The Zulu Voodoo Liberation Taxi tours UK Festivals

In West London, Chiswick there is a wicked cool workshop/ shop/ studio space covered in mosaic which is ran by Carrie Riechardt and her team The Treatment Rooms Collective who make political art and craft. I have over the last 5 years been venturing to and fourth to this area of London to participate in this way of…

The Skatehouse Re-Launch Jam

The Skatehouse was in need of a bit of a revamp!! We wanted to throw an event to celebrate the most recent part of the park which now made the skatepark complete! With the handy work of a small team of volunteers – Jordi, Jay, James and Albert and a few other parents here and…

Starfish Festival @ Lewes

Another year of Starfish Youth Music Festival!! Starfish is another youth service on the pheonix estate that provided space where young people can go and play music, form bands and use rehearsal and recording rooms as well as have the opportunity to perform live around many different venues and events in east sussex. They hold…

My very own kiln

I managed to pick up this little test kiln from a school in Hove as they were trying to get rid of it thanks to Samira from Zu Studios which is the artist studio/events space warehouse next to The Skatehouse on the Phoenix Estate. I got this kiln in the summer of 2014 but it…

Anti-Slavery week

  A close friend and artist Jo Tidey told me about this show coming up for Anti-Slavery week. I still had mosaics around the theme of the sex trade and human trafficking which I was eager to exhibit and continue to raise awareness for, I applied and heard a reply pretty instantly from artist Chris…

Boomtown Festival – OLD TOWN – Decor Team

OLD TOWN!!! I was so stoked to be applying for a shop window display at Boomtown fair! The year before I had been fly pitching ceramics round the campsites and this year I was a legitimate part of the decor crew. It was by chance one of the shop window displays themes was to be…

Starfish Festival – Lewes

The Skatehouse was approached to be involved in a local festival last July 2014 called ‘Starfish’ it was organised by the local youth group called ‘starfish’ which engages young people in making music and supplying sound and recording studios on the Phoenix Estate which is neighboring to us. See http://www.starfishlewes.co.uk/ for more info on what they are…

SKATE HOUSE

  After leaving my home town of Southampton in January I thought a blog was due to describe the new life I have entered in Lewes SKATE HOUSE. I was aware of a free workshop space coming up in the SKATE HOUSE and after spending some time with friends around Phoenix place and sleeping on the floor of…