I hope you’ve enjoyed the summer and the gorgeous weather while it lasted. I’ve been lucky enough to travel around the north of England and Scotland, doing my bit for British tourism, and encountering some very creative people on my way. Highlights included a visit to the stunning gardens at Crathes Castle, a thirty minute… Read More Summer’s ‘almost’ over and #CreateinKent virtual Tweetup is back!
I started the #createinkent Tweetup on 18th September 2013. It’s a virtual meet-up in the twittersphere that usually takes place every Monday from 7.30 – 8.30pm (GMT). Just follow the hashtag #createinkent The Tweetups are sponsored by Spacemaker Architects who offer one hour consultations in East Kent for a donation of £40 to 1 of… Read More What’s the #createinkent virtual Tweet up all about?
Yesterday I met Anne Maclaren and Simon Giles who are co-ordinating the exciting development of Creek Creative in Faversham. Creek Creative is a social enterprise that will provide studio space for creative people right in the centre of town, just ½ mile from Faversham station (and just over an hour to London). It is planned… Read More Creek Creative
Alturnerative will show the best artists and art students living, working or studying in Kent. The show is planned for the month of August to coincide with the Turner Contemporary Open exhibition and peak holiday time in Margate. The venue is a short walk from the Turner Contemporary Project Space and is on the high… Read More Alturnerative in Margate – Call for submissions
Whitstable has always attracted artists and arty types, drawn here by the sea, the skies and the sunsets, not to mention the cutesy houses and colourful beach huts, plus it’s close to charming villages and glorious countryside. All this and Canterbury Cathedral is less than six miles away! Every day there seems to be a… Read More Escape to create in Whitstable
The £25,000 Threadneedle Prize – one of the most important and valuable prizes awarded in the UK for a contemporary painting or sculpture – takes place at the Mall Galleries London in September 2009. This year the selection panel comprises five invited artists plus one guest selector. Prize money totals £36,000. There is still time… Read More Artists selected by artists
Don’t miss out on this opportunity to sell your craft and develop your client base at Bohemia in the Kings Mile, Canterbury. Let the public know the stories behind each piece of work to encourage them to return again and again. To qualify your work must – Be handmade, and not imported… Read More Calling all creatives in Canterbury and East Kent