With the assistance of Artist Emily Tracy, CREATIVE SESSIONS, TO DATE, HAVE TAKEN PLACE WITH:
With the assistance of Artist Emily Tracy collaborative events have taken place with a variety of community clubs and groups which are listed below. Hopefully further creative sessions will be planned, watch this space!…
Stotfold has a number of Community Groups and they are listed here.
As part of the collaborative process we have also been gathering signatures form the people that have taken part.
For the project it is planned that there will be engagement with local primary schools and with local community organisations. Through this participatory process the project aims is to educate and provide an artistic experience for local children and foster ownership from the local community.
He has acted as lead artist contracting various community outreach bodies to conduct participatory events with a variety of target groups and has acted as a mentor for local university students who were offered a bursary to be involved in a project on a temporary basis.
The project specific art workshops that Tom has undertaken with schools have investigated how a professional artist works, investigated the materials employed and have been specifically tailored so that a particular chosen theme is explored within the overall context of the public art commission.