Join like-minded young people for a relaxed, art making session with artist Miguel Martin. Explore your creative curiosity with a range of materials and techniques including drawing, painting, portraiture, print, collage, clay and many more.

This four-week course is an exciting way to make new friends, learn new skills, express yourself and most importantly have fun! Each session includes after-school snacks.

These sessions will take place every Thursday from 4-5.30pm, in our Learning Space


4 week course (includes snacks)


This can be paid in 2 two-weekly instalments of £24 each

£20 for children of families who are in receipt of benefits-related free school meals*

This can be paid in 2 two weekly instalments of £10 each

*Please check your eligibility below.

Participants who take part in NEXTWAVE art clubs will have the opportunity to progress onto joining our Youth Collective, The Blueprint Collective once they are 16 years old.

Every Thursday from 4– 5.30 pm:

24 November

1 December

8 December

15 December

For 12 – 16 year olds

In the Learning Space, Ground floor gallery

*Apologies but we cannot accommodate children any younger than 12 years old.

**Please check your eligibility on our website by clicking the button below.

Find out here if you are eligible for a discount
  • Gypsy, Roma or Traveller families
  • Supported by Family Focus services
  • Young Carer or has a disabled sibling
  • Is on a Child Protection Plan or a Looked After Child

*We may ask you for proof of your eligibility when you arrive.

About the artist

Miguel gained a BA (Hons) Fine and Applied Art at Ulster University, Belfast, and went on to develop his career as a multimedia artist from his studio at artist-led gallery space Platform Arts. He has exhibited widely throughout the UK and Ireland, as well as collaborated with a number of Arts Institutions such as Golden Thread Gallery, The MAC Belfast on a variety of school activity packs and online after school art workshops. Miguel moved to Hastings in 2019, and is currently the Learning & Participation Assistant at De La Warr Pavilion as well as a member of Common Clay Studios at Beeching Road, Bexhill-on-Sea.