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Meet our Trustee: Charlie Royall

Meet our Trustee: Charlie Royall

Today it's Charlie's turn to tell about her experience as an Artlift Trustee: When I joined the board of Artlift I had never had much involvement in the charity sector, and I wasn’t sure what I would be able to contribute at board level. Had the Artlift team not been...

Meet our Trustee: Dr Joanna Wilde

Meet our Trustee: Dr Joanna Wilde

Today Joanna talks to us about her experiences as a trustee with Artlift: I live in Cheltenham and started as a trustee for Artlift this summer (2022). I was diagnosed with late-stage cancer just before the pandemic and decided to study in textile arts at the OCA to...

On Being a Black Artist – Annet Richards-Binns

On Being a Black Artist – Annet Richards-Binns

Annet is a dance and carnival artist, a yoga, and a FitSteps teacher amongst many other things! She is also an Artlift Artist Facilitator, who is currently co-producing our research project exploring the impact of dance on adults living with chronic pain. Here Annet...

On Being A Black Artist – Ronnie McGrath

On Being A Black Artist – Ronnie McGrath

Ronnie McGrath, Artist Facilitator with Artlift, describes himself as 'A creator of words and images – a writer and poet who also paints and exhibits,' discusses with us his experience of being a black artist: 'Ultimately the term ‘black’, which used to include Asians...

Flourish Magazine: Where is she? A poem by Nina Moore

Flourish Magazine: Where is she? A poem by Nina Moore

Alongside the print version of Issue 2 of Flourish Magazine, The Connections Issue (available to view digitally here), we are releasing weekly digital content on the Artlift and Yes to Life websites, such as music, creative writing and blog posts.   This week our...