Creative Networking, For Anyone Interested in Arts and Health

Creative Networking - First Event To The Drawing Board

Get creative and meet others working in Arts and Health in Bristol. 

Bristol Arts and Health Forum are running a series of creative networking events. The events are open to anyone currently engaged in Arts and Health activities, or for those who want to get involved in the sector. So whether you are an arts and health practitioner, art consultant, artist or a health and social care professional these events are for you.

All of the evenings will be suitable for all levels of ability. Creativity and communication will be encouraged throughout and you will have the chance to freely network with a group of like-minded individuals.

There will be four events in total and the first session will be:

To the Drawing Board

On: Thursday 28th November 2013
Time: 6:30pm – 8:30 pm
At: The Big Chill Bar
Cost: Free but booking required

Join artist Anouk Mercier for a fun and interactive workshop centered around creative drawing and collaboration in a relaxed and friendly setting. With a series of short exercises and drawing ‘games’, this workshop is designed to awaken inspiration and aid communication. Suitable for all levels of ability, from complete beginners to experienced drawers, this is an ideal opportunity to reconnect with an activity that we all indulged in as children, or to sharpen existing skills and experiment with new approaches to creative drawing.

Max_McClure_All_Rights_Reserved_40_-27Other events to follow will be

January – A workshop by Marcus Lanyon to encourage creative match-making for projects, ideas and skills through drawing, writing and sculpture.

March– A workshop by Rodney Harris exploring materials in unconventional ways, including clay and fruit.

May – A workshop by Ali Brown called Urban Knitting – Aruba Stones, encouraging participants to create their own piece of knit graffiti and be part of a ‘knitiffi’ installation.

To be kept up to date about these events and more please sign up to the Bristol Arts and Health blog.

Photos by Max McClure

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