My mixed feelings of the term Patriarchy.

I’ve been considering how I feel about the word, idea and undeniable reality of Patriarchy for a while now, and I sway within mixed feelings. When studying Sociology the word was a useful tool to describe the societal structure that we live within. But on a personal level I have on occasion found that it…

May Update

May has seen the first series of workshops get started and also the second and third series booked! We will be running 6 evening workshops with the You Trust across May, June and July. These will be led by Cate Field and Amy Dignam. Through June Rebecca Harris will be leading three days of workshops…

Guest Post: Cate Field

Creativity, Fear and Humiliation Brené Brown once asked Kevin Surace, the then CEO of Serious Materials, and Inc. magazine’s 2009 Entrepreneur of the Year, this question: What’s the most significant barrier to creativity and innovation? Kevin thought about it for a minute and said, “I don’t know if it has a name, but honestly, it’s the fear…

Artist Call Out and Recruitment!

In April Janet Pavone unfortunately had to pull out of working with the project, so I decided to turn this into an opportunity! I created a call out for the project to recruit an artist to run 3 of the workshop day with the group Women In Prison. This was a great thing to do, not…

WORKSHOPS!!

  Over the past few months I have been working on the organisational side of the project and this month we finally started the first series of workshops with a group of Women from You trust in Hampshire. I have several personal aims for this project. I want to bring female artists and women who do…

FiLiArt 2017 Save The Date!

SAVE THE DATE! SAT 14th and SUN 15th October! I am very excited to announce that FiLiA now have a confirmed venue and dates for this years conference. Art will as usual play a large part in the conference with each room hosting a curated show or shows relating to specific themes and projects. The…