A photo of Milton Creek Country Park in December. To the right is Lucy, a white woman with white hair , and Patrick, a tall white man with a wooly hat on his head. They are dressed for the cold.

HIDDEN LANDS

In her final blog for us, former Ideas Test Director, Lucy Medhurst, explains the process behind our Milton Creek Co-Commission with Creative Estuary. The project will see artist Patrick Wall create sculptures in the park in summer 2022, with designs based on the stone carvings made by the local people at workshops in Milton Creek… Continue Reading

A group of people working on stone carving around wooden pallets. They are covered by gazebo.

Sculpting nature – Patrick Walls workshops at Milton Creek Country Park

As part of our co-commission with Creative Estuary at Milton Creek Country Park, artist Patrick Walls ran his sculpture workshops at the park in March 2022. In this blog, Kyra from our team writes about how the sculptures made at these and other workshops will be used by Patrick in artworks coming to the park… Continue Reading

A photo of Milton Creek Country Park. On the left is a grassy bank. It transforms into the muddy bank of Milton Creek which can be seen to the right of the photo. In the distance is an electricity pylon and a building. The sky is blue with white clouds and airplane trails.

Artist announcement: Co-commission for Milton Creek

Ideas Test and community partners are delighted to announce the outcome of a recent open call for artists to respond to a commission opportunity at Milton Creek in Sittingbourne. This opportunity is one of Creative Estuary’s large scale co-commissions for the area and has been part-funded by them. A community panel consisting of individuals from… Continue Reading