Bluebell Arts Derry – Creative Arts Videos ONLINE

Bluebell Arts Derry is happy to announce that over the coming months during this Lockdown period and it’s gradual easing we will continue providing a variety of online Creative Arts Video Workshops for a wide Range of arts and Crafts activities for all ages. We will also keep publishing additional activities and link files with a range of games, projects, useful advice and additional resources for families, children and young people during the lockdown and as it eases. 

All of these videos, files and links are freely available via Bluebell Arts Derry Social Media – on our Bluebell Arts Derry youtube channel below.

Bluebell Arts Derry youtube channel

Useful  Files and links to  videos  and additional arts and other resources can  also be found on Bluebell Arts Derry Facebook group & page and on the Gasyard Centre Facebook page

Videos currently available (on Bluebell Arts youtube):

Photography,  Creative Writing,  Painting With Oils,  Performance and Drama – Tips & Techniques,  Film & Editing Using Your Phone,  Performance Poetry, Podcasting

The Facilitators delivering these free video workshops are:

Abby Oliveira, Conor McClean, Sinead Crumlish, Tommy Long and John O’Neill

Additional Video/Links – only available on our Bluebell Arts Derry Facebook group include: How To Make a Photo Montage,  How To Make A Collage and several performing Arts Videos

Videos being released soon: (on Bluebell Arts Derry youtube)

Mask Making, Broadcast Skills, DJ Skills & Mixing (Live Stream Weekly), Rap & Performance, Grafitti Art (on Board/Canvas), Puppetry/Puppet Making, Art from Found Materials, Singing/Music Workshops, Animation

Additional Files – Currently Available on Bluebell Arts Derry Facebook Group

Something Weird Has Happened Here ( A presentation for Kids)

Covid Times For Teens  (A presentation for Teens)

Playing Is A Serious Business ( A presentation for Parents & Carers)

Helping Children To Regulate (A presentation for Parents and Carers)

Create Your Own Comic

Short Films – Currently Available On Bluebell Arts Derry Facebook Group

The Blue Bus – Seamus Mullan

Delusions Of Grainne – Paul Moore/ Fiachra O’ Longain

Milk & Bread – Darren Harkin

The Sponge Ball Stalker – Borris The Magician

Links to Additional Resources on Bluebell Arts Derry Facebook Group

The 18 Best Online Arts Activities To Keep Everyone Entertained in Lockdown

42 Free Indoor Activities for Kids to do in Lockdown

Free Daily Craft Projects & Patterns to Lighten your lockdown

CAMHS Resources is a website supporting and promoting mental health & wellbeing (links to books, downloads, apps, videos and other websites)

Additional Videos, Links and Info are uploaded regularly


For regular updates become a member of Bluebell Arts Derry Facebook Group (Free) And/or subscribe Free to Bluebell Arts Derry youtube channel

If you require any additional info contact Frank Rafferty on

If you do not have online access and would like the videos and other material on a free

DVD or memory stick  ring Bluebell Arts Derry  on  028171262812 and ask for one.

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