Weʼre raising £5,000 to Fund the small charity "Time for Art", a charity set up to provide creative workshops to people unable to access art.
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Time for Art is a small charity which has been set up by artist Sarah Moncrieff.
Over the last ten years she has regularly visited Empire des Enfants, a home for street children in Senegal and offered art workshops on a voluntary basis to the children residing there.
Through her voluntary work there she has seen the benefit gained by the children from being able to spend time on creative activity. The children don't have any access to artistic activities, so engagement in a workshop offers an opportunity to enjoy the act of being creative, explore creativity, put troubles on one side, and work with friends in an absorbing and fulfilling activity.
Sarah decided to set up a charity dedicated to establishing a regular programme of art workshops for groups of people denied access to art in their daily lives.
She has recently completed a commission working with prisoners at HMP Bullingdon, and saw first hand how transformative and beneficial engagement with art can be, but sadly art provision in prisons is minimal.
Sarah decided to extend the work offered by the charity so that it included working on projects in this country where art provision is lacking, such as prisons.
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Apr 7, 2021
Oct 20, 2019
Great projects Sarah. Wishing you every success in promoting art to those that can really benefit from it.
Sep 20, 2019
Great work Sarah, love Sue and David X
Sep 8, 2019
It's an excellent project and desreves to succeed!
May 29, 2019
Mar 4, 2019
Very best of luck with this exciting initiative!
Mar 3, 2019
Good luck with Time for Art.MarieStubbs
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