Join as a Friend

Friends make a valuable contribution to our charity.

Your subscription funds opportunities for the community to engage in creativity and culture and supports activities that promote health and wellbeing which make a real difference to the lives of local people.


Friend subscriptions run for 12 months from the date of joining and cost:

£20 individual

£35 joint (two people living at the same address)

Your Friends subscription includes the following benefits:

Discount prices on many ArtsLink activities including courses

An advanced booking period ahead of public release

Discounts in the following local shops:

The Little Art Shoppe, Sherborne

The Old Barn Framing, Sherborne

Herrings, Dorchester

Salt of the Earth, Shaftesbury

Scenes of Gillingham

A minimum charge may apply.


It is quick and simple to join – contact us by ringing 01935 815899 or email us.

“I can’t believe how proud it made me seeing my work on display: I never thought I could do that”


“The class is encouraging, informative, it is a joy to be here”


“Before coming to dance I couldn’t stand, but now I can and find standing and walking easier”

ArtsLink Fizz: Parkinsons Dance

“It made me realise I can still do things that I thought I couldn’t do. It just pushes you”.

ArtsLink Fizz: Art for Memory

“Thank you for an excellent and challenging course”


“it makes you do it at home as well, it inspires you to do what you wouldn’t normally do at home”. “I painted all the garden furniture!”

ArtsLink Fizz: Art for Parents

“ArtsLink offers a community as well as art lessons”

ArtsLink Tutor observation

“The class was helpful and fun. I was really, really happy”

ArtsLink Course Participant