Starlings Art Festival
Jun29

Starlings Art Festival

I’m currently developing an installation in a wild corner of Atherton Cricket Club for the Starlings Arts Festival on Sunday 19th July from 1-7pm. Jayne Seddon is the instigator of the event and she has organised what is going to be a great day with arts events including art walks, making workshops, film making, performance art and interactive installations. Live music from Accoustic Traditions, Juliet Rising, The Green Army and...

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Moving Marks Installation
Jun29

Moving Marks Installation

Here is a further image from the recent Moving Marks Installation by Leila Romaya. These marks on paper, mostly made with found materials (many muds, including those from the South West Jurassic coast of Devon and Dorset) and images by Leila Romaya I call, Shape I’m In. Below is the comment included in the installation booklet about this work. While moving outside or in a studio space I sometimes see an image. These have become...

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Moving Marks Installation
Jun19

Moving Marks Installation

Here is an image from the Moving Marks Installation by Leila Romaya that took place in Bolton earlier this year. These large panels of fabric covered in images of the surface of the Flash, I call 2014/2015. Below is the comment included in the installation booklet about this work. I am still taking these photographs and this work is still growing. This following of the constantly changing surface of the water began around New Year...

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Flash Insects
Jun18

Flash Insects

These fantastic insects are living in the little box, in the indoor block on the Flash at the moment. They were made on a very sunny Creative Walk for families on April 14th. Thankyou to India, Elliott, Finley, Erin, Lily, Sophie and Aaron who created work during the walk, that I have been putting out in the boxes ever since. Comments Included: Fantastic session, relaxed friendly atmosphere in which the children could experiment with...

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Thankyou
Jun05

Thankyou

Many thanks for all your comments about the outdoor display boxes and suggestions about where to place more. Please keep them coming. Here is a lovely one I received this week: “We were excited when we first saw the boxes located on Pennington Flash. My family and I like how there are different sized boxes and enjoy placing our drawings in them and can even put interesting finds in them during our walks such as unusual stones or...

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