Creatabot

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

Much Laughter Comedy Nights – Medway

Much Laughter specialises in Charity Comedy Nights, running monthly gigs to raise money for local charities and non-profit organisations. With new talent cropping up all the time, they also run … Continue reading

01/05/2018 · Leave a comment

Whitstable Biennale 2018 – Art Festival – 2nd to 10th June 2018

The 2018 Whitstable Biennale brings the most exciting experimental and emerging art to Whitstable, with live performances, film screenings, sound works, and the written word woven into the fabric of … Continue reading

01/05/2018 · Leave a comment

Paint The Town Festival – 14th to 18th March 2018 – Medway

Paint The Town Festival is back for Season 4, running from 14 -18 March 2018. The theatre and arts festival produced by Lyrici Arts in partnership with Battersea Arts Centre’s … Continue reading

05/03/2018 · Leave a 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

The UK’s First Road Safety Experience Uses Immersive Teaching To Save Lives

Last year I was invited to a Medway Dementia Action Alliance meeting at the new Kent Fire and Rescue Service building in Rochester, Kent. When I arrived I imagined we … Continue reading

14/03/2017 · 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

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

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

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

Escape Plan Live – Immersive Game At It’s Best – Chatham

A review of Medway’s immersive games that take place across 2 locations in Chatham.

30/06/2016 · Leave a comment

Creatabot Creative Workshops

Natasha Steer, the maker of Creatabot, runs various workshops in the community and specialises in designing bespoke creative workshops for all ages.

25/11/2015 · 1 Comment

Urban Expressions – New Street-based Arts Event – 27th-29th August 2015 – Chatham

Urban Expression is an exciting new event aimed at celebrating different forms of streetbased arts, activity and creativity in locations around Chatham. A variety of activities will be happening in different … Continue reading

09/08/2015 · Leave a comment

Medway Youth Service Summer Activities 2015

This summer Medway Youth Service will be offering a variety of activities from youth centres and parks across the area. Outdoor sessions are free and other sessions cost between 50p and … Continue reading

18/07/2015 · Leave a comment

Canterbury Anifest 2014 – Monday 27th October to Sunday 2nd November 2014

Japanese Animation Festival coming to Canterbury… Anifest is back and bigger than ever! This year it will be hosting a week of Japanese Animation, to include everything from Manga to … Continue reading

09/09/2014 · Leave a comment

BESPOKE – Designer and Maker Fair – Apply to Exhibit – Medway

  Bespoke is a new international designer and maker fair being launched in Chatham, Kent. The 2014 event is the pilot of this new event in Medway offering designers, makers … Continue reading

05/06/2014 · Leave a comment

TONE Festival: The UK’s First Festival Of Contemporary Sonic and Visual Arts – 20th to 22nd June 2014 – Medway

Venue: The Historic Dockyard, Fort Amherst, Gun Wharf, Sun Pier and LV21 PLUS MORE!  Dates: 20 – 22 June 2014. Pre-festival events from 9 June 2014 Price: £18 (£15 concs.) … 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

The Days When Gillingham Fraggle Rocked

I have always been a huge Jim Henson fan, my dream was to work at their Creature Studios in Camden, I was even offered work experience there whilst at college, … Continue reading

02/03/2014 · 1 Comment

New Gravesend Arts Project – Footfall – From March 2014

New Gravesend Arts Project – Footfall – From March 2014

26/02/2014 · Leave a comment

International Anti-Art School – Dr Sketchy’s – Comes To Medway

The Medway branch of Dr Sketchy’s will be opening it’s doors after the collaboration between 3 sassy ladies who decided that the area would definitely be a brighter and more … Continue reading

11/02/2014 · Leave a comment

Creepy Retro Gaming Night – 28th March 2014 – Chatham

NEW LOCATION! Retro’spect Kent and Creatabot present a classic night of retro computer gaming, with an additional creepy retro gaming Vault. Prepare for a nostalgic evening gaming on Atari, Amiga, … Continue reading

04/02/2014 · Leave a comment

Felt Making Classes at Sun Pier House – February to March 2014 – Chatham

Workshops led by Jenni Burrows; a practising textile artist and qualified Art teacher. The aim of the workshops is to introduce you to the art of felt making, and to … Continue reading

