Week 10

 

Martha, Candice, Aimee and Deborah

 

Martha is a young writer and photographer. Aimee is an artist and writer. They are both peer mentors with Platfform’s State of Mind project.

 

Candice is part of Platfform, connecting with young people to support mental health and social change. 

 

Deborah is lead artist on Gofalu Grange | Caring Connections, creatively building people, stories and friendship into the fabric of Grange University Hospital.

 

email: connect@platfform.orgdeb@davisandjones.co.uk

 

web: www.platform.org / www.gofalugrange.co.uk

 

instagram: @stateofmindfromplatfform@platfform4yp

 

vimeo: https://vimeo.com/350084871

 


 

Kaleigh and Andy O'Rourke

 

Andy O'RourkeArtist Andy O'Rourke has written about Kayleigh's (Yr 6 Garnteg Primary) superheroes. Everyone has someone different they look up to.

 

Andy: "I’m a maker, painter, facilitator and doodler. I set up Malarky, a community arts company, in ’97 and have worked with many thousands of people to help them create their own art. I work in all sorts of traditional and digital media and like to experiment with techniques."

 

email: info@andyorourke.com

 

web: www.andyorourke.com

 

instagram: @andy_orourke

 

facebook: @andy.orourke.50

 

twitter: @malarkyarts

 

image: Andy O'Rourke

 


 

Clêr Stephens, Carys-Haf Williams, Florence Boyd and Chris McGaughey

 

Cler StephensClêr Stephens is a Bilingual Actor/performer/creative, co-director of LaLaLa Productions. Carys-Haf Williams has just finished her final year at UWTSD studying Theatre Design and Production specialising in Stage management. Florence Boyd is an artist and illustrator based in Cardiff who has also worked in theatre. Sound editing by Chris McGaughey, Like and Egg Productions Ltd. Translation by Idiom 

 

email: florenceboyd83@gmail.com

caryshafwilliams@gmail.com

clerstephens@yahoo.co.uk

 

web: lalala-productions.co.uk  / likeanegg.com idiom.cymru 

 

instagram: @la3productions  /  @caryshaf_sm   /  @florenceboyd  

 

facebook: Orite O What? 

 

twitter: @ClerStephens /  @CarysHaf1 

 

 


 

Poppy and Efa

 

Efa BMArtist Efa Blosse-Mason has drawn Poppy's (Yr 6 Garnteg Primary) superhero. Everyone has someone different they look up to.

Efa: "I am an animator, I am interested in how visual arts can communicate stories. My films often have themes of women, nature, Wales and queer-nes.  I like working on short films, documentaries and music videos as well as creating workshops for young people to learn about animation and to get involved."

 

email: efa.blossemason@gmail.com

 

web: http://efabmanimation.weebly.com/showreel.html

 

instagram: @efabm

 

twitter: @efagblossemason

 

youtube: Efa Green

 

vimeo: Efa BM

 

image: Efa B M

 


 

Lisa Derrick

 

Lisa DerrickI MAKE //

Abstract painting / illustrated comic strips / illustrations using coloured pencil, ink, a mouse or an iPad / jewellery using laser cut perspex, and recycled materials / paper cut outs.

 

SUBJECTS //

Life and the world around us / body dysmorphia / chronic illnesses / mental health /  the rise of digital distractions / the effects of materialism on our behaviour and our planet / social policy / trees / seas / swimmers / buildings I enjoy / dogs. etc.

 

WRITING // 

Poetry / short stories / longer fiction pieces formed from life experience / magic realism / dark comedy.

 

email: lisajaynederrick@hotmail..co.uk

 

web: www.lisajderrick.com

 

instagram: @lisajderrick

 

twitter: @lisajderrick

 

image: Lisa Derrick