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ICE (Independent Creative Educators)

We teach the arts

We teach the Arts: drawing, painting, crafts, photography, digital arts, creative writing, and other culturally creative activities.  AWOL ICE is a group of tutors based at AWOL studios who are proud to embrace the independent spirit of a creative Manchester.

AWOL ICE connects its members with people who have a passion to be creative.  We;

  • Are passionate about the advancement of quality inclusive teaching and learning.
  • Hold conviction that creativity and acquiring new skills can improve students’ quality of life.
  • Believe collaboration strengthens individual practice for the greater benefit of tutors, students, communities, and the education sector.
  • Offer unique learning experiences in a unique Grade 2* listed venue – Hope Mill.
  • Act to spread the word about what we love, to people across Greater Manchester, UK, and internationally.

For more information about AWOL ICE, please email Brian at

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Hope Mill,
113 Pollard Street,
Manchester M4 7JA
T: 0161 637 7004
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Registered in England and Wales.
Company No. 07394568
Design by
Candoo Creative
Photography by
Richard Tymon