Polystyrene relief printmaking

Polystyrene relief printmaking

 Cardboard sculpture

Cardboard sculpture

 Polystyrene relief printmaking

Polystyrene relief printmaking

 Making vegetable paper the ancient Egyptian way

Making vegetable paper the ancient Egyptian way

 Clockwork powered drag racers

Clockwork powered drag racers

 The participants of the Wizard of Us project with Equal Arts

The participants of the Wizard of Us project with Equal Arts

The following photos document Out of the Box, an Arts Council England funded participatory arts programme managed and delivered in partnership with ceramics artist Judith Davies. The aim of Out of the Box was to open discussions with several youth groups living across Gateshead about how they would like to live, what they would change about their areas, and what was most important to them in a community.

 Discussing individuals needs and wants, and making initial building plans

Discussing individuals needs and wants, and making initial building plans

 Building homes with paper porcelain

Building homes with paper porcelain

 developing the plans into real blueprints (or cyanotypes) using a chemical solution

developing the plans into real blueprints (or cyanotypes) using a chemical solution

 Building homes with paper porcelain

Building homes with paper porcelain

 The final work on display in Gateshead town centre, each of the houses is fitted with an LED so it glows at night

The final work on display in Gateshead town centre, each of the houses is fitted with an LED so it glows at night

 Visitors to the Life Science centre designing alien masks

Visitors to the Life Science centre designing alien masks