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Wind collaboration

This weekend the Bedford Creative Arts team and artist Laurence Payot met up with kite display team The Flying Squad on Dunstable Downs, to experiment with wind and costumes for our summer commission, We Are Now Hundreds of people from Dunstable and the surrounding areas will get involved over the summer, in a series of

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Concerto Magnificent: An Anthology of All Things

In 2012 Bedford Creative Arts worked with composer Johnny Parry, who brought together a big-hearted army of people to develop a cycle of songs, written and performed in collaboration with the public. Hundreds of local people were involved in contributing lyrics, before a new community choir was formed to rehearse and finally perform the songs.

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Bedyarn, Liz Wright

Liz Wright was the winner of our spring 2013 mini commission.  She reclaimed our public monuments and places, personalising and decorating them with your handmade knitted creations. Liz invited men, women and children to make new connections with the town and each other via the traditional skill of knitting. She helped people learn to knit

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Bedford Youth art

ofundeterminedorigin: Today I installed an exhibition I was asked to put together for Bedford Creative Arts. Featuring photographs taken by the young people who live, work and socialise in the Midland Road area, it is to act as a showcase of the daily lives of members of their community.  It was a really fun little task

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Drawing summer commission

14th April 2013, Dunstable Downs. Bedford Creative Arts’ summer commission kicked off in Dunstable with artists Laurence Payot, Ailie Rutherford, Kezia Ruth and Scott Farlow. Photography by Ben Salmons. WE ARE NOW – let’s create the legend of tomorrow    

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