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Welcome to WHALE Arts Agency

Wester Hailes Arts for Leisure and Education

'One of Scotland's most successful community arts organisations.'    Sunday Herald

Magical Miniature Marvels' puppet making workshop, Puppet Animation Festival 2014

WHALE Arts is ...
... a community arts organisation based in Wester Hailes in Edinburgh.
Established in 1992 as part of the community regeneration process, in 2000 we moved in to the purpose built WHALE Arts Centre. WHALE Arts provides access to supported, professionally led arts activities for enjoyment, skills development and growth of individuals and the community..

Our vision: Arts will inspire change for our community and its people.

Our mission: WHALE Arts will work to achieve this vision by providing opportunity for the
people of South West Edinburgh to take part in arts activity, to widen their appreciation of
the contribution arts can make to personal growth and to the life of the community.


Our next Market Fair will soon be here!

Come down to WHALE Arts on Sunday 27th April for an afternoon of stalls, crafts, afternoon teas and fun! We have some new stall holders for you to meet, and local people selling their wares. Fingers crossed the sun will be shining - you never know!


Join our NEW mailing list for children's activities and be the first to know!

If you would like to be added to our contact list for all things YOUTH, and to be kept up to date with information on activities, workshops and events for children, just drop us a line at info@whalearts.co.uk and we'll add your details.

Stitch 'n' Time blog - check it out!

Keep up to date with all the goings on of one of our busiest groups, the women's textile group Stitch 'n' Time by checking out their blog - created solely by one of the ladies!!
It's at
and looks fantastic.

cotton reels

Is this you?

WHALE Arts are looking for new creative entrepreneurs to join our support programme.
It's a brand new creative incubator called
here in our 
West Edinburgh Centre - places are limited so please just get in touch for more info!

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Last updated 23 April 2014

WHALE Arts Agency   30 Westburn Grove   Edinburgh   EH14 2SA
      Telephone +44 (0)131 458 3267