Stories

Want to find out more about the festival? Why not hear from some of the participants from 2020 as well as looking ahead to this year

May 21
Music and Marbling: developing a cross-artform approach and sharing it with patients

Hello! We’re artist Chloe Cooper and composer Jackie Walduck. This year we’ve…

May 20
Writing for Wellbeing and Personal Development workshops for healthcare staff,those receiving care and the public

I’m a writer, poet, former NHS Consultant Physician, Portfolio Medical Educator…

May 19
Covid Creativity 3 Ways – by Emily Chilvers

Hello I’m Emily, a potter and basketmaker from South London and I have been running…

May 18
Creating online to empower, connect and upskill during the pandemic

Since I started Create 18 years ago at my dining room table, the last year has…

May 18
Branching Out

I have been running art sessions with care home residents since 2016. I found that…

May 16
Writing ourselves back together: self-care and self-discovery during a pandemic year

I’m Kate Steel Jardel from Write Mind. As a child I would sit and watch my mum,…

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