We offer a range of services at Open Source Arts, from spaces for making and manufacturing to advise and guidance for creative businesses. Explore the range below and get in touch if you want to work together!
Alongside all of these, we’re working on a number of interesting projects. many of which are creative projects that drive attention to the wild places in our communities and enable people to care for and have fun in their local environment.

Venue hire

Space at Open Source Arts can be hired at a reasonable price by individuals, groups and organisations for events such as gigs or conferences.

Set and prop building

Realise your set design or one off project make at Open Source Arts. Opportunities range from a full design custom made to order to using our workshop to complete the project yourself.

Community Canvas

Community Canvas is a socially responsible business which provides marquees, tents and production services for community events at affordable rates. Head to the Community Canvas website to find out more.

Co-Lab Kitchen

Co-Lab Kitchen is a creative and collaborative food event kitchen and dining space celebrating food as a positive, social activity to be shared with others. We’ll run pop-up food events with a sustainable focus in collaboration with local food vendors, seasonal Feasting with Friends banquets and much more. Visit the Facebook page for upcoming events and updates

Manufacturing Workshops

We offer onsite manufacturing workshop spaces for those looking to create, and a team of technicians to help you realise your project. Workshop space includes a woodwork and metalwork facility along with a costume making area.


We offer masterclasses in a range of different manufacturing and performance skills for example carpentry and aerial skills.