Face2Face Dorset / Zap Arts

Phew! Anyone would think looking at this site that we’ve been off doing other things – but nothing would be further from the truth… In 2013 we won an Awards for All grant to set up ZAP Arts – a weekly art group for people in the Poole area with experience of mental distress (although we have a couple of regular members from much further afield).  We work with Richmond Fellowship at their base in Eastgate Lodge in Poole Park,…

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St Ann’s Hospital Project – December 2013 Exhibition

This first ZooFish Arts project at St Ann’s Hospital came to an end on 6th December with a temporary exhibition in the meeting room.  Great to see the work hung, and a pleasure really that most of the participants couldn’t be there because they had moved on and left the Hospital’s care…. The two mosaic seats at the heart of this project will be installed in the next week or so in the hospital grounds – we hope to be…

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Poole Art Walk Images – 7th October 2013

A great day with fabulous autumn weather and much making of contacts and conversation… We had a lovely day and would really like to make this a regular event – Spring and Autumn: what better way to mark the seasons than to walk the local countryside and make art from it… [Show slideshow – takes a few moments to load…] Many thanks to all who took part, to support from Richmond Fellowship, Poole Arts and Poole Volunteers, and especially to…

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Recent Feedback

‘We found a nice spot to sketch… with chalk and charcoal. Some of the charocal we found on site. I had so much fun drawing on the pavement…’

by project participant