Passing printmaking on to a new generation
We set up the table in the busy Continue reading
People of all ages joined in with this community project to make printed postcards from Bridlington. It was part of the Artwaves festival, the idea being to bring people together and celebrate Bridlington and East Yorkshire.
For the past few weeks I have pedalled in to Blueberry Academy to run a paper marbling project. Its fun, its creative – Monday mornings are great!
Based in York with branches in Continue reading
Elderly residents in care homes can often lack stimulation or a meaningful focus to their day. Sociable activities that help to connect people with each other and encourage movement and response are beneficial and above all fun.
For this project the brief was to devise an art in care homes activity that anyone could join in with, whatever their abilities. As many residents have memory impairments the activities have to be engaging and produce quick results.
The plan was to print our own Continue reading