We are a Collaborative of Artists formed in  2011.

IMG_9077Sarah Matthews, Sara Rose, Eilidh Brinsley, Mo Bradshaw, and Jan Reynolds.

Our specialisms:

Social: Ceilidh and barn dancing. Calling for social dance.

Ceilidh dancing in Derby city centre 2 - blurred

Morris:  Cotswold, North West and Border
Sword: Rapper and Long Sword.
Step: American Appalachian, French Canadian, Irish step and English clog.

Other: Maypole, Molly, Contemporary / traditional mix.

Creation of new dances


Instrumental: Traditional fiddle, violin, viola, strings ensembles, tin IMG_8793whistle, melodeon, concertina, guitar and percussion including bodhran and spoons. Individual lessons, group and whole class work.  Ceilidh band (school only or community and school)
Song: Traditional songs. Voice work, group and class work and whole school singing.
Creation of new songs and music.
Harmony creation and arrangement.

Stories and Plays:SONY DSC
Mumming and guising
Puppetry and Mask work
Creation of new stories and plays

Arts and Crafts:End
Well dressing, puppets, masks, printing and simple weaving techniques
Creating local celebrations, festivals, clubs and events

Working in Educational Settings:
Early years, primary, secondary and adult.
Special educational needs and family learning.
Literacy, Cross Curricula, Wider Opportunities.
Arts Award Explore, Discover, bronze and silver.FOLK 3D Team presenting the project in school assembly - sans Oli
Understanding of accredited learning (e.g. NVQ, OCN)
Working in Health Care Settings
Children and adults with physical and learning disabilities
Eldery care settings

General support for planning and delivery, promotion and publicity, management and coordination.


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