Listings

    No events to show

Follow

Twitter

|

Facebook

|

MySpace

|

Last.fm

RSS

Subscribe

Top 25 Art Blog - Creative Tourist

Posts Tagged ‘Caroline Coates’

London 2012 Paralympics Games Illustrated

A celebration of Paralympics athletes in illustrations. Just don't call them inspiring...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Ellie Simmonds by Daniel Castrogiovanni
Ellie Simmonds by Daniel Castrogiovanni.

Much has been written of the Paralympics: with the press dwelling on life stories of 'inspiring' athletes and the athletes in turn pleading with fans to concentrate on their physical achievements in sport. Between my family and friends we simply expressed our utmost admiration: for, like Olympic athletes the Paralympics athletes, are in awesome physical condition. They can boast a level of fitness that most of us can only dream of (or work extremely extremely hard for) and their sporting feats outstripped what the ordinary person is capable of, despite any physical or mental shortcomings.

David Weir by Ruth Joyce
David Weir by Ruth Joyce.

Like many others I've never paid much attention to the Paralympics before, but then again I've never watched the… read more

Recent Articles

Album review and interview with Swedish duo Pallers: The Sea of Memories

New Scandinavian chillwave from a talented duo. Welcome to the blissed out world of Pallers.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Pallers by Shauna McGowan. The upcoming album from Swedish duo Pallers is a blissed out slice of wonder. The Sea of Memories opens with Another Heaven and indeed listening to […]

Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2011 – Blood and Roses Review

A groundbreaking play by Poorboy, filled with songs, strolls and fairytales. Coming to the Edinburgh Festival today!

Written by Caitlin Sinclair

Illustration by Caroline Coates. It’s hard to know how to talk about Blood and Roses. Before witnessing it, try I had been referring to it as an ‘audio play’ but […]

Fashion designers’ New Year’s Resolutions!

Some of our favourite fashion designers that we interviewed in 2010 tell us about their hopes, ambitions and resolutions for 2011…

Written by Matt Bramford

Explain who Lira is… What she studied etc… Who is Lira Leirner and what do you do? Like many who do what they love, viagra I’m a little bit of […]

Latitude Festival 2010: A Review of the Poetry, Ballet and Cabaret.

A review of random other stuff that I discovered at Latitude, including poets Sabrina Mahfouz and Alex Gwyther, the Mark Thomas Community Quiz, cabaret act Frisky and Mannish and lots of goodies from Duckie's Masked Ball.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Sometimes, find Jenny Robins wears all the necklaces she owns at the same time. She hails from a medium sized village near Brighton, help where people greet each other on […]

Latitude 2010: Central Saint Martins Catwalk Review

Central Saint Martins fashion graduates Zoe Sherwood, Anne Karine Thorbjoernsen, Sabrina Bryntesson, Lee Brown, Felipe Rojas Llanos and Sorcha O’Raghallaigh showcase their graduate collections on the Waterfront Stage.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Latitude 2010-Matthew Inett by Amelia gregory Bethan Smith by Krister Selin. I nestled in rushes amongst the clacking grasshoppers and giggling tweenies to watch the Latitude graduate fashion shows, what […]

Glastonbury 2010 Climate Camp Tripod Stage Review: Thursday

On Thursday the Tripod Stage hosted Anna Log of We Aeronauts, my ceilidh band Green Kite Midnight, and Glastonbury Emerging Talent winners My Luminaries.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Jon Young by June Chanpoomidole. Next week I am away yet again, drug generic this time on the Art of Mentoring course being run for the very first time in […]