Beacons 2014
events / teachings

Beacons 2014

Just like last summer, I went to Beacons Festival as part of the Loosely Bound Zining Collective and offered zining workshops to festival goers each of the three days. I took on the co-ordinator role this year, which meant I: submitted out application (which I counted towards my Live Projects module in second year); was … Continue reading

Group working: day 1
learnings

Group working: day 1

This was day one of three for the Group Facilitation course run by Yorkshire Counselling Training. As a volunteer for Leeds Mind (Inkwell) I was offered the opportunity to attend this short course at a very discounted rate, so I signed up! I was a little concerned that the course would be very counselling heavy … Continue reading

Print making
learnings

Print making

I have a real curiosity about print making, but feeling underwhelmed about the one taught session we had at college and the busyness of the workshops there too, I took matters in to my own hands and joined a day-long print making workshop at The Hepworth Wakefield. The very lovely Laura Slater, who sells her … Continue reading

My life on a plate
learnings

My life on a plate

My life on a plate, unlike the title may suggest, was not afternoon tea but rather anย afternoon workshop lead by artist Gillian Singer at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery in Leeds University. Singer’s work is currently on display in the Gallery’s temporary exhibitionย Jewish Artists in Yorkshireย and the workshop gave you an opportunity to explore … Continue reading