The Friends has a thriving Community Arts Group which is engaged in a range of community orientated initiatives.
We have successfully run open exhibitions at the Flaxmill Maltings, a touring exhibition around Shrewsbury and arts workshops.
We have a number of active community arts projects that people can join as volunteers and workshop leaders.
You can see images of our previous events and activities including:
on our Facebook page.
We also have a Facebook Group where we promote Arts opportunities involving the group, and invite participation in the Mill project from any interested artists.
To create an open and inclusive environment which makes the Flaxmill Maltings available to those who wish to participate in interpreting, though art, their responses to the site, its related activities and processes and its heritage and use over the last 215 years.
To work throughout the community to offer opportunities for public participation in arts related activities.
To raise the profile of the Friends of the Flaxmill Maltings and of the heritage of the site.
To chronicle the current state, and future redevelopment of Flaxmill Maltings, through a variety of media and to make this record available to the public.
These aims will be achieved by: