Projects

 

 

Precious Plastics

Open Source Arts offer a complete education package for children to learn about the life cycle of plastics, the importance of recycling and enabling them to create usable items out of waste plastic.

Great Big Balsam Bash

We are tackling invasive weeds so native wildlife can flourish around Marsden with the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust. Join us and make a difference by volunteering and having fun!

Kirkstall Flood Cleanup (Team Kirkstall)

Every fortnight since the boxing day floods in 2015 volunteers have been working hard to clean rubbish out of the rivers.

Yorkshire Circus

More details coming soon.

River Stewardship

Open Source Arts uses a creative approach to create opportunities for people to get involved in making a positive impact on their wild places – developing Creative Stewardship Solutions to the management of our neglected green and blue habitats.

 Junk Boat Challenge

Opportunity to use junk/rubbish from local scrapyards to create boats and then battle it out by racing down the canal!

 Dance Open Training

Open Source Arts passionately supports our local independent dance scene, providing spaces for research and contemporary creation, as well as training and networking opportunities – to develop the potential for multidisciplinary collaboration.

Kirkstall Valley Grants

Open Source Arts and Kirkstall Valley Development Trust support projects via a micro grants scheme which promote sustainability by protecting and improving our natural environment and improve the lives and well-being of the people who live and work in the Kirkstall Valley.