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

Creatabot Creative Of The Year 2014 – Nominations Open!

It has been 2 years, YES TWO YEARS since the last Creatabot Creative of The Year Award. Wow, that is pretty crazy. The amount that myself and Richard Jeferies (the … Continue reading

05/11/2014 · Leave a comment

Free creative workshops for young people in Swale

Ideas Test has been out and about over the last few months promoting their Six Ways to Wellbeing Swale project.   They’re offering an exciting programme of workshops for young people 13-19 (25 … Continue reading

21/10/2014 · Leave a comment

Chatham Waters – Art Wall Competition – Closes 20th August 2014 – Proceed With Caution

Community engagement means the community are involved in the creation of something. This project is asking for someone to design something and volunteer their artistic talents for the community – … Continue reading

02/08/2014 · Leave a comment

Free Visual Merchandising Taster Workshop – 5pm on 5th July 2014 – Chatham

Visual merchandising is something almost all of us struggle with. Visual merchandiser Georgina Hopwood will be hosting this taster session on visual merchandising for people running market stalls through to … Continue reading

01/07/2014 · Leave a comment

An invitation to event volunteer training

Would you like to volunteer at community art events but not sure what it might entail? If so, Ideas Test would like to invite you to a free volunteer training … Continue reading

20/06/2014 · Leave a comment

Places Available For Gravesham Arts At Gravesend River Festival – – 19th July 2014

Gravesham Arts have  places available for Gravesham Riverside Festival, 19th July 2014.   Gravesham Arts will be based in Fort Gardens where we have live music, dancing, singing, well lots … Continue reading

19/06/2014 · Leave a comment

The Word Play Wagon lights the Fuse in Walderslade

Jaye Nolan, Festival Director of the Rochester Literature Festival, has been selected by the Kent Baton to open their Sparks Fuse Festival project, One Day Works. Jaye’s short term residence … Continue reading

30/05/2014 · Leave a comment

The Cabaret Club is Recruiting!

The Cabaret Club strives to go beyond expectations, creating a decadent environment which seems out of place from the real world but allows our guests the chance of escapism and one … Continue reading

16/05/2014 · Leave a comment

Spoke ‘n’ Word – FREE workshops for 14-21yrs

17th May | Times and venues listed below  Shout Out to all budding spoken word artists, poets, wordsmiths, song writers and emcees aged 14 -21yrs. Free opportunity for two full … Continue reading

13/05/2014 · Leave a comment

Limber – Call For Application For 66 Day Residency – Based at UCA Canterbury – Closes 25th April 2014

East Kent Cultural Conversations are looking for an artist who is concerned with the relationship between pictorial and physical space and materiality. They would like to offer him or her the … Continue reading

22/04/2014 · Leave a comment

Funding with approaching deadlines

Here are a couple of funding opportunities that might be of interest. Funding for youth music making activities (England) Youth Music, the UK’s largest music charity, has announced that its … Continue reading

21/02/2014 · Leave a comment

A £2,000 Art Commission for One Lucky Emerging Artist – Closes 21st March 2014 – Medway

  A unique art project is currently looking for applications from young Medway artists to win a £2,000 commission and create outdoor site specific work for a village church yard. … Continue reading

21/02/2014 · Leave a comment

Medway Open Studios Placement – Festival and Marketing Assistant – Volunteer placement (unpaid)

Medway Open Studios & Arts Festival Festival and Marketing Assistant – Volunteer placement (unpaid) 1 or 2 days a week, 3 month placement (February – April) Medway Open Studios & … Continue reading

29/01/2014 · Leave a comment

Real Medway and Swale

‘Real Medway & Swale’ is a new project funded by Creative People and Places (Medway and Swale) that aims to create an augmented reality adventure game, encouraging players to explore … Continue reading

29/01/2014 · Leave a comment

Creatabot Funded To Run Project To Help Mobility impaired

Application now open – see here. Creatabot has been awarded funding from Creative People and Places (Medway and Swale) to run a brand new project aimed at helping people with mobility … Continue reading

27/01/2014 · 4 Comments

Transmit:Project – Are you the next big thing?

Are you a musician/filmmaker/artist/photographer/organisation etc who would like more people to know about your work and what you do? Perhaps you always wanted to know what musicians/filmmakers/artists/photographers etc live and … Continue reading

25/01/2014 · 1 Comment

Assistance For Artists, Creative Individuals and Creative Businesses – January to September 2014 – Medway/Swale

Ideas Test (Creative People and Places: Swale and Medway) is pleased to announce the launch of Kent Creative Live Swale and Medway, a support network for artists, art organisations and … Continue reading

17/01/2014 · Leave a comment

Opportunity For Artists and Curators At Stour Valley Arts

2 new opportunities for artists and curators image: Rehearsals for Marks Measures Maps and Mind by Dog Kennel Hill Project.  Photo by Anthony Wadham. We are proud to announce 2 … Continue reading

15/01/2014 · Leave a comment

Call Out To Artists For Exhibition In Sevenoaks – Ends 19th Jan 2014

Call out for ‘A Fine Line‘ 11 February – 15 March 2014 Artists originating from, educated or currently working in Kent are invited to submit existing or proposed work for consideration … Continue reading

13/01/2014 · Leave a comment

Call for Submissions – LGBT Exhibition ‘Pride Against Prejudice’

Kent & Medway LGBT Community Action group, supported by Nucleus Arts, are curating an exhibition of work by lesbian, gay, bisexual & trans artists and/or work inspired by sexuality & … Continue reading

