About the course

16-25? Out of work? Out of school? Passionate about social justice and street art? 

Come join us in a relaxed course, where you can boost your skills and express your creativity for free.

We're creating a huge public exhibition at the Bearpit celebrating the lives of 12 influential activists. Transform the Bearpit in October as part of a city wide exhibition devised by Journey to Justice honouring the history of social justice.

No experience needed! 

Over the 4 weeks you will be working with the People's Republic of Stokes Croft

You'll get to transform the Bearpit into an exhibition of social justice and work with local street artists.

I loved the course, it's been really fun. I've learnt a lot, met new people and got to work with great professionals. The group was well organised and everyone was supportive. I wanted to improve my confidence by taking part and this experience has done just that. I now know I can do so much more than I ever thought would be possible

- Creative Careers Performing Arts course alumni 

What you'll gain

  • Learn about the history of activism, direct action and campaigning
  • Learn street art techniques including murals and stencils
  • Learn exhibition design and curation
  • Learn about art as subversion and political communication
  • Get work experience and complete a Level 1 or Level 2 Arts Award qualification


 Course details

WHERE: The Station 

WHEN: 26th Sept - 18th Oct, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 11am-4pm   

COST: FREE (lunch and transport costs also covered)

This course is for 16-25 year olds who are currently out of work, education or training. 

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For more information and to sign up, get in touch with Phoebe on

[email protected]  or 0773 436 8626

If you have any accessibility requirements please let us know on 0117 947 7948 and we will email you for further information.

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