Picking up the Tread #PUTT
CALL OUT To ALL WOMEN creatives.
Free for all Associate Members of the WOMEN’S ARTS ASSOCIATION
Facebook event https://www.facebook.com/events/1516790761951564/
When: 8th to 29th November 2015 (Tuesday to Sundays)
All works to be delivered by Tuesday 3rd November.
Venue: BUTETOWN HISTORY & ARTS CENTRE,
4 Dock Chambers, Bute Street, Cardiff CF10 5AG
“PICKING UP THE THREAD” or #PUTT is about fibre and threads in every form imaginable: spinning the yarn, weaving the web, all sorts and extremes of fibre arts, tangling, twining and fabricating.
You are invited to submit up to TWO “pieces” (or performances). One piece is your own. The other piece should be one never shown before and made by a woman (this could include heirlooms) invited as a guest of yours. This could be your Grandmother, mother, sister, friend, Valleys matriarch...
To become a New Associate Member (£10 fee per year) download and print the form and follow the instructions:
Newly applying members please return forms by post to venue address above and/or scan and email:
Already a member...
To apply to #PUTT please email the office or myself:
We will send you the instructions to register for the exhibition, which is very easy just a simple email to reply to, in which you fill in the necessary details and away we go... Please let us know if you are a Newly Applying Associate member or presently an Associate Member. This will help our volunteers keep a record of whose associate application forms to expect in the post/email. Many thanks.
If you have any question please feel free to contact myself, the Vice Chair WAA firstname.lastname@example.org and I'll get back to you as soon as I possible can.
WAA is run by Volunteers.
Would you like to volunteer- we offer many opportunities in curating, marketing, planning and much more and this will add immensely to your creative CV. email the office or myself for more information and we will invite you along to our next AGM in a couple of weeks to welcome you.
Women’s Arts Association Registered charity 1060383 Membership of Women’s Arts Association is free to all
women involved or interested in the arts.The Women’s Arts Association is a vibrant and responsive organisation
committed to addressing isolation and exclusion experienced by women in the arts and the wider community. WAA works in partnership with practitioners, communities and funding bodies to develop accessible, creative opportunities for women, celebrating diversity and equality across all art forms. The Association holds an Annual General Meeting every year to which all members are invited. In March open exhibitions and events to celebrate International Women’s Day are organised and all members are invited to participate. There is a weekly Events & Opportunities eBulletin sent to those with an email address. Join as an Associate Member and receive in addition to the above, opportunities to network with other members, promote artists’ work and discounts on Association events. Fee £10.00 a year.
WAA is a non-judgmental organisation