Independent fun!

Get creative with Independent Arts, brought to you while we are all socially isolating.

Arts and crafts

Music and song

Movement

Poetry

Story Time

Local History

Creative links

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… and don't forget to enter Independent Arts'

Jot creative writing competition

 

Arts and Crafts

Stunning and easy salt dough & pressed flower art with IA arts practitioner Polly Zanardi (10 minutes)

Try your hand at watercolour and string art with IA arts practitioner Trudie Wilson (18 minutes)

Make a fabulous photo frame with IA arts practitioner Polly Zanardi (10 minutes)

Music    

We'll Meet Again…

A sing and sign musical message from Ryde and Ventnor Independent Arts SingAbout leader Hanna Nixon.

31 March 2020

Music practitioner David Healy performs The Sick Note

Sing along with music practitioner Jess Ong

Join in with this music session with Jess (20 minutes)

Sing along with music practitioner Annie O'Bree

Join in with this music session with Annie (23 minutes)

Movement

IA DanceMakers practitioner Michelle with a 26-minute session for all abilities

IA DanceMakers practitioner Zarah with an 18-minute session for all abilities

IA DanceMakers practitioner Michelle with a 20-minute session for all abilities

IA DanceMakers practitioner Zarah with a three-minute warm-up for all abilities

Movement practitioner Fani with a 16-minute chair yoga session

The daily poem

For more of our daily poems visit Independent Arts' YouTube channel

Kerry reads Emily Dickinson's poem, An English Breeze

25 March 2020

Hannah reads Birthday Lights by Calef Brown

27 March 2020

 

Kerry reads My Catfish Friend by Richard Brautigan

30 March 2020

Hannah reads In Mouldy Land by Terry Jones

31 March 2020

Hannah reads A Lovely Love Story by Edward Monkton

2 April 2020

Hannah reads The Vulture by Hilaire Belloc

3 April 2020

Kerry reads I'll Tell You How the Sun Rose by Emily Dickinson

6 April 2020

Anthony Edge reads But Does it Rhyme?

7 April 2020

Kerry reads Digging by Seamus Heaney

Hannah reads Moggity Boggerty by Jason Watts

23 April 2020

Story Time

Hannah reads The Magic Porridge Pot

23 April 2020

Hannah reads The Skeleton Woman, an Inuit story

23 April 2020

Local history

Notable Newport 

26th March 2020

Hannah takes you through the notable folk of Newport, Isle of Wight, who will be part of our street art project. Meet Richard de Redvers, Isabella de Fortibus, Peter de Hayno, George Brannon, John Milne, Ellen Cantelo, Rev. Edgar Greenshield and Christabella Millgate.

 

 

Creative links

More creative online entertainment and resources during lockdown!

Creative links