BHGallery Exhibition for World Mental health

As a group of local artist who have all been affected by the problems of Mental Illness we decided that would exhibit some Art, Poems and Music this World Mental Health Day. We all connected though the Time to Change campaign and would just like to raise awareness of Mental Illness and hopefully reach outContinue reading “BHGallery Exhibition for World Mental health”

Teresa Albor

24 sculptures in 24 hours As part of the Longbridge Lighting Festival artist Teresa Albor wanted to make an artistic statement about production and labouring linked to this area of Birmingham (UK) she used items that were all factory produced and used the gallery space that had once been the site of a car factory.Continue reading “Teresa Albor”

Art Class: Bournville College.

Sorry its been a while between post. Now I have taken on an amazing opportunity to join an Art class at Bournville. the class is a brilliant mix of young ladies and men from around the West Midlands. I have the privilege of documenting there journey into Art, Photography and Design. Getting their thoughts andContinue reading “Art Class: Bournville College.”

Top Essay Mate

Well its coming to that time of year again. GCSE’s for the UK’s youth meant that today I was helping an English class. With the permission of the author, I would love to share this great essay. The girl has dyslexia, but still managed to get this baby done in the two hours and aContinue reading “Top Essay Mate”

New Beginnings

Kidderminster College Competition for budding flash fiction writers began this week. Thought I would share my entry: A New Beginning Felix log Sorbate day 31st Even now it has not stopped. Our ship pitches back and forth. Her great mass swings in deep relentless waves. The only chance I get to write is in theContinue reading “New Beginnings”

Home?

Got the chance to work with some formerly homeless people in a poetry workshop last week and would like to share these two little gems;   The Tower Tall dark tower in the light of the fading hour Tall dark tower such a hunting power Tall dark tower a bell tower Tall dark tower underContinue reading “Home?”

A Poety Education for Kemp Hospice

Kidderminster College Poetry Competition is being held to raise money for Kemp Hospice a local cancer charity, these are a couple of entries from students. Diversity What is diversity? The difference between you and me The difference between he or she The avoidance of perversity What is diversity? More than black or white More thanContinue reading “A Poety Education for Kemp Hospice”