Time out, Dance about

A photo of Hayley Beecher in a sunny allotment, dancing in the plant bed. Wearing a pink and white dress, Hayley has long blonde hair.

Ran by Hayley Beecher, let’s take it down a notch. Come along to this fun creative workshop, let your hair down shake down, and then enjoy a super chill wind down. A mix of dance and yoga moves with a whole load of freestyle. It’s a total vibe. Book a slot here: Time out, Dance […]

Spin the Decks – DJ Kyla C

DJ Kyla C stood behind some DJ decks with a headphone on one ear. The small corner is lit with purple and pink lights.

Learn to spin the decks with DJ Kyla C. Always had an interest in giving DJing a go? Well now is your chance in a free, friendly and supportive group session with the help and expertise of local DJ Kyla C. Like all our WOW Festival workshops, there is an emphasis on ‘no right or […]

Letters Have Feelings

Nine pieces of paper on a table, with different letters on each one. All black, white or grey, some drawn in pen, others cut out.

In this workshop, led by Jazyra, you’ll create your own alphabet through drawing and collage exploring how letters have feelings and celebrating queerness. It will involve doing fun tasks generating letters, experimenting with their shapes, and collaborating with each other. Jazyra is an artist and designer whose practice focuses on typography and lettering. They love […]

Silent Disco

Photo of lady, wearing round sunglasses and a brown shirt. She has a pair of headphones on and is dancing with her arms up.

Come and boogie to different tunes celebrating female, trans and non-binary artists. Imperial Buildings, 12:10pm – 12:40pm Minster Yard, 13:00pm – 13:30pm Imperial Buildings, 14:00pm – 14:30pm Rotherham Minster, 16:00pm – 16:30pm

Yoga Sessions

Yoga pose on a mat. Instructor facing upwards with one arm in the air, stretching their legs.

There are two free yoga sessions at WOW Rotherham 2023, check them out. A Beginners Introduction to Yoga ~ For Wellbeing & Relaxation   Join us for an Introduction to Yoga. Explore some of the key benefits of this ancient practice, to help improve your own wellbeing. In this discovery class, suitable for beginners, you will […]

Decorative Pockets

Sewn pocket with lots of embellishments. Written in green fabric 'nothing to see here' and pins.

The workshop will be led by Amanda Daley, the pockets will be decorated using embellishments, trims, buttons sequins etc of which there will be a good selection. The workshop is open to ages 8+ and all abilities welcome. 11:00am – 14:00pm, 14:30pm – 16:00pm, Imperial Building

Artful – The Artivist Rises

A tall wooden panel on a pavement with lots of pages with different colours with writing and pictures on them.

In 2023, we are bringing people together from communities in Rotherham to cocreate a project which uses art as a tool to tackle climate change and support nature recovery. Communities will help us design a giant Artivist Puppet; an inspirational figure who will tour Rotherham in 2024. In this workshop, people will share ideas for […]

Drill Art – Girls with Drills

A young girl wearing safety goggles concentrating while holding and oushing a drill down.

Drill Art using drills! Find out more about Grils with Drills here: Girls with Drills 10:00am – 16:00pm, Minster Gardens

Life Drawing

Over the shoulder picture of a person drawing a person in pink and black ink on a easel.

Brought to us by House of Payne. For experienced and novice artists alike, this relaxed session is a chance to explore your creativity and capture the ultimate subject: an actual human person. Everyone is welcome – no experience needed! Featuring a professional clothed life model, you will be guided through some creative drawing techniques. After […]

Zine Making

A pink background and hand holding a small A6 zine with a black and white front cover.

“Ever wanted to learn how to make your own zine? Join us for this drop-in workshop to learn how to make your own zine and create your own unique creative pieces! Whether you’re a beginner or seasoned maker, this drop-in session is accessible for all ages and abilities.” For the workshop, Georgia will have some […]