Workshops and seminars

Mixed-media workshop with Beth Hopkins, Bethlam Gallery 3 August

Join Bethlam Gallery for a workshop working with found objects. Building on the themes of the current exhibition, ‘Art and Value’, you will bind, weave and transform discarded objects into artworks, using strips of fabric (curtains, sheets and clothes), wool, string, tape and wire. Please bring along your own discarded object to bind, or there will be some available.

Passages: A Windrush Celebration- 13 April

A whole day takeover event offering a range of activity from cookery sessions, to creative writing workshops, performances and film screenings, there is something for the whole family to enjoy.

 

Protect Yourself Against Secondary Trauma and Workplace Stress -Apr 27

One Day Seminar for Mental Health and Arts Practitioners working with Vulnerable People.

Training, Supporting Young People: workplace health and wellbeing - 7 June 2019

Equip yourself with the tools and understanding required to promote good mental health in the workplace. Designed to help you negotiate legal frameworks and highlight best practice, this new course places a specific focus on the needs of young people in your workforce.

Shape Arts, emerging artist discussion - 22 March 2019

Are emerging disabled artists having a tougher time than most? In addition to disabling barriers, cultural isolation seems to be an obstacle that, in spite of the rise of online networks, appears harder and harder to break through. 
Join  a conversation to discuss thoughts and ideas on how to produce a sustainable practice as an emerging disabled artist in this current climate. Includes presentations by bursary awardees from our Emergence project, run in partnership with a-n and Disability Arts Online. 

Singing for Lung Health Training - 16 April 2019

A professional development opportunity for vocal leaders. Join music therapist and vocal coach Phoene Cave and respiratory physiotherapist Adam Lewis for a 3 day intensive training to equip you with the skills to lead singing for lung health.

Laban Building, Creekside, London SE8 3DZ

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Dance for people living with Parkinson's symposium - 21 March 2019

This symposium aims to create a collaborative forum for reflection and forward thinking based on the ambition to give everyone who is living with Parkinson’s the chance to enjoy and engage in the creative, dynamic and aesthetic experience that dance offers. Provocations, roundtable and panel discussions, and a practice-based research workshop bring together expert contributors and leading thinkers in the field to challenge, celebrate and explore. £25/ 40 Sadler's Wells Theatre.

Creative Music Training: Working within Healthcare - 6 April 2019

This weekend CDP courses offering by the Guildhall School of Music and Drama will focus on the development of the skills and approaches needed to lead musical activities within healthcare, with a particular emphasis on working with elderly patients and dementia sufferers. The course will be led by Creative Learning tutor Rhia Parker.

Writing for Wellbeing Workshop, World Book Day - 2 March 2019

Celebrate World Book Day with this creative workshop run by writer Fulbahar Ali Begum. Explore the art of creative writing as an expressive outlet and learn the healing power of words. Bring your own poem, song or short prose piece to share with the group. 
Saturday 2 March, 2:00 - 4:00pm Idea Store Chrisp Street, 1 Vesey Path, East India Dock Road E14 6BT 

Writing for Wellbeing workshops - from 20 March 2019

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