CREATIVE @ HOME
ACT-BELONG-COMMIT For Health + HAPPINESS
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Keep active + stay connected with a range of 'Creative @ Home' activities, workshops, community projects and more. The program is updated weekly with new activities from our local community and around the world!
Can you recommend an addition to the program? Would you like to do a live-streamed gig or workshop? Click here to get in touch!
LIVE EVENTS + WORKSHOPS
We're searching daily to find quality live events, workshops, activities and performances for you and your family. To check out whats coming up select the dates you are interested in from the navigation bar on the left. Come back soon for regular updates!
Are you interested in doing a live activity? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Fire Front: First Nations Poetry & power
6:15PM 21 MAY 2020 (AEST) | Free
Fire Front is a new anthology of First Nations poetry, edited by Gomeroi poet, essayist and legal academic Alison Whittaker. Featuring both established and emerging poets, it showcases the breadth of First Nations poetic voices, alongside essays from leading Aboriginal writers and thinkers who offer their own reflections on the power of the form.
The Act-Belong-Commit Young Artist Academy provides imaginative art + craft and creative coding challenges each week. It is a free and fun way for families to stay active and connected while at home.
You or a family member can do one-off challenges or complete a series of activities to graduate and enter our Act-Belong-Commit Young Regional Artist Awards with $1,000 in prizes.
To keep the fun going you can also book a free 'Family Zoom' session with one of our creative team for each of the challenges. All the details are below!
Anyone anywhere is welcome to take part of the Academies challenges and graduate.
Get creative for health + happiness!
my bloody awesome journal
Teenagers, young and old, are invited to create their own bloody awesome journal, alongside some of the Pilbara’s most creative artists and facilitators!
My Bloody Awesome Journal project seeks to engage, grow and empower Pilbara youth through weekly creative projects which stimulate deeper thinking around their family, friends and community.
KickstART Virtual 2020
Propel Youth Arts WA presents KickstART Virtual happening 22- 29 May!
One week of creative workshops, talks, performances and more by young people for young people. All online, free and youth-orientated. Full program available here, check it out!
Paper prawn pattern by lisa lloyd
London-based artist Lisa Lloyd is offering an amusing tutorial to create her tiny paper prawns at home. The downloadable instructions, which are available for free on her site, are complete with a printable template and a supply list. She also released a simple video series for those who prefer visual learning.
Performances straight to your home! Here's a few top bills connecting you to the world. If you're a local musician, performer, poet, comedian in the Mid West and would like to stream a gig click here to get in touch!
The City of Greater Geraldton is pleased to introduce CGG TV - a video series of online programming such as Sunset Yoga, sessions from the Library, ‘Sundays by the Stream’, and some exciting new additions we can't wait to share.
Arts & Culture courses + Resources
We encourage you to Act-Belong-Commit and get creative for health + happiness by taking part in an online course or using some of the great resources below.
Are you a local artist in the Mid West and would like to run an online workshop or course? Please click here to get in touch with us.
John curtin gallery @home
JCG@HOME brings together a wide range of material to provide some inspiration.
Click here for artist and curator talks, exhibition flashbacks, short videos, exhibition catalogues, virtual tours and more.
Stay well and connected with your friends, family and the community...
Content hunters wanted!
Creative @ Home needs your help to find the best podcasts, the coolest activities, and the most jaw-dropping livestreams to add to our calendar.
If you would like to volunteer as a 'content hunter,' drop a line to email@example.com!
RTR FM Radio Love Month: Here In Isolation
Tell RTR about your favourite album, the amazing new track you’ve found, or a podcast you love, whatever you’ve been listening to while staying at home and it’ll be added to a massive ongoing playlist – like making a mixtape that can be shared and enjoyed throughout an entire community.
RTRFM is a not for profit independent radio station which is funded by a community of listeners through subscriptions and donations. Radio Love Month is a chance for people to make a contribution.
AT HOME WITH FAMOUS SHARRON
A Realistic Workout
Cooking with Bindi Bindi Dreaming
GUIDE TO ART
If you're anything like Sharron the closest you've come to a painting is in the doctors waiting room and mot of the art you own is made of pasta and stuck on the fridge door!
Check out a Guide to Famous (and not so Famous Art) by Famous Sharron
Online exhibitions, work from some of WA's best art galleries and world's largest and most well-known institutions.
VIRTUAL EXHIBITIONS: Local Art + History
Discover online exhibitions and work from some of Western Australia's unique collections and artists...
Free Digital books + PUBLICATIONS
Take a new adventure, pick up an old classic or discover stories from our local history...
582 free art history books
Listen, watch, read, and learn! We encourage everyone to take on a challenge and learn something new....
Here are a few beginners guides to keeping active and well at home...
Keeping well working @ Home
Working from home? Here are a few links to to help keep you well...
ACT-BELONG-COMMIT CoMMUNITY PROJECTS
Community Projects are a way of staying creative at home as individuals, while also working on something fun together as a community. Here you can find group projects that everyone can contribute to and celebrate once the need for social distancing is past!
If you have a community project idea to share or would like to add a happening in project below, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
IDEAS FOR YOUR COMMUNITY
Community projects can be adapted to any kind of community, and there are so many ways to keep a community creative at home.
Perhaps you have an idea for a community project that you'd like to share with others!
If you or someone you know needs help, please find links to resources and Australian support services below...
Creative @ Home
Being active, having a sense of belonging and having a purpose in life all contribute to happiness and good mental health. We encourage everyone to Act, Belong and Commit.
For more on Act-Belong-Commit, check out their website.
We're proud to work with Healthway to promote the Act-Belong-Commit message through our Community Strengthening Program. Our many thanks to the Government of Western Australia, Healthway and Act-Belong-Commit for helping keep our community happy, healthy and connected.