The Event

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]For my own personal mental health and self-esteem this has been an incredible experience. I think for the first time I am really proud and pleased with something that I have created. This made me realise that...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] [caption id="attachment_1777" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Click on the above image to enter the gallery which contains four 360° photos of the gallery space.[/caption] [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] [video width="640" height="352" mp4="https://www.retrodisplays.com/wp-content/uploads/VID-20191207-WA0007-1.mp4"][/video] A short walk through of the event space[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]In keeping with our subject matter we chose to have 'a moment of reflection' rather than a feedback form. We had a very good number of responses, 97, especially as we did not push people into doing...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] The set up of the table was very inviting, from the seating, display details, the way it was nestled in a corner and just the simplicity of a cloth to soften the area. [/vc_column_text][vc_gallery type="image_grid" images="1914,1915" img_size="large"...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Overall, I am very happy with the outcome of my piece, it was a successful interpretation of my aims. It was aesthetically pleasing, and the display method was very attention grabbing and intriguing. It was the correct...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]   Before getting to the gallery on Saturday more bags for the scent area needed to be purchased. We had run out near the end of the day before and were unable to order more of the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Most of the event was already set up with everything ready except for the pipes of piece which had proved far more difficult to assemble then had been expected. I brought with me some painting sheets for...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]This page contains high quality photographs of my piece in situ at the gallery. A variety of angles are shown to fully show all aspects of the piece. 'Our mind is often a jumble of mental health...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]The first step was to postion my plinths and drill holes in the top of the taller one for the poles. The taller plintch had no back which was incredibly useful as it meant that I...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]We were fortunate enough to be allowed to start setting up our event from the morning the day before. I was part of the group who went straight to the gallery, whilst a few went to...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]From the very start of the project I had been wishing to have some form of interaction with the knitting but struggled to find any solution. In the initial meeting with the tutors and discussing what my...

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