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#BLACKLIVESMATTER

#ICantBreathe #Antifa #BlackLivesMatter The world is a horror show of police brutality and centuries of institutional racism that has ignited a more fierce and determined quest for justice in vast numbers of American civilians than we have seen in a long time. For now, this site has to focus on the intersectional ablism going on in […]

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ace & moving online: a brief update

Fortunately I have finally been rewarded by the powers that be in the arts world, and received some emergency support from Arts Council England. This is a quick post to announce the new plan that this funding has made possible: Indoor Explorers. I’m in the process of developing a Microsoft Teams channel for those of […]

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Wheelchair Accessible Artist Studio space available in hulme (let now agreed)

The impossible has happened – a wheelchair accessible studio space has become available at Work for Change, Yellowbrick Artist Studios in Hulme, Manchester! They’re looking for someone to move in as soon as possible. If you’re interested, please email sarah@change.coop for more information. Rent + Bills is £124.11 per month. I can vouch that this […]

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Understanding Voices: Organic Recovery Community Approach

I’m delighted to be assisting in preparing for the delivery of some upcoming training at Niamos Radical Arts & Culture Centre. The newly set up Organic Recovery Community works closely with (and constitutes members of) groups and organisations such as The Hearing Voices Network (HVN), The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis […]

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I gone dun finished it & Pop up thiS sunday

I DUNNIT THE ‘STENDERS MATRIARCH THING ( a bit ). Afraid you’ll have to buy the mini-zine to find out though. Also will be selling this and more gorgeous giftwrap n cards from £1 along with all me other glories from Stationary N’ Stationery at Dulcimer Bar this Sunday. M is for Matriarchy mini-zine (Eastenders) […]

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special vip interview & unique discount code for nicky brendon meet and greet!

Tomorrow, I will be interviewing one of my heroes, Nicky Brendon, for this very website at Fab Cafe in Manchester! We’ll be talking about mental health awareness, the work that he does all over the globe for this, as well as how Nicky uses creativity and painting as a coping strategy. (I absolutely cannot wait […]

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Art & Access Survey: how can we help?

What does ‘accessibility’ mean to you, when it comes to creativity? It could be as simple a feature as a venue having a wheelchair ramp or a lift. It could be not being in a room surrounded by middle class white people. It could be not being in a room surrounded by middle class cis […]

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Stationary N’ Stationery – Wheelchair Accessible Flea Market

Shameless self-promotion of my shop, which – believe it or not – I have been working on very hard amongst Nice Time and my MSc. The market is always a LUSH afternoon, and HEAD Bar is super wheelchair accessible, cool, with great music and 70s decor. Come along! I’ll be at HEAD on Saturday this […]

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Nice Time & pen fight sale

The wonderful Vicky has moved into our studio and has made it very beautiful and organised indeed! We’re both really enjoying Nice Time Arts at the moment, so please head over to the site and sign up to our mailing list to stay up to date. Our crowdfunder for the printing material is going well […]

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Still Ill OK First collective meet-up 19th Feb

Super excited to FINALLY, yes finally, announce the first Still Ill OK Collective meet up and launch event! We will be at the gorgeous, Lynchean, stylish and spacious HEAD bar in Stretford, Manchester from 4pm on Tuesday 19th February. As well as meeting each other you are invited to take part in a number of […]

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