• 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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Easter Closing Dates

11th April 2019

  Play Resource will be closing at 5pm on Thursday 18th April and re-opening at 9.30am on Wednesday 24th April. … Continue reading Easter Closing Dates

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Nature and Arts Workshops May 2019

21st March 2019

Artist Fionnuala Duffin  will offer a range of arts ideas for creative activities outdoors. Participants will get inspiration for integrating … Continue reading Nature and Arts Workshops May 2019

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3D Training at Play Resource

18th March 2019

Jim Russell’s training is always popular! Book early to secure a place.

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Play Resource Scrapstore
Look at Paul's lovely ladies. Mannequins just in. Contact Paul on 02890 357543 for more information :-)
Play Resource Scrapstore
Is it a bird?! Is it a plane?! No! Its a beautiful butterfly made by Clanmil Housing Association 🦋 Impressive use of Play Resource materials!! 🦋
Play Resource Scrapstore is feeling inspired.
Play Resource Scrapstore
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Suns out, glue guns out! 🎨 Get some outdoor inspiration for the Summer season with our Nature and Arts course this May, spaces filling up fast! ☀️
Play Resource Scrapstore is thinking about doing something different.
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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