Creativity & Wellbeing Week

Creativity & Wellbeing Week

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This year we’re taking part in London’s Creativity & Wellbeing Week, running a number of events at Kentish Town Health Centre. See below for what we have going on and get in touch if you’d like to take part.

Monday 12th June 2017

Wellbeing in the Workplace
10.30am — 3.30pm, £5 (£2 concessions)
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Devised by artist Barbara Dean, this wellbeing in the workplace workshop guides participants through the creative journey, using painting and walking as vehicles to challenge expression. No arts experience is necessary, just an openness to learn a new way of connecting with others. Come and share your strategies for workplace wellbeing!

All protective gloves & aprons will be provided. Please wear comfy clothing as we will be quite active.
 

Artist Peer Group
6.30pm — 8.30pm, Free
http://freespaceproject.org/portfolio/peergroup/
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An informal peer group for artists exploring health and well-being in their practice. The group is open to emerging and established artists and is a place to share thoughts, ideas and works in a non-judgmental and open environment.

Wednesday 14th June 2017

Drawing Sound
2pm — 4pm, Free but book a place

Run by artist Victoria Coster, Drawing Sound is open to those with or without the experience of tinnitus. We will use actual, remembered and perceived sound to form the basis of image making. Combined with relaxation and breathing techniques to connect through the body, we will explore how drawing can be used to release stress.

Victoria’s exhibition, Tintinnabulation, will run Monday — Friday (9am — 6.30pm). This work explores her experience of tinnitus after being artist in residence at the health centre for 3 months, combining sculpture, photography, film and other multidisciplinary techniques.

Thursday 15th June 2017

Death Café
6pm — 7.30pm, Free

Join us in an open and non-judgmental space to discuss and create artwork around death in a safe and supportive space, all with tea and some delicious cake.

Friday 16th June:

Print Your Money
1pm — 5pm, Free but get in touch to book a place

See your creativity flourish and pay off. Putting together linocut printmaking with seeds, we will print money, add seeds, and maybe even plant the prints – as SEED money. This is a part of our SEED project.

Saturday 17th June 2017

Trail of Wellbeing
11am — 12.30pm, Free

Join us in the well-beeing garden on the trail of wellbeing tour. Join us for some herb tea and a laughing yoga session. Click here for more info.

  • Date: 15 May 2017
Creativity & Wellbeing Week