Young Creatives

Whether you aspire to be a professional artist, want to learn some new skills, or just want to hang out with like-minded people.

Currently in term time we hold Mhairi’s Sunday Art Club open to 11-15 yr olds for £3 a session. Details for these workshops are updated to you via email when you sign up for the scheme.

Signing up is necessary but free! It takes just a few minutes and once completed you’ll instantly have access to loads of great perks.

What you’ll get

  • ‘Young Creative’ Card which provides 10% off all purchases in the Record Store as well as all soft and hot drinks.
  • Subscription to the Young Creatives mailing list with details of all upcoming workshops and events.
  • Special offers and discounts to shows and events at the Exchange.

Upcoming workshops

Making an Exhibition: Week 1 (11-15 yr olds)

Young Creatives MAKING AN EXHIBITION: WEEK 1 Exhibit your art at the very first Isle of Wight Children's Festival at Quay Arts ! For three days the Ventnor Exchange team [...]

Creatures of the Sea (11-15 yr olds)

Young Creatives CREATURES OF THE SEA Make art inspired by sea creatures great and small! Sharks, Whales, Octopus, Jellyfish, Rays, Sea Slugs, Coral ! This workshop is all about what [...]

Abstract Art (11-15 yr olds)

Young Creatives ABSTRACT ART Make an abstract piece of art on canvas however you like ! Get free and experimental in this session where will be provide a canvas for each Young [...]

Young Creatives Updates

Introducing the IW Children’s Festival!

Buckle up for an Adventure! This spring will see the launch of the very first Isle of Wight Children’s Festival, taking place during the Easter Holidays from the 12th – […]


Young Creative’s are back!

Our Sunday workshops for young creatives are back, starting this week (18th Sept) and spanning skills from clay work to fashion drawing, collages to charcoal. All sessions run for two […]