The Kirkwood
Wild in Art

A Wild in Art event brought to you by The Kirkwood.



June 28, 2022

  We’ve had a very exciting few weeks at Snowdogs HQ. Our ‘boarding kennels’ are getting more and more vibrant by the day as the sculptures make their return to The Kirkwood in all their decorated glory. Over the next m.... READ MORE

June 08, 2022

Space exploration has gripped the headlines for centuries, with many of us intrigued by the mystery of the universe and what lies beyond Earth. Outer space adventures are loved by the masses whether it’s the discovery of new planets, man.... READ MORE

June 07, 2022

A tenacious team of tutors from the Creative and Media Studio School at Netherhall Learning Campus are dusting off their walking shoes as they gear up for a big challenge in aid of The Kirkwood and Snowdogs Support Life, Kirklees. The co.... READ MORE

June 06, 2022

Comedy fans across the country will be familiar with the hit TV show Last of the Summer Wine, which was set in the quaint town of Holmfirth for nearly 40 years. The town’s sprawling, contoured landscape and stone built houses quickly beca.... READ MORE

May 30, 2022

With unity and collaboration at the very heart of Snowdogs Support Life, Kirklees, it’s no wonder that some of our artists have been inspired by a sense of togetherness. Designed to connect our community with loved ones and those from fur.... READ MORE

May 26, 2022

At The Kirkwood, we so often rely on the generosity of volunteers to make our work possible. Their time is incredibly valuable to us and we’re fortunate enough to have a fantastic team of volunteers who so selflessly dedicate their spare .... READ MORE

May 25, 2022

Snowdogs Support Life, Kirklees is the largest community event of its kind to ever come to West Yorkshire, with our towns and villages set to be transformed by vibrantly decorated sculptures for all to enjoy. While our artists are busy h.... READ MORE

May 17, 2022

There’s no denying it – Kirklees is a wonderful place to live, work and visit. There is something for everyone here, whether you enjoy country walks with your four-legged friends, retail therapy, or visiting quaint villages steeped in h.... READ MORE

May 16, 2022

Our community is the beating heart of The Kirkwood. Through the launch of this fun, interactive art trail, we hope to reignite community spirit by bringing friends and families from across the borough together again after a challenging few .... READ MORE

May 16, 2022

Those who are familiar with the tale of the Snowman and the Snowdog will remember the iconic scene where the pair take the young boy, Billy, on a magical adventure through the sky. As they make their way to the North Pole, festive spirit is.... READ MORE

May 16, 2022

Over the past few weeks, we have travelled all corners of Kirklees to deliver the Snowdog pups to the schools taking part in Snowdogs Support Life, Kirklees. The Snowdog pups have made it safely to their temporary homes, where they were .... READ MORE

May 16, 2022

People watching is a favourite past time for many of us, but artist Lou Sumray has turned her hobby into a reality, using her drawing skills capture the special moments shared between friends and families across Kirklees. When out visiting .... READ MORE
Snowdogs Support Life 2022