13/01/2014 · Leave a comment

Announcing LIMBO Associate Membership – Margate

LIMBO is pleased to announce the launch of its Associate Membership scheme. Through its Membership, LIMBO hopes to make its space and programming more accessible, bringing artists and other creative … Continue reading

04/12/2013 · Leave a comment

Arts Fundraising Training in London – January and February 2014

The Arts Fundraising and Philanthropy Programme is running fundraising training in London in January and February 2014. All of the sessions are suitable for fundraisers within arts organisations, both NPO … Continue reading

04/12/2013 · Leave a comment

FREE Screen Printing Taster Workshop At Hobbycraft Maidstone – 14th December 2013

Create a beautiful printed tote bag and encourage the kids to get creative and experience the thrill of printing their own t-shirt! Moore Studio Press have teamed up with the … Continue reading

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Chatham Intra Art Competition – Closes 28th February 2014

Theme: Chatham Intra* and Lesser Known Chatham*the area between the east end of St. Margaret’s Bank, roughly where the railway bridge crosses Rochester High Street, and the Chapel of St. Bartholomew. … Continue reading

03/12/2013 · Leave a comment

Sky Academy Arts Scholarships For Artists Aged 18-30 – Closes 6th December 2013

For the third year running Sky, in association with IdeasTap, is giving away five £30,000 bursaries and mentoring support to artists aged 18-30 from the UK and Ireland. Applications are … Continue reading

29/11/2013 · Leave a comment

Variance – Call Out For Young People Interested In Photography – Medway

Photographer Rickard Osterlund is looking for people aged 16-21 with an interest in photography… Description This workshop is open to people aged 16-21 in Medway who are into alternative music and/or … Continue reading

02/11/2013 · Leave a comment

Positive Arts Graffiti Project – Albatross Avenue Underpass – Strood

Albatross Avenue Underpass is getting a facelift! A new community art project will design and create a mural for the underpass beneath the M2 which leads from Albatross Avenue (near … Continue reading

02/07/2013 · Leave a comment

Ranscombe Postcard Competition – Open To All Ages! – Closes 31st July 2013

Design a postcard for Ranscombe and win a prize! Design a postcard-sized piece of art that tells us what Ranscombe means to you, and you could win one of 15 … Continue reading

02/07/2013 · Leave a comment

Be Involved In The Chatham Mural Project

Would you like to be part of an exciting community art project to paint a big mural showing scenes from Chatham’s past, present and future? Artist Richard Jeferies will develop … Continue reading

16/06/2013 · Leave a comment

Half Term Creative Family Workshops – Sparky Project – 30th and 31st May 2013 – Rochester

  The Sparky Project is hosting hands on making workshops in order to create a series of parade structures as part of this year’s Opening Parade for Fuse Festival 2013. … Continue reading

20/05/2013 · Leave a comment

Be Part Of Medway’s New Art Vending Machine – CreataboX

An art vending machine, CreataboX, is being launched at Fuse festival on the 15th of June in Chatham, and the project needs help from local creatives to produce miniature creations … Continue reading

20/05/2013 · 5 Comments

Art Vending Machine For Medway – Lets Do This!

So…Leeds have recently been featured on the BBC news website  regarding their new art vending machine, and fellow creatives here in Medway think it is only fair Medway and Kent have … Continue reading

15/04/2013 · 12 Comments

Get Your Application In For Medway Open Studios 2013 – Deadline 26th April

Registration for the Medway Open Studios and Arts Festival closes on Friday 26 April. All artists and makers from the Medway area are being urged to sign up quickly and … Continue reading

15/04/2013 · Leave a comment

Make One Yourself – Woodwork Courses – Rochester

The ‘Make One For Yourself’ series of courses will offer a little insight into the process involved with making some of Ciaran McKay’s, wood products. Included in the courses are … Continue reading

03/03/2013 · Leave a comment

Art About – Accessible Art Studios and Workshops – Boundary Wharf – Chatham

Art About is a not-for-profit Community Interest Company offering workshops run by local artists Helen Morley and Wendy Daws. The purpose of this project is to provide contemporary Fine Art … Continue reading

14/02/2013 · Leave a comment

Ideas Tap Offering Student Loan Repayment – £9,000 Available! – Closing March 2013

Saddled by student debt? Whether you’re a first-year student or a graduate, if you embarked on a BA or BMus in 2006* or later, you could benefit from having £9,000 … Continue reading

10/01/2013 · Leave a comment

Margate Based Marine Studios Launch Adventures in Comics Competition – deadline 25th January 2013

Celebrating illustration, writing, making, sequential narrative, and all that is Comics, Margate-based Marine Studios has just announced the launch of its 2013 Adventures in Comics comic competition. AIC3 is inviting UK-based creators to respond … Continue reading

03/01/2013 · Leave a comment

3 Month Internship Opportunity – Animate Create – Whitstable

Application Deadline:  Friday 7th Dec 2012 Interviews:       Week commencing Monday 10th Dec 2012 Candidates notified:  Monday 17th Dec 2012 Start Date:  Monday 7th Jan 2013 The Role This is … Continue reading

05/12/2012 · Leave a comment

The Assassin, The Grey Man and The Surgeon – A New Book By D C Stansfield

(Picture above features Joseph Jameson mentioned here: D C Stansfield has completed his first ever book – and, what’s this!? HE’S BEEN PUBLISHED! On the new form of ‘book’, an … Continue reading

21/10/2012 · Leave a comment

Nesta Call for Artwork – Closes 26th November

Nesta is the UK’s innovation foundation. They help people and organisations bring ideas to life by providing investments and grants and mobilising research, networks and skills. Nesta are looking for … Continue reading

10/10/2012 · Leave a comment