An exhibition of of young people's art created over the course of 2020.

A diverse and thought-provoking exhibition displays the photographic work of ex-offenders who have recently re-entered the community.

The Soft Touch Annual report 2019/20 is now available to read.

Covid safe procedures

Soft Touch Arts Chef 👩‍🍳 Sessions June 22nd-28th 2020

Supporting schools with education placements for students

We are still running some sessions online during the lockdown.

Prisoners respond to #whatdoeslockdownmean2you

Late in 2019 we asked our young artists and musicians what they liked about coming to Soft Touch Arts

The team behind the success of the Mods: Shaping a Generation Exhibition and tie-in ReVive Festival were thrilled to win the  best free Event/Festival of 2019 at the Leicester Promotions Leicestershire Tourism Awards on 29/11/19.

Director of Fothergill Wyatt Joins Management Board of Leicester Charity Soft Touch Arts

Thank you from the bottom of our Soft Touch HeArts! 🎉 We are still blinking with amazement at the amount raised at Soft Touch Art Auction 2019 – an exclusive fundraising evening on 1st October!

Cambridge & Counties Bank love to work with charities. Over the past year with funding awarded from the bank via the Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation, Soft Touch Arts has been able to pilot a Creative Enterprise Project, giving new opportunities and support to 24 young people…

You're invited to a Creative Day Out at Soft Touch Arts or a street session in your neighbourhood. Explore a range of arts activities and create music, have lunch and a change to sign up to the UpSTart project a day to try new things, meet new people and get involved.

Over three weekends at the end of June, Leicester’s first ReVive Festival captured the imagination of Leicester cultural organisations, venues and businesses. They put on films, dance and music and embraced the 1960s with shop window displays, 1960s prices and themed food and drinks.