Laura Frances Martin - community arts


Recent community arts projects & workshops

LIFE LIGHTS Island Light Festival, Scilly two-week ARTiculate community arts residency celebrating saving lives at sea, St Mary’s, Scilly Feb 2020

Wild Bird Words pilot arts/literacy project with Sally Crabtree/Word Voyages in development for 2020-21

Wadebridge Winter Wonderland 2019 Schools arts residency as part of winter festival Dec 2019

BikeLights community workshops programme development & delivery for illuminated processive projects in Wadebridge & Bodmin in 2017, 2018 and 2019

Semaphore Stories ARTiculate visual/story arts residency with Mayes Creative / Creative Scilly May 2019

The Word Worms (right) roving community mini-poetry workshops as the Early Bird for Words in Woods festival, KEAP/IntoBodmin April 2019

Trebah NestFest giant nest creation for easter events Trebah Gardens April 2019

Brilliant Birds & Marvellous Migrations! arts/literacy workshops, Mayes Creative Dark Skies Bright Stars 2018

Prideaux Angels willow Gull workshops for DR2/Simon Birch Company site specific theatre events 2017

Story Box creative story workshops programme for Endelienta w/St Minver CP School 2017-18

Penzance Arts Week willow creature workshop series for Penzance Library as part of wider arts festival 2017

Frida Kahlo painting workshops with adults/older children, Arty Party, Callington for Pentreath Ltd 2017

Willow Bees series of sculpture workshops with Year 2 Wadebridge Primary Academy 2017

Magical Spirals beach sculpture workshops with Port Isaac & Boscastle Schools for DR2 2015

The Mermaid & The Ice Cream Man readings of own title for community event Marine Conservation Day Polzeath 2014 & 2015

Boscastle Festival sea-themed community 3D sculpture workshops & 2 mini-processions 2015

Boscastle Arts lantern-making workshops for adults and children, Duck Race festival Jul 2015

Truro City of Lights lantern-making workshops in Truro schools alongside T Rex build 2013

Truro & Penwith College Artist in Residence at The White Building for Truro City of Lights 2013

Mussels on the Fal artist residency & community workshops/installation for ARTiculate, Fal River Fest 2013

Chance & Change art & dance workshops in North Cornwall with dancer Gemma Kempthorne 2010

Shadow Stories North Cornwall - story creation, character & shadow play residency 2009

Hidden Worlds NCAN combined arts residency with The Moveable Feast Co 2009