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2018

Time To Shine

Sadly we’re coming to the end of our Time to Shine project with BAME Health and Wellbeing Hub and Wykebeck Valley Day Centre.  This has been a wonderful chance to work with 2 groups of older people new to Artlink, including participants who are living with dementia.  Artists Rozi Fuller, Musarat Raza and Michelle Scally…

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Moving Poetry, Love Arts Festival

“Close your eyes and allow your body to soften in the chair.  Feel your feet connected with the ground.  Feel how rooted you are to the earth.” Our Love Arts workshop, Moving Poetry, began with a guided visualisation by artists Becky Cherriman and Kim Glassy with words by Luchs ‘Red Gold Yesterday’.  This two-hour workshop…

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Journeys & Destinations with Ripon House

In June 2018 we began our project at Ripon House, an approved premises in Leeds for women recently released from long term custody. Artists Becky Cherriman and Milena Dragic guided the women through a series of creative writing, performance and visual arts sessions on a theme of ‘Journeys and Destinations’.  This project asked the women…

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Moving On Year 1

March 2018 saw the end of Year 1 of Moving On and its been a very full year.  The last three months of this first year (Jan – March) have seen us working at Naburn Court Day Centre and adding a new group to the project, Richmond Hill Day Centre.  We also continued to work…

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Moving On Gathers Speed

We’re nearing the end of Year 1 and like everything that’s busy and full of life – it’s come around so quickly! We last updated you about this project in July and since then we’ve continued our partnership work with Bramley Primary School and Bramley Fulfilling Lives, culminating with a beautiful sensory experience led by…

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