Julie Parker – Jewellery Workshop




Bracelet making Workshop with the fabulous Julie Parker at Tesco Bulwell  Tuesday  12th July 11-1pm in the community place. This is a free workshop . If you’ve not booked already to attend this workshop then please message me at nicola@bulwellartsfestival.com  to reserve a space!




So Bulwell town centre  has become a gallery for the week, has anyone seen any of the wonderful Art on display? we would love to hear your thoughts?

If you haven’t been down to Bulwell yet, then please do and take a look!

Debra Jowett-Taylor
Debra Jowett-Taylor @ Bowler and Charsley
St Mary's Church Group
St Mary’s Church Group
From Baby to Bride
Katrina Watts-Wales – From Baby to Bride at the Oasis Cafe Bulwell
Life at French Florists http://www.lifecic.co.uk/
Phil Hearn at the Nottingham
PhIl Hearn at the Nottingham http://artbyphilhearn.co.uk/


Sarah Potton at the Bulwell Discount Store
Julie Parker at Di Blow Opticians
SSBC AND BCTL at the Lech Polish Shop http://www.nottinghamcitycare.nhs.uk/ssbc/ http://www.toy-library.co.uk/
Rachel Scanlon in the Oasis Cafe http://www.rachelscanlon.co.uk/
Charlotte Holford in the Oasis Cafe
Life In Times Furniture Co
Life at the Oasis Cafe
Wendy Soo- Mawston at Hobsons





Art In Shop Windows

Bulwell is about to explode as an Art Gallery for the week. It’s another exciting year for our Artists who are displaying their Art in shop windows in Bulwell.

We have nearly doubled business involvement this year and we hope to have even more support next year!

We hope you like all the art work as much as we’ve enjoyed organizing it.

For more information on this years Artists please click here.




Literature Discussions with Deirdre O’Byrne



Community Room 3, Monday 11th July  Bulwell Riverside 12noon – 1.30pm

Nottingham has inspired many writers,
from DH Lawrence and Alan Sillitoe to
today’s Nicola Monaghan. Deirdre O’Byrne,
who teaches literature at Loughborough
University, will lead a discussion on the city
as it appears in novels and short stories.
Nottingham, City of Literature. This is a Free Event!



We’re currently planning our programme for Bulwell Arts Festival 2018!

Bulwell Arts Festival Programme 2018!

We’re currently speaking with artists, makers, sponsors, school and the local community to plan our 2018 festival. Would you like to get involved? We’re always on the look out for new people to join our team. If you would like to join BAF2018 or find out more please contact nicola@bulwellartsfestival.com


‘My Fun Bulwell’ Runner ups

Once again a great big well done to all that enetered. The runners up in no particular order…

Abi Wheelhouse              Bulwell St Mary’s C of E Primary

Khansa Proctor                 Cantrell Primary School

Brianna                                 Cantrell Primary School

Morgan Williams              Cantrell Primary School

Luis Tattersall                     Cantrell Primary School

Caitlan Grace Bell             Cantrell Primary School

Tarne C                                 Bulwell Academy

Jack Hollingsworth           Bulwell Academy

William Davies                   Bulwell Academy

Kain Robinson                   Bulwell Academy



Winner of ‘My Fun Bulwell’ Competition


Evie-Mae  Aged 7           of  Bulwell St Mary’s C of E Primary

We would like to congratulate Evie – Mae from Bulwell St Mary’s C of E Primary School on becoming our winner for ‘My Fun Bulwell’ Competition. Her design will be seen on the front cover of our Programme so be sure to look out for one! Congratulations also to all the runners up and all the children that took part, it was a hard decision to find a winner. Once again we have some oustanding talent in Bulwell. Well done! BAF Team