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Ben Sands 100th birthday today
Ben Sands 100th birthday today
Today marks the100th birthday of the remarkable local Printmaker Ben Sands.
Meet the Maker : Sophie Stokes
Meet the Maker : Sophie Stokes
Sophie Stokes is the brand created by artist, designer and recent graduate Molly Lambourn. Molly prints her hand-drawn and painted designs onto 100% recycled plastic jewellery
We plan to reopen in September
We plan to reopen in September
The Horsebridge Arts Centre is hoping to reopen in September.
Arts Council England grant awarded
Arts Council England grant awarded
We wanted to share some fantastic news we have received this week. We have been awarded £35,000 by Arts Council England (ACE) towards anticipated loss of income due to the impact of Covid-19. The award will cover around 80% of the anticipated financial impact on the centre IF we are able to open from July.
Covid-19 impact

Covid-19 impact

Following questions from our supportive community we thought we’d let everyone know how we are doing and what our situation is at the moment. 
Meet the Maker : Alex Foster
Meet the Maker : Alex Foster
Alex is an illustrator based in sunny Margate, UK. He specialises in map illustration and work across a variety of projects from children's work to editorial and print.
Meet the Maker : Shanaz Minhas
Meet the Maker : Shanaz Minhas
Shanaz is a local artist and has been running a small art prints, design and illustrations business called Rainbow Raindrops on Etsy since 2013. She started some new designs again last year and these are now available in the Horsebridge Shop.
Temporary Closure

Temporary Closure

It is with a heavy heart we have decided that we must temporarily close the doors from Saturday 21 March 2020. Our priority has to be to keep staff and visitors safe and to act responsibly.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
We'd like to keep you updated on our plans regarding Coronavirus/COVID-19
Meet the Maker : Jo Oakley
Meet the Maker : Jo Oakley
Meet another maker creating art for our shop.