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A six-month programme of creative activities and events to inspire the local community to make, create and reuse

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TOTES FOR LIFE

Friday 8 July, 2-4pm

Free Workshop

Make colourful fabric tote-bags, useful for shopping or storage. A great gift too. We’ll use found textiles (supplied or bring your own) and you’ll discover simple sewing skills to make a briliant bag, sustainable and useful. Suitable for adults.

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PAINTINGS FOR THE BRIDGE

Friday 22 July, 2-4pm

Free Workshop

Join us to create paintings inspired by creative connections and conversations so far. Painting with acrylic on plywood, we’d like you to make an painting which we can exhibit either on or close to The Victoria Bridge.

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HAND-STITCHED ALBUM

Saturday 13 August, 10am-12pm

Free Workshop

We’re making a big book showcasing all the projects, events and workshops, which includes our hopes and dreams for the future. Help collage and assemble pages before we each hand bind sections of the book which will then get assembled at the end. Suitable for adults and school-age children.

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CREATIVE CONNECTIONS SO FAR ...

Creative Connections - launch day poster
Visitors to the Story Wagon
The Story Wagon gets underway - Launch Day
Arts Hub visitor making recycled paper
Making recycled paper - Launch Day
Bi-planes - workshop - May 2022
Bi-planes model-making workshop
Models - Biplanes - Workshop
Bi-planes model-making workshop
Models - Biplanes - Workshop - 29 April 2022
Bi-planes model-making workshop
MADE in the press - East Lothian Courier
East Lothian Courier click on photo
Make Your Own Seedbom - Workshop - May 2022
Make Your Own Seedboms!
collage mural workshop - May 2022
Collage Art - Mural Workshop
Mural - work in progress - 2022
Collage Art - Mural Workshop
Collage Art Workshop 0 May 2022
Collage Art - Mural Workshop
Collage Art - Workshop - May 2022
Collage Art - Mural Workshop
poster for Heritage Day 4 June 2022
Heritage Day - 4 June 2022 - Cinema Flick Books
Heritage Day - 4 June 2022 - Coupon Game
Heritage Day - 4 June 2022 - East Lothian Archives
Heritage Day - 4 June 2022 - Repair workshop
Heritage Day - 4 June 2022 - Peep Photo

PRESS AND MEDIA

Creative Connections in the East Lothian Courier

Creative Connections is possible thanks to funding from the National Lottery Community Fund.

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