23/01/2014 · 1 Comment

Survived – Chatham Clinic – Open 19th May 2013

The clinic will be open in Chatham on May the 19th 2013. Book at http://www.survived.eventbrite.co.uk A unique theatre experience is taking place at Sun Pier House, Chatham, on the 19th … Continue reading

07/04/2013 · 3 Comments

What If? – Workshop By Philip Kane – 9th February 2013 – Strood

Have you ever thought what would have happened to Medway if Edward VIII hadn’t abdicated in 1930s? How would have history evolved? How would have lives and fortunes of local … Continue reading

16/01/2013 · Leave a comment

Creative Courses Being Offered For 2013 Through Canterbury Christ Church University

Canterbury Christ Church University is offering the opportunity to study interesting creative subjects across its universities in Kent. Various short courses taking place during 2013 include the subjects of music, … Continue reading

01/01/2013 · 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

‘Creativity, Productivity and Time Management’ by George Langridge

To me, using technology to boost my productivity is almost everything. I’ve spent almost two and a half years searching for a practical, cost free (or very cheap) method of managing … Continue reading

19/11/2012 · Leave a comment

Partition Crazy

Lately I’ve been juggling a huge amount of files, from scratch disks to films to documents. A friend suggested I partition my hard drive to accommodate for use on; OS X, … Continue reading

05/11/2012 · Leave a comment

Create Jewellery – Lincolnshire: Jewellery, Tiara, Shoe Crystalizing & Christmas Decoration Workshops

At Create Jewellery, we offer a large range of workshops in both Kent and Lincolnshire. As well as one-to-one classes, we run workshops which typically have a maximum class size … Continue reading

11/10/2012 · Leave a comment

A TALENTED PHOTOGRAPHER: HANNA – By George Langridge

If you can remember a while back I did an article about going out with a friend and -kind of- teaching her a little about photography and how to use … Continue reading

17/09/2012 · 1 Comment

Music Scenes: Time To Stop Complaining And Do Something About it!

Evening all! Today I’m veering away from label based shenanigans (love that word) for a personal post to talk about the scene. Now, for those of you that don’t know … Continue reading

28/08/2012 · 15 Comments

Devon in Bloom – By George Langridge

Devon In Bloom Last week I found myself in Devon, although a little overcast. This first picture is just a quirky shot that I took one evening in the car, … Continue reading

21/08/2012 · Leave a comment

XX:ART returns with Ed Sheeran’s tour support: Lester Clayton – 9th September 2012 – Chatham – Kent

After the success of previous XX:ART events, the organisers are bringing another brilliant line up to town on Sunday 9th September with Lester Clayton headlining the gig. Part political activist, … Continue reading

18/08/2012 · Leave a comment

Grandmaster Flash To Hit The Decks In Rochester – 9th November 2012

Hip-hop pioneer, Grandmaster Flash, is set to hit the decks in Rochester High Street on 9th November, at the Casino Rooms. The era-defining icon created the loop and cross-fade DJ … Continue reading

01/08/2012 · Leave a comment

Splashing In The Sea – By George Langridge

Last week I found myself in Menorca, well I say found, I mean went on a family holiday, where I spent ages taking photographs. Soaking Up The Sights I spent … Continue reading

30/07/2012 · Leave a comment

Craft Club – Strood Library – Kent

Strood library have a craft club that meets in the library on the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month, 1.30pm – 3.30pm. People bring along their own projects. Beginners, … Continue reading

30/07/2012 · Leave a comment

Crafty People Wanted For New Craft Market In Rochester

A new craft market is being planned for Rochester and the organisers – Craftybunch – are looking for people to sell their lovely creations there. Leigh from Craftybunch says “I … Continue reading

24/07/2012 · 2 Comments

Creatabot Conversations: Music – 25th July 2012 – Rochester

What turned out to be an invite to a few people to come to coFWD to see the space has turned into something much more interesting. There are now a … Continue reading

23/07/2012 · Leave a comment

Introducing A New Creatabot Contributor – Kael Braham

Another contributor, woo! And from a different creative angle again. Kael, from Kent, spends most of his creative time acting and making music so will be bringing this interest into … Continue reading

16/07/2012 · Leave a comment

Introducing Project 1440 – By Isobel Eats Fish

Isobel Eats Fish is the creative name for Vicky Partner. Based in Kent, Vicky is a photographer and poet who combines both talents to create a unique vision. Her project … Continue reading

12/07/2012 · 3 Comments