A new way of meeting

  Our group meets once a month and because we haven’t been able to gather in person yesterday. Saturday 13th June, we held our second Zoom meeting. This is a fantastic way of catching up with what is happening in each other’s lives creatively and personally. I think too, it has brought us closer together […]

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The Darn Busters

Inspirational army of amateur stitchers have sewn nearly 25,000 scrubs for hero NHS workers The newspaper article under the headline above is about the army of women making scrubs and scrub bags for the NHS. Beginning with a WhatsApp group there are now over 100 scrub hubs. The headline was highlighted on Woman’s Hour this […]

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Tumbling Lapwings

Lap wings I have been fascinated by lap wings for about 2 years, in March they have a wonderful flight display called ‘tumbling’ I have been trying to capture this.

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Making our Marks

One of the strengths of EAST as a group is the fact that we make time to play , experiment and generally immerse ourselves in our practice. We recently had a sketchbook development session with textile artist Amanda Hislop, who was our guest tutor for the day. We experimented with mark-making using a host of […]

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Dangerous Pockets Project Exhibition – A Community Art Collaboration by Paula MacGregor in Ipswich

dangerous pockets

This exhibition is currently on show in Ipswich at The Whistler Gallery in The Jerwood Dance Centre on the Waterfront, until 29th February and I thoroughly recommend seeing it.Paula MacGregor, the community artist explains;” I read a poem called ‘Dangerous Coats’ by Sharon Owens, it is a light-hearted poem that caught my imagination – and […]

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