Creatabot

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

Strand Pool Mural Workshops – 16th and 23rd June 2019 – Rainham Riverside Park

Join artist Natasha Steer in designing artwork and stencils for a new mural on the side of The Strand Pool, Gillingham, which will be situated in the Commodores Hard slipway … Continue reading

14/06/2019 · Leave a comment

Valuing Arts and Culture In Medway and Kent – 22nd February 2018 – Gillingham

Supported and funded by Medway Council’s Arts Development Team in partnership with Look Kloser Performing Arts Company.  A day of creative workshops by some of Medway and Kent’s best practice … Continue reading

01/02/2018 · Leave a comment

The Dismal Time Machine – Medway Fun Palace 2015 – How It Was Made and Why

The Medway Fun Palace took place on the 3rd of October at Nucleus Arts in Chatham. After a lot of thought about what I might be able to contribute, I … Continue reading

15/10/2015 · Leave a comment

Medway’s Creative Spaces

Medway is lucky enough to have multiple arts spaces that each have something unique to offer.

07/10/2014 · Leave a comment

Featured Creative: David Faltrego – Surreal Artist

I love surreal art, Dali is one of my favourite artists in fact. So when I discovered David Faltrego’s work at Medway Open Studios last year I was excited to find a … Continue reading

13/03/2013 · Leave a comment

Lucia N°03 – The Lamp Of Inspiration – By Natasha Steer

 They say everyone is creative. I believe everyone is born creative, but that if you let go of it, it is much harder to get back. Those who are non-creative … Continue reading

23/09/2012 · 1 Comment

Networking Vs Making Friends – By Natasha Steer

Networking can be quite a scary word to a lot of creatives, it evokes the thought of dressing up smartly and becoming someone they are not in order to secure … Continue reading

08/09/2012 · 4 Comments

No Bell Prize 2012 – 14th September – Rochester – Kent

Creatabot presents an evening of invention, ideas and science. Many of us have had a crazy concept for a gadget or some type of aid for life. Yes most of … Continue reading

12/08/2012 · 1 Comment

Jonathan Livingstone Seagull Inspired Art Exhibition – UCA Pop Up Gallery – Chatham – 14th to 28th July 2012

The UCA pop up gallery in Chatham has a new exhibition between the 14th and 28th of July. The exhibition is inspired by the book “Jonathan Livingstone Seagull” by Richard … Continue reading

11/07/2012 · 1 Comment

Putting the Spark Into Education

As we move into the future more engaging ways are needed to educate, support and inspire todays youth. Enter Sparky – a puppet from another planet. Originally created for the … Continue reading

23/05/2012 · Leave a comment

Review – Blackbird Blackbird – 15th May – Brighton

One man, one Macbook and one Akai controller. The sounds of Blackbird Blackbird leave you imagining a full team of sound engineers with various decks and controllers, but Blackbird Blackbird … Continue reading

16/05/2012 · Leave a comment

A Medway Vision 4 – Blues Misadventures

You probably think you know what blues music sounds like.  You’ve probably seen lots of bands in pubs with a blues-based sound.  You know the sort of thing, tribute acts; … Continue reading

06/05/2012 · 1 Comment

A Medway Vision 3 – Authentic Legend

Every now and then you hear of someone who should be more well-known than they are. Medway painter and poet Bill Lewis is one of them.  I’m not talking about … Continue reading

03/05/2012 · Leave a comment

A Road of Marvels – Talk by Philip Kane – 24th May 2012 – Chatham Library

Myth and folktales are the subject of a talk by Chatham-based author, poet and storyteller Philip Kane at Chatham Library on the 24th May. The talk entitled “A Road of … Continue reading

02/05/2012 · Leave a comment

Local Artists From The Past Exhibition – Strood Library – May to July 2012

Medway libraries in Kent are hosting an exhibition about forgotten artists of the Medway area during May and June. The exhibition covers the work of artists between 1850 and 1950 including … Continue reading

01/05/2012 · Leave a comment

Where to Find Creative Jobs and Commissions in the UK

Keep an eye out on the artist wanted section of Creatabot https://creatabot.co.uk/category/creative-artist-wanted/   Without a shadow of a doubt the jobs section on the arts council website should be your … Continue reading

01/05/2012 · Leave a comment

Californian Based “Blackbird Blackbird” To Play In Brighton – 15th May 2012

Blackbird Blackbird (formerly Bye Bye Blackbird) is the moniker/musical outlet of San Francisco, California guy Mikey Maramag. His reverb-laden musical collages tend to lean towards anthemic, inspirational, and dream-driven themes. … Continue reading

01/05/2012 · Leave a comment

Coventry and Warwickshire Society of Artists Celebrate Centenary Year

This year, Coventry and WarwickshireSociety of Artists (CWSA) will be celebrating the organisations one-hundredth anniversary.  Founded in February 1912, by the Mayor of Coventry, Colonel William Wyley, CWSA’s history has been studded … Continue reading

