Let’s Go in partnership with Great Places Housing Association have introduced a new arts project for the people of Ancoats.
Ancoat’s Voice Up will host a series of free creative workshops providing opportunities for you to explore new ways of uniting your neighbourhoods, expressing your voice and leading local action.
The artwork will be showcased at a community led celebration event on Saturday 19 March 2016.
The workshops include:
Storytelling, sketching and family festive fun
Date & Time: Saturday 12 December 2015, 1pm-3pm
Venue: Chips, 2 Lampwick Lane, M4 6BU
Join this family fun event with artist Len Grant and festive nibbles. Learn how to capture stories through water-colour drawings and join in with some family entertainment. To register, visit: www.ancoatsvoiceup-workshop3.eventbrite.co.uk.
Recording memories through digital sound
Date & Time: Saturday 16 January 2016, 1pm-3pm
Venue: Royal Mills, 17 Redhill Street, M4 5BA
Join artist Jacqueline Waldock to learn and experience different ways of recording your own histories, without having to invest in expensive equipment or technology.
Take home your own sound postcard at the end of the workshop. To register, visit: www.ancoatsvoiceup-workshop4.eventbrite.co.uk
Making your own Ancoats documentary
Date & Time: Saturday 27 February 2015, 1pm-3pm
Venue: Rudy’s Pizza, 9 Cotton Street, M4 5BF
Artist Lucy Cooke will share her expertise and to support you to build a documentary style Ancoats based film using just your smart phone. To register, visit: www.ancoatsvoiceup-workshop5.eventbrite.co.uk
For further information contact 0161 879 4015, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.