Creative Walks, Autumn 2015
Jul28

Creative Walks, Autumn 2015

Here is information about the Autumn Creative walks coming up on, Saturday 12th September for adults involved or interested in creativity or with no experinec at all and Tuesday 27th October for families, children of any age and their adults and both from 1-3pm on Pennington Flash Country Park. The walks have attracted a wide range of participant, from nine months of age to older people, artists and those who just wanted to give...

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Creative Walks
Jul23

Creative Walks

This is a painting created by Dorothy Spain after the Creative Walk in January and below are some comments from the participants: Liked the ideas on how to interact creatively with our surroundings, especially listening and seeing what everyone created on the walk.   Just to say thanks for an inspiring activity on Saturday. From it, I’ve created a great list of impressions to work into my writing. And, who knows, a poem may...

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James Stewart & CJ Harter
Jul23

James Stewart & CJ Harter

Earlier this year local photographer James Stewart offered this atmospheric image for the outdoor display boxes. He also made this comment when I met him one day out on the Flash. The variety of work in the boxes is really good, photographs, writing and painting and this project has created a community spirit on Pennington Flash. Local writer CJ Harter also contributed, for the display boxes this equally atmospheric draft below from...

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Creative Walks
Jul23

Creative Walks

Here is a poem by local writer CJ Harter, again sent to me after she attended the January Creative Walk. I also found this inspiring while developing movement improvisation for the Moving Marks Installation. The image is by Leila Romaya and shows me in the area where the Creative Walk took place.  Standing still   Stand still. Something sharp snaps underfoot. Stand still. Robin comes to take a look.   Standing still. Wind in...

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Leila Romaya
Jul21

Leila Romaya

This is just one of the images created when photographer, Leila  Romaya and I worked together out on Pennington Flash last January. The aim was for a photographer to document the process based environmental movement work I explore on the Flash. Yet Leila is an amazing artist and I felt a very successful working relationship developed between the two of us. This meant that new ways of working could be tried that were more appropriate...

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