Creative Showcase 2021

Our Creative Courses regularly bring together young people aged 11-16 from diverse backgrounds, in community settings across Bristol and South Gloucestershire. 

Creative practitioners delivered Fashion, Puppet Making, Textiles, Art and Animation courses, enabling young people to express themselves creatively. We hope you enjoy the uplifting and inspiring work you can find documented below.

Well done to every single one of you for finding inspiration and expressing yourselves and your emotions through creativity!

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  • Animation

    We looked at pixilate animations (which is using people in your animation) and bringing objects from around the home to life. We explored camera angles, story boarding and animating techniques. Read more

  • Textiles

    Over the 10-week course the group learnt how to make a cardboard loom for weaving. They experimented with a variety of different and often tricky weaving techniques to make their own woven wall hanging. Read more

  • Puppet Making

    We have been experimenting with shadow play and working with different materials to play around with light sources and using objects and shadow puppets. Read more

  • Art

    We explored and experimented with a variety of different techniques, these included mark making, printmaking, collage and mixed media. Read more

  • Fashion

    We have learnt new skills and sewing techniques on the Fashion course, such as image transfer, embroidery, pattern making, upcycling and applique. Read more