20/03/2020

Day 4 -#creativeartbook project by #artwithaheart #volunteers

Day 4 - #love and support each other through times like this by DofE student Aadya
20/03/2020

Day 4 - #love and support each other through times like this by DofE student Aadya

Photos from Art with a Heart's post
20/03/2020

Photos from Art with a Heart's post

Examples of some of the work produced by the DofE students.
20/03/2020

Examples of some of the work produced by the DofE students.

19/03/2020

Our post of DofE opportunities in Art with a Heart has resulted in atleast 4 new volunteers looking to work with us for their skills and volunteering requirements

Day 3 - very diverse artwork produced by #artwithaheart #volunteers for #creativeartbook project, #socialdistancing #hea...
19/03/2020

Day 3 - very diverse artwork produced by #artwithaheart #volunteers for #creativeartbook project, #socialdistancing #healthandwellbeing

19/03/2020

Today we have been busy creating two new groups to help families, old and young get creative to pass the time at this challenging time. Craft and Chat, free virtual workshop activities and videos and we have extended our Creative Art Book project for anyone and everyone to join in and share their daily sketches - they are open groups for anyone to join and comment

Photos from Art with a Heart's post
19/03/2020

Photos from Art with a Heart's post

Photos from Art with a Heart's post
19/03/2020

Photos from Art with a Heart's post

Photos from Art with a Heart's post
19/03/2020

Photos from Art with a Heart's post

19/03/2020

Our Creative Art Book project is taking off, as more of our volunteers are taking part and now parents of our students, helping people’s health and wellbeing during these challenging times

Day 2 - #creativeartbook project by #artwithaheart volunteers to help with #socialdistancing and #coronovirus2020 #altri...
18/03/2020

Day 2 - #creativeartbook project by #artwithaheart volunteers to help with #socialdistancing and #coronovirus2020 #altrimcham #autismawareness #dofe #fineartstudent

Day 2 continued
18/03/2020

Day 2 continued

Address

123 George Street
Altrincham
WA14 1RN

General information

Art with a Heart is a constituted not for profit registered charity founded by the artist, Karen Wroe, to help raise the awareness of the Arts and Heritage while supporting the development of young adults.

Opening Hours

Wednesday 11:00 - 16:00
Thursday 11:00 - 16:00
Friday 11:00 - 16:00
Saturday 11:00 - 16:00

Telephone

00447990970555

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Thank you Graham Brady for opening the Trafford College end of year Art and Design shoe in Art With a Heart
Look out soon for new Trustee role that we will post here