Number 15 is a gallery, community resource and artists' studios in Spennymoor in the north of England. It's a meeting place, a learning place,and a market place for people, arts and literature.
We run courses in arts and crafts, display and sell a wide range of original artwork from artists across the north of England.
Look at our Exhibitors page to see who is displaying work this month.
Number Fifteen has a regularly changing display of paintings, photography, sculptures, jewellery and cards by local and not so local artists as well as displays of work by our resident artists.
All of these can be bought online at our Shop
Find out more about our resident artists
Find out more about this month's exhibitors
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Our community room is available for hire. It has tables, chairs and free wi-fi and can seat 16 for a meeting, or 12 for a crafts or arts workshop. Contact us for further details
We have a regular programme of workshops and we will be adding more - so watch this space! For more details see our Courses page.
If you have a particular skill or craft you want to learn - contact us and we wil try to accommodate it
All levels of expertise are welcome, from complete beginners to more advanced artists looking to improve their range of skills and techniques. The groups work in a wide variety of materials and methods. 5 weeks starting Thursday 5th September 1-3pm Cost £4.80 per session. details on Courses page
Free introductory course with local artist John Dolan - Wednesdays 10am-12pm
Time on your hands with skills to share, looking for comapny we'll find you a chair, Bring your own craft. Wednesday 1-3pm, £3.00 per session.
Book for any of these courses 01388-819944
Need a desk or a studio for short periods of time and a chance to work and prosper within a creative environment? Number 15 is offering desk and studio space. Membership starts at £30 pm, and includes use of our community room for meetings and free wi-fi. Contact us for further details.
St. Anne's Primary School, Bishop Auckland take over the shop on Friday 8th of March