• 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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Summer Closing Dates

04th July 2018

Play Resource will be closed on Thursday 12th  and Friday 13th July 2018.  We will re-open at 9.30am on Monday … Continue reading Summer Closing Dates

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Creative Paths Project of the Month – May 2018

31st May 2018

Creative Paths Project of the Month Group: Highfield Community Centre Date: February – April 2018 Artist: Anu Sundarlingam Welcome to … Continue reading Creative Paths Project of the Month – May 2018

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Thank you for your support

14th May 2018

After the recent call for help, I want to personally thank all of our wonderful members who sent letters of … Continue reading Thank you for your support

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Play Resource Scrapstore
Foil window just arrived in the Scrapstore contact Sean for more information on 028 9035 7543
Perfect for creating a through the window scene or a window for a giant cardboard construction.
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
Play Resource Scrapstore
Well folks today is my last day for a whole 9 months (eeeek scary biscuits 🙈🙈). If you have any queries regarding membership or accounts please still email nicola@playresource.org or telephone 02890 357546 and Laura or Gail will be in ...
Play Resource Scrapstore
Red Ted Art
CUTEST Rocking Mermaids! How adorable are these? Super easy to make too! Grab your free template here https://www.redtedart.com/rocking-paper-plate-mermaid/

More mermaid crafts here https://www.redtedart.com/diy-mermaid-craft-ideas/
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RT @B00M_Collective: Another lovely creative weekend @Project24NI. Lots of crafty bugs made @playresource. #schoolsoutforsummer https://t.c…

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