• Play Resource is the centre of creativity

    providing all the resources needed for your artistic needs.

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  • Play Resource is the centre of creativity

    Our resources include: recycled waste materials, art & craft shop and arts outreach programmes

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Membership is open to any constituted group working throughout Northern Ireland. Member groups include: youth clubs, schools, playgroups, church groups, youth clubs, nurseries, childminders, special needs groups and various community groups.

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Art &
Craft Shop

We offer an extensive range of low cost Arts & Craft products including all types of paint,card & paper, drawing & craft materials, adhesives, sports & games, and much more. These are all available to order online using our Click & Collect service.

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Our Scrapstore

Browse our huge array of exciting scrap materials available for members to collect for free from the Scrapstore. It is an Aladdin's cave filled with items such as card, fabric, wool, tubs, paint, foam, cones, lids, tiles, paper, tubing, furniture and lots lots more!

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We give member groups in Northern Ireland access to high quality and affordable Arts projects delivered by experienced Artists in their local areas. Bursaries are available to groups in rural areas and areas of social need of 60% towards Artist fees.

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New Spring Display in Play Resource

13th March 2019

We have a plentiful supply of blinds canvas in the Scrapstore. We painted the blinds canvas for our backdrop with … Continue reading New Spring Display in Play Resource

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Creative Paths crosses the generations!

14th February 2019

Play Resource has been undertaking cross generation arts projects through our Creative Paths arts outreach programme. We have just successfully … Continue reading Creative Paths crosses the generations!

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Early Reminder we are closed 18 March 2019

14th February 2019

Play Resource is closed for St Patricks Day on Monday 18th March 2019 .

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Play Resource Scrapstore
We are closed on Monday 18th March 2019. We will re open on Tuesday at 9.30am
Play Resource Scrapstore
Photos from Play Resource Scrapstore's post
Thank you to 34th Belfast Brownies for sharing these pictures! Cherry blossom pictures for their Mary Poppins pack holiday. Painted with the sponge circles from the scrap store put into a bottle top to make a dabbler.
Bottle penguins also ...
Play Resource Scrapstore
Look at the lovely Spring Fairy tree Amy made for the new Spring/Easter display that will ready soon 🐣🌼
Well folks today is my last day for a whole 9 months (eeeek scary biscuits 🙈🙈). If you have any queries regarding… https://t.co/JxapxsvH6i
RT @B00M_Collective: Another lovely creative weekend @Project24NI. Lots of crafty bugs made @playresource. #schoolsoutforsummer https://t.c…

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