Podcasting the Past Workshop at No34, Sittingbourne

Jade Joseph live blogs our Podcasting the Past workshop on May 24, 2016 Former BBC broadcast journalist Gordon Lamont has returned to No.34 in Sittingbourne to run another successful event, and I’m here to write about the event for Ideas Test. At No34 we’re running digital skills development events as part of our Creative Network… Continue Reading

Lantern procession and light sculpture revealing the location and size of Faversham Abbey

Faversham is celebrating its medieval history on 24 October 2015 in a lantern procession and light sculpture performance that will reveal the location and size of its medieval abbey. Staged by Creek Creative Studios with support from Ideas Test, the event is the finale of a season of medieval-themed activities bringing Faversham Abbey back to… Continue Reading

Memory Generation Event – October 4th

Pulse Cafe in Sittingbourne is holding its exciting workshops for the Memory Generation project on Saturday, October 4th. Different generations are invited to come together and engage creatively on the theme ‘Memories of Swale’. Activities include mono printing, picture making, poetry, words and sound, all based on people’s memories of living and working in Swale…. Continue Reading

Lest We Forget

This small experiment by Jenni Burrows, a contemporary textile artist, is an inspiring inter-generational project to bring a community together and commemorate World War 1. Jennie says: “My aim is for the elder generation and younger generation to integrate skills and develop an understanding of different generations through creative workshops.” The Workshops: To run between… Continue Reading