Creatabot

Creatabot is a project that connects, promotes and supports creativity. Based in Medway, UK.

Medway Book Swap Club – Monthly Meetup

Bring a book to swap or just recommend something you have read to the group, which meets on the last Monday of the month at the Coopers Arms in Rochester … Continue reading

14/01/2018 · Leave a comment

Helping Where It Hurts – My Experience of Helping Families Impacted By the Grenfell Tower Fire – By Natasha Steer

The first time I arrived in the W10 area in August 2017, I travelled via car from the hostel I was staying in, loaded up with art equipment to run … Continue reading

30/11/2017 · Leave a comment

Paint The Town Festival is Back! – 23rd to 29th October 2017 – Chatham

Paint the Town Festival is back for Season Three – and this time it’s all at The Brook Theatre, Chatham during the October Half Term! This theatre and arts festival, … Continue reading

20/10/2017 · Leave a comment

Launch of Cinderella Pantomime – Maidstone – By Molly Treves

Hello! I recently got offered an opportunity to go to a press launch event for a Christmas Pantomime.   When I was offered the chance I was delighted, and couldn’t … Continue reading

12/10/2017 · Leave a comment

Bhangra and Bollywood Live – 3rd October 2017 – Chatham

On Tuesday 3rd October, the School of Music and Fine Art presents a major Bhangra and Bollywood Event at The Deep End, Chatham Maritime, which features top UK Bhangra star, … Continue reading

27/09/2017 · Leave a comment

Medway Fun Palace at Nucleus Arts Centre – 7th October 2017 – Chatham

Medway Fun Palace has been in it from the start! This year Medway Fun Palace hopes to have dancing, singing, experiments, painting, building bridges – whilst also building a community! … Continue reading

04/09/2017 · Leave a comment

Pigmental – Exhibition By Karl Bielik – 8th September to 3rd December 2017 – Rochester Art Gallery

In a time when paintings are often considered for their narrative content or meaning, Karl Bielik offers us work that resists such short cuts to seeing and invites the viewer … Continue reading

01/09/2017 · Leave a comment

Altogether – Photography Exhibition By Nikki Price – 3rd to 16th September 2017 – Sun Pier House Chatham

Originally a project Nikki started in 2013 about exploring body image, this exhibition will present her work from the past year using non-professional #nude #models and offers a different image to … Continue reading

01/09/2017 · Leave a comment

SICK! Living With Invisible Illness – Exhibition – 4th to 27th August 2017 – Sun Pier House – Chatham

Sick! is a contemporary art exhibition being held 4th – 27th August 2017 and funded by Arts Council England with support from the Medway Council Arts Team. The exhibition features twelve … Continue reading

19/07/2017 · Leave a comment

Social Art – Light Hearted Conversation With A Little Creativity – Every Thursday 2-4pm – Nucleus Arts Centre – Chatham

Social Art is a new activity at Nucleus Arts Centre, 272 High Street, Chatham, which has been kindly funded by the Pentagon Shopping Centre. The session provides access to a … Continue reading

13/07/2017 · Leave a comment

Medway Open Studios – 15th July to 23rd July 2017

Medway Open Studios returns for 2017 with creatives across Medway giving the general public an opportunity to see into their creative ventures. Medway’s independent open studios and arts festival began in … Continue reading

13/07/2017 · 2 Comments

Explore and Draw – 27th July 2017 – Fort Luton – Chatham

Why not come and see what lays behind the gates of the historic, Fort Luton. Improve your drawing skills and meet other creative people in your area. Drawing materials will … Continue reading

13/07/2017 · Leave a comment

Admiral’s Tea Party – A Family Fun Step Back in Time – 8th July 2017 – Gillingham

Award Winning local literary organisation Wordsmithery and Paint The Town Festival partner on this brilliant new historical event taking place at the Lower Lines, Gillingham this July. In the early … Continue reading

