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Highlighting mental health

Proud to be the winner of this year’s Dr Huw Bevan Jones award, a competition and exhibition of work highlighting mental health issues.

Dr Bevan Jones was passionate about the benefits of the arts to those with mental health problems and inspired the formation of Arts Care/ Gofal Celf. 65 more words

Annimating The Light

I came back from New York at the end of September with a crash into playing catch up with my ordinary working life. October was upon me and I was facilitating a week of professional development alongside my longterm colleague… 275 more words


The Arts and Why You Should Care

It’s so easy to live inside our personal bubble and view things through a lens that is skewed…without realizing how things impact us that we are certain do not.   1,612 more words

Applications for 2016 Maribar Colony are Now Being Accepted

Applications to the 2016 writers colony in rural Tidewater, Virginia (we’re having it in August this time around) are now being accepted.  Jump to the application page… 8 more words

Community Arts

Your Voice

Words and photos by Jenni Mazaraki

I’ve been thinking about voice and what it means to use it.

Some people speak easily, their words falling from their mouths quicker than their thoughts. 853 more words

Winter Solstice

Whatever path you choose to roam, the winter solstice is a crucible, a pivot for past and future. We are, after all, birds and bears, fattening up and digging in against the winter storms. 648 more words


Dancing at the Edges: Reflections from the artists

This year we had the privilege of collaborating with the patients and staff at St.Christopher’s Hospice. Choreographer Anita Wadsworth and Dancer Louise Klarnett share their reflections. 226 more words