Letters Home – animating WW1

Creative writing & introduction to WW1 facilitator
Editor/Voice over recorder
Exhibition publication collation & design

As part of the development of the Sheffield and the First World War Exhibition, Museums Sheffield engaged…

Generation Journalists

Generation Journalists Programme 2013
Role/s: Workshop facilitator supporting the delivery of Generation Journalists across photography, design, film and journalism.

I supported the might Justine Gaubert (entrepreneur, social-enterpriser and all round creative talent), to…

Dyslexic & Loving Words (2013)

Dyslexic & Loving Words (Film 2012/13)

Role: Film maker, researcher, editor & interviewer

“Fascinating and moving.” Sir Ken Robinson, Author & Educationalist

In 2012, motivated by my own experiences…

PX Youth Media Project (2012)

Project coordinator
Writing & media facilitator,
Film maker, publication designer

I managed the project overall and led regular creative writing sessions and mini projects in film and photography often working alongside actress Stacey Sampson. We spent a lot of time out in the community engaging with young people on the streets, and in local libraries and schools. I edited videos from the projects and put together ‘I come from…’ a book of all the work that was created on the project.

Cube Magazine (2005-12)

Cube Magazine Journalism & Media Project

Role/s: (Oct 2005 – 2012)
Project Manager
Trainer (journalism, graphic design, photography, film/documentary)
Supervisor, mentor, editor
Graphic designer for Cube in print (2008 onwards)

Cube Magazine was a pioneering vocationally focused journalism and media project…

Words in Pixels (2011)

Words in Pixels young writers’ installation (2011)

Installation artist – collation, editing & design of audio/visual installation

Words in Pixels brought together a selection of short pieces of poetry and fiction written by 42 young writers from across South Yorkshire. The pieces were…

Site Gallery (1998-2011)

Site Gallery Contemporary Art Gallery (1998 to 2011)

Various freelance roles over a number of years including:
Education manager, freelance workshop facilitator & development worker

I worked extensively at Site Gallery during my early years as a freelance creative practitioner…

Toulouse Lautrec in poetry (2011)

Toulouse Lautrec in poetry (2011)
‘Nuit des Musées’, Musee Toulouse Lautrec, Albi, France.
Roles: Writing facilitator & artist

I led creative writing workshops around the life of painter, Henri de Toulouse Lautrec…

Raw Talent Magazine (2010)

Role/s: Journalism & graphic design facilitator

I worked with two groups of Rawmarsh School students [11 to 13 & 14 to 16] to produce….

Fright Cam (2010)

Role: Fright Cam facilitator & young people supervisor

Fright Cam projected instant huge-scale photographs…

Comic Life Project (2010)

Role: Photography, writing and Comic Life facilitator

Summer Comic Life project with Rawmarsh Comprehension students for…

The Siblings Project (2009)

Role/s: Workshop facilitator (photography)
& artist/producer (performance visuals – photography and animation)

The aim of the Siblings Project was to visually bring to life a suite of six…

Scars Project (2009)

Role: Story-telling facilitator / story editor

The Scars project was a photography and storytelling project…

Our Voice short film (2008)

Media/animation facilitator
Film editor

Our Voice was a short animated film by care-experienced young people commissioned…

Grounded Magazine (2007)

Role/s: Journalism & graphic design facilitator

Grounded Magazine was a Rawmarsh City Learning Centre (Rotherham)…

Rawmarsh Digital English Project (2006-07)

Role/s: Creative writing & web facilitator
Workshops through 2006 – 2007

I planned and delivered a programme of Saturday workshops supporting young people [11-13yrs] to produce…

Artist in Residence – Abbeydale Grange (2003-05)

Roles: Multimedia Artist in Residence & Workshop Leader
Key roles and achievements:
Reviving an unused darkroom and ran…

Youth Arts Worker – St. Mary’s

Role: Youth Arts Worker – St. Mary’s Community Centre (March 2005 – August 2006)

I work as part of a team of youth workers devising and delivering creative sessions for the junior youth group and on occasion the senior group.

Lovebytes Festival of Digital Art (2002,03&05)

Role/s: Photojournalist, interviewer

I worked as a photojournalist and interviewer during the Lovebytes International Festival of Digital Arts for…