Crafting-Community, on behalf of PBAF, enjoyed coordinating the crafts & participation tent at Simmer Down festival 2018 last weekend . Workshops , led by local artists, included Jangles & Bangles by Eleanor& Kerry, percussion & mask making workshops by Juliet & Scylla, flag making by Hattie, Harmonograph drawing by Bobby, Tote bags by Claudette & Alex , plus face painting by Sarah’s Parlour.
Wool donations needed for a craft group for refugee’ women- if you live in the Handsworth area & can drop off some wool in my porch, please use the contact section on this website to contact me , thanks
‘Combustion’ by Bobby Bird‘ 2009, made from recording a household Jøtul woodburning stove. If a domestic sized burner can sound like this, what might a 28ft long Cornish Boiler, used to heat up a Bolton & Watt beam engine sound like ?
This track was created as part of Birmingham Sound Matter a project curated by Francisco Lopez and AVA/Modulate in 2009. Is is included on the Birmingham Sound Matter CD compilation released on Audiobulb: www.audiobulb.com/albums/AB023/AB023.htm.