Artburst is an award winning social enterprise providing creative educational workshops that improve the lives of young people and their families.


Artburst’s workshops integrate drama, art, music and movement, and our programmes are aimed at improving oracy and literacy skills, developing confidence and encouraging a passion for children’s literature. Artburst works extensively with schools, Children’s Centres, Local Authorities, museums and galleries to deliver a range of projects for children of all ages and abilities including those with specific needs. Artburst is a member of the Communication Trust in recognition of the impact workshops have on children with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) .Logo_p334

Artburst projects make a real difference to children’s confidence, social and team working skills. Since founded in 2006 Artburst has worked with over 15,000 children across London.

Artburst is based in Hackney, East London. Take a look through our website to find out more about the work we do or contact us on 020 8510 0220 or email info@artburst.co.uk for more information.

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“Artburst Limited has delivered a number of holiday provision for both Extended Services and Supplementary Schools’ provision. Their fun and interactive workshops for children has managed to capture the imagination and creativity of all involved. With their trained facilitators, professional credibility and welcoming nature, participants have developed a sense of self and re-engaged with literature.”

Dawn Henry, Cluster E Extended Schools Co-ordinator
The Learning Trust, Hackney