Well Summer


Enjoy a summer of creative wellbeing workshops with Helix Arts every Wednesday and Thursday over the holidays for young people aged 5-12 and Family Fridays at Wallsend Library.

Image by Mark Pinder.


Wallsend Library

A summer of creative wellbeing workshops with Helix Arts at Wallsend library in 2023.

Every Wednesday to Friday over the summer holidays professional artists delivered a diverse range of arts workshops for young people aged 5-12 to take part, be creative, get active and have lots of fun!

Sessions included Printing, Poetry, Junk sculptures, Clay arts, Environmental arts, Bollywood Dance, Street Dance, African Drumming and lots more…

Poems created by Well Summer young people, with artist Don Jenkins, Slam Fresh Poetry

Check out the animations created by our young creatives


“I loved the session today and I’m really proud of myself”

Young Participant

“Fabulous event from helix arts, thank you so much!!”


“I enjoyed making puppets and stage”

Young Participant

“All workshops have been well organised, well resourced and very engaging.”

Parent of young person

Take a look at all the different activities we did



Get in touch

If you would like more information or would like to book a session, please email Alexandra Marsden.

Thank you...

We would like to thank Wallsend Library for hosting us across the summer and Arts Council England for funding this programme.