01/05/2012 · Leave a comment

A Medway Vision 2 – Spontaneous Soundscapes

Since my first article I have been absolutely overwhelmed by people recommending talented creative people to me, or people agreeing with me about the Medway independent scene.  It does indeed … Continue reading

01/05/2012 · Leave a comment

A Medway Vision: Words and Sounds

Let me explain myself. I’m an independent filmmaker living in Rochester. Over the course of, well, however long they allow me to write these articles, I’m going to highlight one … Continue reading

28/04/2012 · Leave a comment

Interview With Rebecca Crosbie – Photographer

If you know me well, you will know I love abandoned places, I love urban exploration and I love photography of anything linked with either. That is why I was … Continue reading

26/04/2012 · Leave a comment

Win an Illustration by Ben Cameron – Closing Date 7th May

Ben Cameron has a competition running to win his illustration “Bugsy Alone” drawn in black ink on 230gm acrylic paper. We think it is a lovely piece of art and … Continue reading

26/04/2012 · Leave a comment

Introducing a New Creatabot Contributor – Jack Bulmer – Game Designer

We like to include all types of creatives in Creatabot which is why we are really pleased to have Jack working with us. Jack is a game designer from Rainham … Continue reading

26/04/2012 · Leave a comment

Contemporary Art and Craft Fair – Henley on Thames – 22nd to 24th June 2012

The organisers of The Craft and Design Experience are once again staging their contemporary craft fair in June at The Henley Showground within the Hambleden Estate, near Henley on Thames.  … Continue reading

11/04/2012 · 1 Comment

Evolution Of Consciousness – Exhibition – 1st April to 31st May 2012 – Chatham

  The UCA gallery in Chatham is holding a collaborative exhibition that explores how if we want to survive as a species on this planet we desperately need to develop our … Continue reading

02/04/2012 · Leave a comment

Artistic Solutions – Exhibition – 28th May to 2nd June 2012 – Historic Dockyard Chatham

Artistic Solutions is an exciting showcase of artworks by University of  Kent Fine Art students in their final year of study. The debates brought to issue show that this is … Continue reading

29/03/2012 · Leave a comment

Celebrate Medway’s Creativity On 23rd June 2012

Medway is the centre of a flourishing creative community and on June 23rd the Nucleus arts centre in Chatham welcomes everyone to join them in the celebration of their 10th … Continue reading

29/03/2012 · Leave a comment

Weald Of Kent Craft Show – 5th to 7th May 2012

Held in the beautiful surrounds of Penshurst Place & Gardens, near Tonbridge, this inspiring show will offer some of the finest handmade crafts to spruce up your home and garden. … Continue reading

25/03/2012 · Leave a comment

Editors Look At “Craft Central Gets Hitched” – 22nd to 25th March 2012 – Central London’s Handmade Wedding Fair

Unlike your average wedding fair this little gem offers a look at the main elements you are going to need for your big day. Due to the exhibitors being craftsmen … Continue reading

22/03/2012 · Leave a comment

Talented groups of people wanted for Fuse Medway Festival 2012

Do you run a dance school, young people’s club, community group, gymnastics group, martial arts classes, drama classes, or play an instrument, just to name a few?

07/03/2012 · 1 Comment

Britain From The Air – Outdoor Photography Exhibition – Chatham – 31st March-18th June

As part of Medway’s Year of Celebration, Medway Council is hosting the Britain from the Air outdoor exhibition a stunning collection of more than 80 large scale images, by Britain’s … Continue reading

07/03/2012 · Leave a comment

Wightaway – Yarnstorming Bootcamp with Knit the City – October 2012 – Isle Of Wight

Knit the City & Wightaway bring you the UK’s First Ever Yarnstorming Bootcamp – a Fluffy Fest of Sneaky Stitching, Graffiti Knitting and Woolly Mayhem of a Crochet Kind in … Continue reading

04/03/2012 · Leave a comment

Craft Central Gets Hitched – 22nd to 25th March 2012 – Central London’s Handmade Wedding Fair

All you need to add a handmade touch to the big day. From the bride herself to guests looking for the ideal gift, there’s something for everyone… and, what’s more, … Continue reading

02/03/2012 · 3 Comments

Interview With Mark Young – Independent Filmmaker – Medway – Kent

Medway in Kent is fast becoming the centre of creativity. There are a number of creatives that both drive and support this ever-growing community and Mr Young is one of … Continue reading

28/02/2012 · 2 Comments

Wigmore Arts Weekend – 30th June to 1st July 2012 – Invitation To Exhibit Work – Kent

A community centre in Wigmore are holding a creatively-focused weekend and are inviting artistic individuals and groups to come along to exhibit and demonstrate their skills to the general public.

01/02/2012 · 1 Comment

Passing Reflections – Art Exhibition – February 10th to April 13th 2012 – Rochester

Passing reflections brings together works by textile artist Rosie James, ceramics and glass by Andrea Walsh and fused textiles in glass by Alison Lowry.

01/02/2012 · Leave a comment

An Interview With Tallulah Rendall

Not many artists today are able to put their whole creativity into their music, but I was given the chance to meet someone who has worked hard to be different.

21/01/2011 · Leave a comment