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Have a look at this lovely video using artwork and audio generated by Borderland Voices Participants

Borderland Voices a varied palette

 


CAN YOU HELP? We are gathering information about the Women's Land Army in the Staffordshire Moorlands
Details HERE
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Borderland Voices contact Andy Collins: working from home
Email: info@borderlandvoices.org.uk
Phone: 01538-528708/07760-138395


Art Activity Packs: When Borderland Voices was working remotely during the height of Covid, local artist Becca Baddeley created a series of 14 themed art packs, often linked to an Artist of the Month. All are still accessible via this link: HERE

NEWS Oct 2021

In-person sessions take place in our new home: Leek Health Centre, each Wednesday. Currently no Zoom sessions.

Every Wednesday: 10.30-12.30 Creative Writing; 1.30-3.30 Expressive Art. All welcome.

For guidelines on finding the venue and sensible precautions once inside, email info@borderlandvoices.org.uk

Wed 6th Oct day visit: Poole’s Cavern Country Park, Buxton (car-share): writing and art about trees and woods. Café on site. Leave Leek 10.30, return 3.30. Contact Andy ASAP if you want to come. Art throughout the month will continue these themes.

Writing will use Land Army source material as inspiration.

Sat/Sun, 2/3 Oct: BV WLA stall at the Blues and Americana Festival, on the Foxlowe Terrace, 10am–4pm

Fri/Sat 8/9 Oct: BV Art Exhibition as part of the Leek Town Council Art Trail, Foxlowe function room, 10am-4pm


ABOUT

Borderland Voices was founded in 1998 in Leek, Staffordshire and currently works across the Staffordshire Moorlands. Our aim is to promote mental health through the arts and to raise public awareness and understanding of mental health issues by delivering accessible arts projects and offering creative space for self-expression within a mutually supportive community.

Every Wednesday Morning 10-30 to 12-30 we run Creative Writing Sessions
Every Wednesday afternoon 1-30 to 3-30 we run Creative Art Sessions

If you are interested in either of these activities contact us as below.

Queens Award for Charity Services logoBorderland Voices was awarded the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service in 2017. That is the MBE for Charities