Young Makers Animal pots

Right before lockdown, our young makers worked alongside tutor Tracy Gorman, learning and developing some potting skills to create these wonderful creatures! The group was delighted with the final results and each pot has now been added to our online…Read On

Online Summer Art Club

This summer hasn’t been what we would have all hoped for, but this hasn’t stopped some of the youngest artists who have been staying creative on Zoom and taking part in our online Summer Art Club.  Tutors Susan and Tracy…Read On

video conferencing call at an outreach art workshop

Art workshops at Blythswood and Claythorn

For a number of years, artist and Project Ability tutor Karen has worked at Blythswood and Claythorn, two NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Learning Disability in-patient units. During the COVID-19 lockdown, Karen has used video conferencing along with the incredible…Read On

Fortune Works at Project Ability

For the past 10 weeks, Project Ability have been delighted to welcome a group of artists from Fortune Works to come and work in our studios. The artists  experimented with painting, print making and ceramics! Last Friday we showcased some…Read On

On the road workshops at Riverbrae School

Our ‘On the Road’ workshops continued with Aspire artist Doreen Kay and tutor Tracy Gorman visiting Riverbrae School in Linwood.  Pupils from 4 classes across their primary and secondary school, worked on creating some beautiful layered prints as well as…Read On

Art tutor Tracy and Aspire Artist Doreen collecting flowers as a thank you at Abercorn School

Tracy and Doreen return to Abercorn School

Last week art tutor Tracy Gorman and Aspire artist Doreen Kay returned to Abercorn School to see the display of the 3rd year pupils work. The artwork was created during art workshops led by Tracy and Doreen as part of…Read On

Young boy using red and white paint to paint a clay mould

Down Syndrome Sunday Social: 8/3/2020

This week the group at Down’s Syndrome Social were busy painting their ceramics and creating beautiful kaleidoscope designs by pouring paint through a colander! Great results! Images by Celine Mcilmunn

Ready Steady Draw

To celebrate the exhibition ‘It’s in the Detail’ by artists Nils McDiarmid, Leslie Thompson and Robin Wise, Project Ability is running a visual arts festival to coincide with Glasgow International 2020. Project Ability are inviting learning disability community groups to…Read On

Down Syndrome Sunday Social – 2/2/2020

We had a wonderful time at the weekend at The Down’s Syndrome Sunday Social workshop. The group were experimenting with plaster relief casting and painting. Looking forward to seeing the final results!