29/06/2017 · Leave a comment

Advance Your Education Through The University Of Kent – 2017 Programme – Medway and Margate

The University of Kent are offering a variety of courses that enable people to gain qualifications which can help them get into University. The wide selection of courses available includes … Continue reading

29/05/2017 · Leave a comment

Bridging Medway – Art Competition For Adults and Young People – Closing Date 22nd August 2017

Artists of all ages are invited to put brush, pen, pencil or pixel to paper and take part in a nationwide competition celebrating connections around the River Medway. The competition … Continue reading

27/05/2017 · Leave a comment

‘Every Day is a New Day’ Social Engaged Practice Traineeship Programme – Turner Contemporary – Closing Date 24th May 2017

Are you a Kent based arts practitioner who would like to work within arts education? Do you have creative and innovative ideas you would like to try out and develop … Continue reading

18/04/2017 · Leave a comment

Splat! – New Family Festival – 1st May 2017 – Rochester Castle Moat – Rochester

Splat! is a new family event taking place in Rochester Castle Moat on Monday 1st May 2017, 11am to 4pm as part of Rochester Sweeps Festival. Splat! is suitable for … Continue reading

05/04/2017 · 1 Comment

Paint The Town Festival Returns For 2017 With Something For Everyone! – Medway

Paint The Town returns to Medway this year with a selection of performances, experiences and workshops by both local and national creatives. The festival, organised by Medway based organisation Lyrici … Continue reading

15/03/2017 · Leave a comment

Medway Libraries Activity Programme 2017

Medway Libraries have an extensive range of activities for all ages. Check out the schedule below!

10/03/2017 · Leave a comment

Strangelove Festival – 9th to 24th March 2017 – Folkestone

STRANGELOVE | TIME BASED MEDIA FESTIVAL: MARCH 9TH – 24TH 2017 From March 9th-24th the unique “Strangelove Festival” will take over Folkestone’s streets, spaces and hidden locations with an array … Continue reading

02/03/2017 · Leave a comment

The Pentagon Community Fund – Up To £2000 – Open To Projects In Chatham – Closes 12th March 2017

The Pentagon Community Fund is now open to projects in Chatham! Through the Pentagon Community Fund, Project Dirt are offering up to £2,000 to community projects and social enterprises that have … Continue reading

22/02/2017 · Leave a comment

Creative Sessions For Mindfulness – In Collaboration With IMHP – 24th January 2017 – Chatham

Creatabot is collaborating with the new Improving Mental Health Provision to provide free workshops called “A Sense of Place” for those who need some time for calming creativity! Other activities … Continue reading

20/01/2017 · Leave a comment

Creative Care Expo -26th January 2017 – Maidstone

Kent Dementia Action Alliance Cultural Arm is holding an Expo in sessions house on the 26th January 2017. There will be Presentations, Taster Sessions and Information Stalls and displays – so … Continue reading

28/12/2016 · Leave a comment

Call to Artists – Commission For Tunbridge Wells Station – Closes 13th January 2017

Southeastern is seeking artists to create an engaging and inspiring piece of work for Tunbridge Wells railway station. Local artists are being asked to apply for the project – which has a … Continue reading

22/12/2016 · 1 Comment

Embrace – Empowering Documentary Film Screening – 18th January 2017 – Chatham – Back The Screening Now!

You may or may not have heard of the ‘Body Image Movement’ (www.bodyimagemovement.com), an initiative launched by Australian Taryn Brumfitt, who is on a quest to end the global body-hating epidemic.  … Continue reading

13/12/2016 · Leave a comment

Knights Wood Art in the Public Realm Commission Brief – Closes 20th November 2016

Knights Wood Art in the Public Realm Commission Brief Village Square Feature Sculpture Commission fee: £25,000 Date for submission of proposals: Sunday 20th November 2016, 11:59pm Date for completion of … Continue reading

