Indie Quarter recently went along to the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair launch to speak to some of the designers taking part, including previous Indie Quarter contributors Ness Donnelly, Tone von Krogh and Hannah Nunn. There was an excellent turnout with plenty of smiling faces ready to tell us about what they do and how[.....]
Archive for the ‘Video’ Category
Who’s messier in the home, men or women?
In our house I’d say that we’re pretty evenly matched. We’re both untidy. But whereas I will readily admit to this, my husband still believes that I’m the only messy person in the house. So convinced is he of his own tidiness that I[.....]
Have you seen the new Lynx Excite ad? The one with the angels?
It’s very clever. At the beginning the location, the music and the angels’ clothes all point towards a high end couture or perfume product. It’s subtler and bit more ‘grown up’ than their usual adverts but incorporates[.....]
I love this time of year when all the Christmas ads come out. My number one favourite is the John Lewis ad. I think it’s a mixture of the song, the wintry / festive scenes and the sentiment. Oh and the little dog at the end . . . .
Liking the Littlewoods[.....]
Today sees the launch of Life in a Day, an attempt to capture one day on earth, on film. A sort of video time capsule. The director is Kevin Macdonald. The producer is Ridley Scott. The film maker could be you.
On 24 July you’re invited to capture a snippet of[.....]
It’s fascinating to watch an artist work. On Tuesday I went along to Manchester Craft and Design Centre to see Debbie Smyth installing her exhibition, Threadbare.
I was intrigued to find out how she creates her beautiful thread work and the processes she goes through. As you can probably imagine a lot of[.....]