• Self Advocacy and Wellbeing

    Build self esteem and learn how to represent yourself through free Self Advocacy training

  • CoolTrade Shop

    Visit our online shop and buy artwork, books and gifts designed by CoolTan artists

  • Art Workshops and Exhibitions

    Rediscover your creative side by attending a workshop, exhibiting and selling artwork

  • 2015 GSK IMPACT Award Winner – Video

    CoolTan Arts is one of ten charities to win a 2015 GSK IMPACT Award, run in partnership with The King’s Fund

    Watch video
  • Who We Are

    CoolTan Arts is a mental health arts charity which aims to promote wellbeing through creative discovery

  • Volunteering and Getting Involved

    Find out more about events and opportunities to volunteer at CoolTan Arts

  • CoolTan Walks

    Stay fit with CoolTan! Participate in one of our many guided walks


CoolTan Arts exists to inspire and transform the lives of people with mental-distress/disabled and with long term conditions though creativity and self-advocacy. CoolTan Arts enables people to re-connect with their aspirations, develop professional skills, stay well and have an improved quality of life.

Art Pick Up


CoolTan Arts would like to ask participants and volunteers who have created artwork and stored it at CoolTan, to please collect it before the end of May

This will help us make space for more artwork being created in the current and upcoming workshops. We are not sadly able to provide storage for artworks on a long term basis.

1. When to collect your artwork by: Friday 27th May. If artwork is not picked up by this date, it will become the property of CoolTan Arts.

2. How to collect your artwork: To pick up your artwork, please visit CoolTan during the opening … Read More »