Disability Arts Cymru

Postal/Email vote

 

Just a reminder to our members that,as there were insufficient members present at our Annual General Meeting on 27th October , it has been necessary to ask members to return their votes for the election of  Committee members and the Special Resolution by post/email.

If you have not done so, please could you return your voting forms as soon as possible and no later than 1st December 2017. 

If you did not receive our original request, please contact the office and we will provide you with the voting forms and back up information regarding  the  Special Resolution and nominees for the committee

  Tel 02920551040

Email post@dacymru.com

 

DAC AGM and Annual Exhibition

Penarth Pier Pavillion

Friday October 27th

2pm

Please join us for our Annual General Meeting at the beautiful Penarth Pier Pavillion. The business should be completed by 2.30pm and we will then be holding an event to showcase the excellent selected art works from our Annual Exhibition and there will be an opportunity to meet the artists.

The artwork can be viewed at the Pavillion from October 13th – November 22nd  and includes work from emerging, up-and-coming artists, as well as professional artists of long standing.  All are members of Disability Arts Cymru (DAC)

The Theme this year is Stronger Together: we asked for artists’ to consider the theme personally and/or politically, for example:- relationships; partnerships; families; the power of people together; unity; solidarity or in response to Brexit and issues around immigration.

Penarth Pier Pavilion
The Esplanade
Penarth
CF64 3AU

02920 712100

Opening hours:

Tuesday to Sunday from 10.00am to 6.00pm.

Easy fundraising

Help raise funds for DAC when you shop on line – no extra cost to you

 

 

Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday – you could be collecting free donations for DAC?

There are over 3,000 shops and sites on board ready to make a donation, including Amazon, John Lewis, Aviva, thetrainline and Sainsbury’s – it doesn’t cost you a penny extra!

It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3…

1. Head to https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/disabilityartscymru/ and join for free.

2. Every time you shop online, go to easyfundraising first to find the site you want and start shopping.

3. After you’ve checked out, that retailer will make a donation to your good cause for no extra cost whatsoever!

There are no catches or hidden charges and Jerusalem Baptist Church will be really grateful for your donations.

Thank you for your support.

Annual poetry competition

Closing date – 20th October 2017  – send in your entries!!

 

We invite you to submit work that is in response to the theme of Stronger Together:  we want to reflect the feelings of our DAC members about this through poetry: consider the theme personally and/or politically, for example:- relationships; partnerships; families; the power of people together; Unity; Solidarity or in response to Brexit and issues around Immigration

 

 

For more details on how to enter  email post@dacymru.com

or phone 0292055100

Annual Poetry Competition

 

New Closing date – send in  your entries!

 

 

 

 

We invite you to submit work that is in response to the theme of Stronger Together:  we want to reflect the feelings of our DAC members about this through poetry: consider the theme personally and/or politically, for example:- relationships; partnerships; families; the power of people together; Unity; Solidarity or in response to Brexit and issues around Immigration.

The competition follows the same theme as this year’s DAC annual exhibition. If you would like to use the exhibition for inspiration you can view the work at: www.disabilityartscymru.co.uk/gallery/dac-annual-exhibition-2017

There will be two prizes of £50 awarded and selected poems will be part of an e-publication

THE DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES IS THURSDAY 30 NOVEMBER 2017                                

The Judges are Dominic Williams and Dr Sion Aled  Owen

 

For full details click on https://www.dropbox.com/s/mqng0mnffnesgg6/Poetry%20Comp%20Flyer%202017%20-%20English.doc?dl=0

DAC Annual Exhibition 2017

Penarth Pier Pavilion

October 13th – 22nd November

The artwork being shown at Penarth Pier Pavilion is a selection of pieces chosen from our Open Exhibition, and includes work from emerging, up-and-coming artists, as well as professional artists of long standing.  All are members of Disability Arts Cymru (DAC)

The Theme this year is Stronger Together: we asked for artists’ to consider the theme personally and/or politically, for example:- relationships; partnerships; families; the power of people together; unity; solidarity or in response to Brexit and issues around immigration.

Penarth Pier Pavilion
The Esplanade
Penarth
CF64 3AU

02920 712100

Opening hours:

Tuesday to Sunday from 10.00am to 6.00pm.

DAC Annual Poetry Competition

We invite you to submit work that is in response to the theme of Stronger Together

 

We want to reflect the feelings of our DAC members about this through poetry: consider the theme personally and/or politically, for example:- relationships; partnerships; families; the power of people together; Unity; Solidarity or in response to Brexit and issues around Immigration.

 

 

 

Vivi Mari Carpelan “The Alchemy of a Wedding

The competition follows the same theme as this year’s DAC annual exhibition. If you would like to use the exhibition for inspiration you can view the work at: www.disabilityartscymru.co.uk/gallery/dac-annual-exhibition-2017

There will be two prizes of £50 awarded and selected poems will be part of an e-publication
THE DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES IS FRIDAY 20TH OCTOBER 2017
The Judges are Dominic Williams and Dr Sion Aled Owen.

For full entry detail click on https://www.dropbox.com/s/mqng0mnffnesgg6/Poetry%20Comp%20Flyer%202017%20-%20English.doc?dl=0

or Email:  sue@dacymru com  or post@dacymru.com

Or telephone  02920551040

Local Giving

 

 Please support DAC’s Localgiving page and help us raise funds

 

DAC has joined Local Giving   as a way of raising funds to help us deliver our services and support our talented group of Welsh Artists.

Please support us by making a donation on our page.

Currently Local  Giving will “match fund” donations raised up to a maximum of £200 so your support, however small, will be doubled.

To support us please click on https://localgiving.org/charity/disability-arts-cymru/

If you have any ideas for fundraising events for DAC please email post@dacymru.com     or call 02920551040