03/11/2016 · Leave a comment

Medway Printmaker Exhibition Bursary – Applications By 2nd December 2016

Medway Council Arts Development Team are offering exhibition bursaries to four Medway printmakers. These will enable them to create a body of work inspired by the Guildhall Museums collection of … Continue reading

03/11/2016 · Leave a comment

Paint The Town Festival Programme – 20th to 27th September 2016 – Medway

Paint The Town is an exciting theatre and arts festival taking place twice a year in Medway towns, produced by Lyrici Arts. In partnership with Battersea Arts Centre, London and eight other … Continue reading

19/09/2016 · Leave a comment

Riverside One Studios – Rehearsal Recording and Gig Space – Chatham

Started by Nucleus Arts in conjunction with Jamie Johnson, Riverside One Studios is a new music project in Chatham, Kent. Jamie Johnson is a local singer/songwriter from Gillingham, Kent who … Continue reading

05/09/2016 · Leave a comment

Art Market – Maidstone – Saturday 17th September 2016

After a successful debut, Making Art Work will be returning with the indoor ART MARKET in Maidstone on Saturday the 17th of September 2016, 9am-4pm. Loosely inspired by the success … Continue reading

27/08/2016 · Leave a comment

Luton Lego Club!

With huge thanks to Arches Local, Creatabot is running a new Lego Club at the Magpie Centre, Magpie Hall Road, Luton, Chatham, from August 2016. The club will run from … Continue reading

18/08/2016 · Leave a comment

Call Out For Artists and Makers – South East Ship Show – 10th September 2016

Maritime artists and makers are invited to apply for a stall at the South East Ship Show coming to the St George’s Centre, Pembroke Road, on 10 September 2016. They … Continue reading

18/07/2016 · Leave a comment

Homespun Independent Music Festival – 20th – 23rd July 2016 – Medway

An independent music festival in Medway now in its fourth year. Takes place 20th – 23rd July 2016. Full info at http://www.homespunmedway.com WEDNESDAY 20TH JULY THE SHIP From 8:00pm:  Free … Continue reading

18/07/2016 · Leave a comment

1 Day Course in Dementia, Autism and Mental Health Awareness – Friday 29th July – Chatham

1 DAY COURSE IN DEMENTIA, AUTISM & MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS FRIDAY 29th JULY 10am – 4.30pm RIVERSIDE ONE STUDIOS Dock Road, Chatham, ME4 4SL S PECIAL PRICE OF ONLY £35 … Continue reading

18/07/2016 · Leave a comment

Dementia Friends Training – Chatham – Tuesday 26th July 2016

Becoming a dementia friend makes you better equipped to make sure the services you offer are dementia friendly, so do not miss out on this Dementia Friends training on Tuesday … Continue reading

18/07/2016 · Leave a comment

Ships, Knots and Sails Project – Free Course – Monday’s at Magpie Centre – Chatham

Patchwork Sewing in the morning and alternate maths and English for craft in the afternoon, with the opportunity to achieve recognised qualifications.

30/06/2016 · Leave a comment

Free Spoken Word Workshop – For Ages 16-19 – From 21st June 2016 – Medway Youth Trust – Chatham

Spoken word workshops with Medway Youth Trust.

22/06/2016 · Leave a comment

Operation Black Antler: Critically Acclaimed Immersive Theatre Coming To Chatham – 23rd to 25th June 2016

Operation Black Antler: critically acclaimed immersive theatre coming to Chatham Co-commissioned by Ideas Test and fresh from its world premiere at the 2016 Brighton Festival, Operation Black Antler is an immersive theatre piece … Continue reading

13/06/2016 · Leave a comment

Medway Open Studios – Saturday 16th July to 24th July 2016!

See Medway artists in their natural surroundings!

03/06/2016 · Leave a comment

ESTUARY 2016 – New Biennial Arts Festival – Essex and Kent

17 September – 2 October 2016
Metal presents, Estuary 2016, sixteen days of art, literature, music and film curated in response to the spectacular Thames Estuary.

24/05/2016 · Leave a comment