Having first trained in fine art and printmaking, Judy turned to community arts in 2003 encouraging ‘creativity with a purpose’ in many settings. Judy has gained a wide experience of making large scale puppets and lanterns, running workshops, project planning, fundraising & organizing events, including parades involving up to 3500 people. Judy’s most recent project is ‘Bradford Belles’, a performance group for older women countering an accepted view of older women through humour and street performance.
Katie has always had a heart for beauty and community. She first studied sculpture at art college then later gained a professional community worker qualification and job in estates in Bradford. She has many years of experience delivering workshops and visual art projects in both the UK and abroad and loves to make things. She believes in the inherent creativity in everyone and sees the arts as key to building understanding and collaboration between people.