creative producing

February 2019 – Present – Creative Producer – Storyopolis

Producer – Storyopolis – Childrens Literacy Project – Swansea, South Wales

Storyopolis is a literacy project with a difference. A vibrant, city centre based initiative, Storyopolis offers an innovative framework for schools and families from areas of socioeconomic and cultural deprivation to engage with high quality activities that build the confidence, communication skills and creativity of children and young people, empowering them to make their voices heard in the world. 
Engaging with the Artist from Poets, Beat Boxers, Comic Book Writers, Storytellers, Illustrators and Designers, Artists and Animators to develop dynamic, challenging, creative workshops to engage under resourced children from 8 to 18 in all aspects of literacy.

February 2019 – Present – Creative Producer (Freelance) – Volcano Theatre

Creative Producer – Volcano Theatre – What Makes A Home

Creative Producer with with Paul Davies Creative Director of Volcano Theatre Company in Swansea, South Wales to develop ‘What Makes a Home a Station to Sea Legacy Project, which was supported by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation a community partnership project with Volcano Theatre Company & Coastal Housing.

2017 – Present – Gwendraeth Arts Lab – Creative Producer, Resident Artist & Vice Chair

Gwendraeth Arts LAB 2017 Mural at the Kidwelly Industrial Museum
…Gwendraeth Arts LAB 2017

Gwendraeth Arts LAB is a new community group based in Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire, Wales. Developing arts events, workshops and community projects engaging individuals and community groups from all backgrounds and abilities in our local area.

January 2018 – March 2020

Producer – NAWR – NAWR Stiwdio Event Dec 2019 – March 2020

NAWR was the Arts and Education Network for Mid and West Wales, run by UWTSD.  implemented by the Welsh Government and the Arts Council of Wales. The main focus of NAWR’s activity is the provision of high quality professional learning events for teachers and arts practitioners that support them to provide creative, engaging arts-based experiences for learners in schools. NAWR seeked to generate confidence and creativity in teachers, learners and practitioners through inclusive, collaborative, process-driven, arts-based projects and professional learning opportunities.
Joint Roles as Part-time administrator and Producer for Activities and Events.

February 2011 – August 2013 – Saith Gallery – Creative Director & Owner

Me outside my Saith Gallery with my beloved Basil