12 Jul: SWINGIN’

At Bradgate court we’ve been learning many different styles of dance. I have been deciding what style of dance we should learn next by conversations we’ve had about music and past experiences of dance. I have learnt that the guys…

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24 May: Charleston!

This week we decided to go back to the roaring 1920s. I began by sharing a video of two flapper dancers, as soon as the music began everyone was tapping their feet and wiggling about in their seats. Such recognisable…

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15 May: New Beginnings…

For the past two weeks I have been delivering at our new Creative Living Venue, Bradgate Court. When I first met the group I was greeted by a lot of smiles in Creative Living t shirts which they had received…

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25 Mar: Spring Blossom & Tiny Ants.

Blossom season has arrived! Every year I love to paint spring blossoms, so I picked a basket full from our garden taking them to the Creative Living art session at Spa Court for everyone to enjoy.  The participants used this…

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08 Mar: Fun with Feathers

This week we have been working with feathers of all different shapes, sizes and colours! Float, fly, soft, light, fun, coloured & unpredictable: all the words we had to describe our feathers. We used them to balance on many different…

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01 Mar: Earth & Sky

We have been thinking about the earth & sky over the past weeks. Initially looking at landscape creating pictures with paint & mixed media. Then looking carefully at the shapes of seed heads we made monoprints which the group continued…