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Created : Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 10:36
Updated : Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 21:13

 

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Created : Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 01:12
Updated : Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 21:11

 

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#1 Next > The Down To Earth booklet was produced after Down To Earth 1978. It contains the thoughts which informed and arose from the event itself. Very few were published - they were sent out to those who attended the event. We only have a very few left and they are not in great condition. The Booklet is reporduced page by page…

 

Created : Saturday, October 10, 2015 - 14:43
Updated : Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 07:09

 

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#1 Next > The Down To Earth booklet was produced after Down To Earth 1984.  Its sub title is "the Seeds Of Creativity : What are the conditions for their growth?" What follows are a range of poems, sayings, quotations which are intended to comment on this question - pointing to both the problems and possible solutions. These are…

 

Created : Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 12:01
Updated : Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 07:09

 

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Down To Earth has had two outings, the first being staged as a day-long game in February 1978.  See Down To Earth 1978. This is the second version of Down To Earth - it was a multi media event which  took place at the Blackie in 1984.  It  ran for  5 days, (October 31st to November 4th). There was an average of 112 visitors each day and 150 people joined in creating the woven "Garden of Cultural Thought". The Idea The earth's natural…

 

Created : Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 11:42
Updated : Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 07:11

 

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Overview The Blackie's summer Play Scheme of 1984 was the "Yours Naturally" project which ran for 6 weeks from 24th July - 2nd September, constituting 66 sessions in total. In all, there were 9 theme-specific workshops running throughout the Play Scheme as well as a 'Natural Cosmetics' workshop introduced towards the end of the summer. A number of trips and days out were also organised as a key part of the Play Scheme. Research / Inspiration…

 

Created : Saturday, July 4, 2015 - 11:52
Updated : Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 07:11

 

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Garden Dances took place during the Liverpool International Garden Festival :   2nd May  - 14th  October 1984 THE FIRST IDEA was simple.  Having been invited to take part in the Garden Festival, we decided to create garden dances.  THE SECOND IDEA was also a gardening idea.  Visitors to the Festival would be able to watch the dances grow.  They would also  -  as prospective or collaborating gardeners or choreographers  -  be invited to join in…

 

Created : Monday, June 8, 2015 - 14:13
Updated : Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 12:20

 

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Players were invited to select material from what were groups of 'themed' materials.  So one week all the material might be parts of bikes, another week they might all be related to office supplies and so on. And they were each given a sheet of coloured paper. The players were then asked to use the material to make a flower and mount it onto the coloured paper.  Picture of Mounted Flower Work made from smoking related materials The materials…

 

Created : Monday, September 16, 2013 - 18:53
Updated : Friday, May 15, 2020 - 08:18

 

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