It's been an incredibly tough time over these last few months. We have all weathered the same storm, but in very different boats. For adults, it is tricky enough to navigate. For the children, it has been confusing, frustrating and overwhelming.
I had the pleasure of working alongside Anna Haydock-Wilson over the weekend, to regenerate a wall which had been badly tagged on the Cumberland Basin. Sadly, the taggers had destroyed the popular "Help the Bristol Homeless" mural, by Luke Palmer and Graham Paris, whic...
Amy Hutchings and Luise Holder were approached by the Hotwells PTA to create a fundraising totalizer for the school. It's aim is to keep everyone abreast of how they are progressing towards their £15,000 goal for much needed play equipment.
Amy and Anna will be under the Hotwells Flyover on the Cumberland Piazza this coming Saturday and Sunday, to discuss the collaborative mural, the painting of the pillars and future plans to green the Cumberland Piazza.
Over the weekend, Amy will be on hand to talk about...
Here, for your eyes only, is a visual record of the mural that Anna Wilson, Dave Bain and myself collaborated on under the flyover in Hotwells. This forms part of the pocket park project, instigated by the Department for Communities and local government.
See here 'before and after' images ofthe Charles Place mural. It's incredible to see how the mural evolved over the projectand even more amazing to realise the difference it has made to the playing environment!