• 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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8 Week Arts Training Course

09th June 2016

Brush up your Art Skills is back!!! It begins on Thursday 29th September and runs every Thursday for 8 weeks. … Continue reading 8 Week Arts Training Course

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May Closing Dates

05th April 2016

  Play Resource will be closed on Monday 2nd May for May Day and Monday 30th May for May Bank Holiday.

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Funny Bones …. there’s life in the old bones yet!

24th February 2016

Play Resource has been delivering high quality arts programmes for children and young people throughout Northern Ireland for over 20 … Continue reading Funny Bones …. there’s life in the old bones yet!

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Play Resource Scrapstore
Bored Panda
This is just gorgeous!
Artist Turns Her 2-Year-Old’s Sketches Into Paintings:
Play Resource Scrapstore shared Bored Panda's video.
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Belfast City Council Training Days
Few snaps from today's 'Getting Outdoors' Belfast City Council Training Day :) #belfast #scrap #flowers #gettingcreative #summerishere
Play Resource Scrapstore added 8 new photos to the album: Belfast City Council Training Days — with Emily Doran and Marta Walotka at ...
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Timeline Photos
Having a Massey Ferguson obsessed husband it is always tractors, tractors, tractors ....

So it was no surprise when this little craft idea popped up on my news feed and thought it would make an excellent Father's Day card!

Children's ...
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Amazingly easy DIY Lollipop Stick Bracelets Kid Craft Tutorial

Full list of instructions....http://pin.it/voHtFMK

You can buy lollipop sticks in our shop for as little as £1.25 for 100 :)
Play Resource Scrapstore added 3 new photos.

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