featured YAY network events

SPRINGboard Sessions

Springboard sessions have been created to support artists and creatives in the havering, east london & edge of essex area to become more resilient in our changing economic climate.

all sessions are free to attend.


Project Construction

Wednesday 31 March

18:00 - 19:0 GMT

ONLINE


A whirlwind journey through the creation of a project. This workshop will guide you in considerations to make when forming a community art project. 

Why am I doing this? - being clear about your project's aims and objectives.

Who should your workshop be for? and

How to know where these people are?

How do I pay for this? What Funding is available for your idea

- where to look and who to ask

How do I make it happen?? - the big tick list of scary things to manage (H&S / Safeguarding / Insurance / Contracts & Money / Finding Space)

Booking Essential

SPRINGboard Sessions

Springboard sessions have been created to support artists and creatives in the havering, east london & edge of essex area to become more resilient in our changing economic climate.

all sessions are free to attend.


Navigating Freelance Work

Wednesday 24 March

13:00 - 14:00 GMT

ONLINE


International artist Bobby Sayers has lived and worked in several different countries persuing his contemporary art practice. In this session he will be sharing his experiences of working as a freelance artist. Working in multiple jobs to ensure income whilst not letting your practice suffer.


Booking Essential

Monthly Meet Up

APRIL

Due to covid-19 government social distancing guidelines - we have decided to give 'online' a go!


This means that we can have unlimited participants, save the ££'s on travel and keep warm in our pj's at home!


Wednesday 21 April

18:00 - 19:30

ONLINE


This month we will be talking about upcoming selling opportunities and in-person plans for being out of lockdown!

Booking Essential

Romford Market Sale!

APRIL

Thanks to the support of London Community Response Fund, members of the YAYmates network will be selling thier work every third Thursday of the month in Romford Market.


Join us between 9am - 4pm to

#shoplocal


Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th April

09:00 - 16:00

Romford Market

'Aldi End'


See you there!


Local cultural events

HORRHIFFIC

A new Horror Film Festival coming to Romford. Created by the Romford Film Festival Team, The Romford Horror festival promises to be truely Horrific!


5/6th June 2021

10am - 10pm

Weekend pass £30.00


Premiere Cinema, Romford RM1 3EE


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Romford Film Festival

Returning for its 5th year, The Romford Film Festival shows over 120 independently made, international films over 6 Days. Selections by a local team and over 400 submissions make this festival full of quality finds and intrigue.


24 - 28 June 2021

10am - 10pm

Full Festival Pass £50.00


Premiere Cinema, Romford RM1 3EE


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Illusionarium

A town light and illusion trail of co-created and inspired artworks. There will be an array of events and activities to get incolved with accross the borough, along with a family activity trail map to help you explore the artworks in location.


Coming Soon!


October 2021


Romford Town Centre


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Compose Symposium

A symposium about the benefits of a creative education. Sign up to learn more about how a creative career isnt a risky job prospect but an education of unlimited choices!


Zoom


April 7th 2021

6pm - 8pm


Aimed at students in Havering 14 - 19.


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