Not For Profit – Forming Groups

14th March, 2012 - Posted by Gavin - Comments Off on Not For Profit – Forming Groups

I am always amazed how much we seem to get done in just two hours! This week we had a couple of new people join the group and welcomed back some members who had not been for a few weeks. We started the session by thinking about ground rules. It may seem an odd time […] Read More

Not For Profit – Pluralising Personal Stories

12th March, 2012 - Posted by Gavin - 1 Comment

This week the Not For Profit group began to use personal stories to explore what issues were relevant┬áto the group. After a rhythmic warm-up each member of the group was asked to think of a time when they were personally affected by the cuts. By doing this we made sure that we were thinking about […] Read More

Not For Profit – Aesthetic Responses

4th March, 2012 - Posted by Gavin - Comments Off on Not For Profit – Aesthetic Responses

This week’s workshop was about beginning to define what the group means by “The Cuts” and how we respond and explore this using aesthetic means. After some interesting warm-ups including Cuckoo Clocks, Motorbikes and Drum Kits we began an exercise to think about what words we would use to describe the cuts. The words chosen […] Read More