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Dirtyface Presents Live Art

Here at VNA we love Sheffield, it’s a city of excellence and local residents Dirtyface are always pushing to present the best of what it has to offer.

The 11th October sees Dirtyface present a night of getting up close and personal with renowned artistic talents including Guy McKinley, Tom J Newell, Craww and Jo Peel, who will all be live mural painting, as well as a live link up from New York with the legendary Jon Burgerman. And all these other great things..

• Character creation – get involved and create your own Dirtyface character with Jon Boam
• Interactive colouring wall, featuring Nick Deakin and the people of Sheffield
• Dirtyface Book – self portraiture
• Get Perspective featuring the art of Rob Lee
• Live Screen Printing provided by Crow and Dunnage
• Facetime portraiture with Mr Silvester
• Music by DJ Andy H from Sheffield’s Tuesday Club,
• Bar provided by Thornbridge

If you’re in Sheffield you’d be mad to miss out. Plus it’s entirely FREE and held at the Millennium Gallery from 7.30pm


Pick ‘n’ Mix Zine – Tom J. Newell

We were recently lucky enough to receive this gem of a zine in the post from Tom J. Newell. Pick ‘n’ Mix Issue One, a 32-page, full-colour zine is on sale at The Old Sweet Shop, Rare ‘n’ Racy, and online (limited to 1000 copies).

CMYK lithographic full colour throughout, printed on 200 gsm cover / 100 gsm inner ultramatte paperstock. Curated with care by Emma Hudson and Mattias Jones.





Dirtyface Tee Competition

Dirtyface have teamed up with illustrator Tom J Newell to create this t-shirt ahead of Sheffield festival ‘Peace in the Park’. Held in Ponderosa park to raise money for charity, this festival is in it’s ninth year and will be going ahead on the 9th June.

Dirtyface have kindly donated a Medium sized tee to VNA for us to give away to you guys. Just like this post on Facebook to be in with a chance!