Added to Creative Stoke, 23rd April 2011

Job:  Stoke-on-Trent’s Ceramics Biennial requires a Community & Education Programme Co-ordinator to deliver of a series of public engagement and education projects. Application deadline: 13th May 2011. Full details at the website.

The West Midlands film-making agency Screen WM is distributing £100,000 of Lottery/BFI money in the form of a new Transition Fund. The Fund is intended for projects in film education, film festivals, film-maker support-networks and film archives, and the money has to be spent in advance of Screen WM’s closure. Bids are invited up to a max. of £25,000, and the activity must be completed by 30th September 2011. Application deadline: 20th May 2011. Screen WM will be replaced by a new film agency called Creative England, which is due to open in Birmingham in October 2011. Creative England will distribute Lottery money to film-makers in both the West and East Midlands.

Belinda Latimer is set to run a two-day “Creative Expression & Relaxation through Art” event at The Hayes in Stone, Staffordshire. The dates are Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th May 2011, (9.30am – 4.30pm each day). Full details on the course flyer.

Staffordshire Performing Arts is holding a “Day of Dance” workshops on 28th May 2011 (9.15am – 3.30pm). Deadline for applications, 6th May 2011. The application form is available here.

There’s a one-day course at Leamington Spa (easily accessible on the train from Stoke), “Marketing Projects for Young People in the Arts, Youth and Cultural Sectors”. The date is 19th May 2011 (10am – 4.15pm). This is a professional development opportunity for those developing marketing techniques to promote youth arts projects successfully. Cost: £75. Full details from Artsplan at:

Fancy motoring over to nearby Shropshire to learn how to build a treehouse? “Build Your Own Tree House with Rob Rowe” is the title of an afternoon event on 21st May 2011 (2pm — 6pm). Cost: £20. Find out how to pick the right tree, which materials and tools to use, how to plan and design. Places are limited, so it’s essential that you book in advance. Full details from:


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