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Artslab ‘pimp my cornish clobber’

Artslab ‘pimp my cornish clobber’

Category is workwear, great to work with two local schools and Wheal Martyn CLay works on the first of these projects. After the making from scrap, the children wanted to have a catwalk celebration. Less studio photography than expected but I do have a couple of rolls...

Pimp my Kernow Clobber

Pimp my Kernow Clobber

part one - workwear. Great to have started engagement at Lostwithial School, designs for workwear began with a visit to Wheal Martyn Museum of Clay Works. Conversation developed about jobs and vocations, we now have waistcoats for astronauts, aprons for artists and...

Phyllis Galembo

Phyllis Galembo

https://www.galembo.com/projects Its quite tricky finding a compendium of masquerading traditions around the world but I learnt a new phrase this morning, 'second face' thanks to the online museum of cultural masks. We have plenty of examples of these traditions in...

Artist Lucy Wright

fusion morris dancing, direct connections to the past https://www.instagram.com/reel/CyWHCHkIt3A/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link&igshid=MzRlODBiNWFlZA==

‘Pimp my Cornish Clobber’  

starts january- Through Artslab we have funding for our first project with Wheal Martyn Museum of the Clay country ‘Category is Cornish work wear’   Young people will explore and select costumes from photographs and garments provided by our museums and...

Hidden Faces

Hidden Faces

The photography of Edward S Curtis, exploring the aboriginal cultures in the USA, feels like people want more of this today

Acting like animals

Acting like animals

Giving young people the opportunity to wear a mask has developed their confidence with seeing themselves and each other behind and in front of the lens. Originally I was exploring how we might blank out a models features and or break down emotions as in ancient...