2012 – Designed and lead creative workshops for elderly people in West Yorkshire, and also a scouts group in Cumbria.
Decorating a birdbox for I Love West Leeds Festival’s ‘Home Tweet Home’ project.
Artist at Cardigan Triangle Art Day.
2011 – Worked for the gallery ‘Project Space Leeds’ installing and de-rigging exhibitions
Co lead a sewing workshop for children at Kirkgate Market with ReMade in Leeds
Volunteering with Pyramid of Arts.
2010 – Volunteering for Chapel Allerton Arts Festival – created a project blog for the Giant Puppet Parade and also helped to make one of the giant puppets (A Clam!) and engineer this during the parade on the 4th September
Exhibited a series of three illustrations completed and sent back from South East Asia as part of ‘as is painting so is poetry’ At The Norman Rea Gallery, York University
2008 Designed three sets of flyers and posters for the club night ‘Think For Your Self’ for The Common Place.
Produced wares for Nous Vous’ Sunday Club held at Opposite Cafe
2007 Designed and maintained the Artgos website (www.artgos.org.uk) and worked as an Artgos shop assistant. Artgos was a collaborative project between ‘thartmarket’ and artists from Patrick Studios as part of December’s project Artsparkle.
2007 Co-ran sewing workshops within a school in Halifax and also with young adults at theartmarket as part of the city wide art project Situation Leeds, and Alicia Talikowska’s project Re-Toyed Trash.
2006 Illustrated a key stage 3 science book in its proposal stages
2006 Set up Stitchikers.co.uk interactive web based project
2004 Assisted a carving workshop led by sculptor Mo Gardener at Henham and Ugley School (Essex); Supervised a group of children in carving faces from celcon block.
2003 Involved in commissioned work to design a mosaic table top design for The Gardens of Easton Lodge , Essex. The project entailed that I directed a group of fellow students in constructing the piece, and also met the demands of the garden owner.