FADD 2020 Online Exhibition

featured image by Alex Mitchell We’re going online for this years exhibition! From the 31st of July, the fun can be found across our accounts on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter (meaning you can view the exhibition from your preferred platform!)  We will be going live on Friday 31st at 6.30pm posting our Participant Portfolio web…

How It Felt: Craft Workshop for 2020 Online Exhibition

How It Felt: Craft Workshop for Online Exhibition 2020 Hello Everyone! How it felt (regular participants of FADD) have provided a special collaborative workshop for our Fun A Day Dundee 2020 Online Exhibition using the projects prompts that we shared as FADDCreatives during the Covid-19 lockdown. Before you get creative with the workshop, here’s a list…

Poetry: Sorcha Pringle – Exhibition Blog Post

Poetry: Sorcha Pringle – Exhibition Blog Post  We wanted to share the fun a bit further for our online exhibition, so we asked participant Sorcha Pringle to share some of her poetry for us today… January: a poetic anthology Traffic jams and nippy breeze Slow moving shoppers and blustery seas Arguments About who’s to pay…

Woolly Jones – Exhibition Blog Post

Woolly Jones – Exhibition Blog Post We wanted to share the fun a bit further for our online exhibition, so we asked participant; Rebecca Jones for an insight into her artwork… “As a Dundee-based artist, I always look forward to January to take part in Fun a Day Dundee (FADD). I’ve participated in the project…

Behind The Scenes: Fun A Day Dundee – Exhibition Blog Post

Behind The Scenes: Fun A Day Dundee – Exhibition Blog Post We wanted to share the fun a bit further for our online exhibition, so we are giving you all an insight into the workings on Fun A Day Dundee behind the scenes… A Wee History Sam Sherriff (sambaxterart), the coordinator of FADD, was a…

Ed Muirhead – Exhibition Blog Post

Ed Muirhead –  Exhibition Blog Post We wanted to share the fun a bit further for our online exhibition, so we asked our longest running participant; Ed Muirhead to entertain us & share his Fun A Day projects from over the years! This evening (Saturday 1st Aug) we’ll post a special video performance by Ed…

Activity Sheet: WhimSicAL LusH for 2020 Online Exhibition

Activity Sheet: WhimSicAL LusH for 2020 Online Exhibition We wanted to share the fun a bit further for our online exhibition, so we asked our regular participant; Suzanne Scott to create a collaborative activity sheet, so that our viewers of the exhibition can go away and get creative themselves! It’s a fun starting point, and…

Book Binding: Emma Fraser – Exhibition Blog Post

Book Binding: Emma Fraser – Exhibition Blog Post We wanted to share the fun a bit further for our online exhibition, so we asked participant; Emma to share more about her recycled book project. For Fun A Day in January, Emma created an illustrated book made from recycled paper ephemera that she collected over the…

Various Participants – Exhibition Blog Post

Various Participants Online Exhibition Blog Post Liam Palermo Kirsty Dalton Kirsty Baxter Katie Gammie/katiebirdie We wanted to share the fun a bit further for our online exhibition, so we asked the participants above for an insight into their fun a day projects and art practices… Liam Palermo “As a designer we are heavily inspired by…

Caroline Simpson – Exhibition Blog Post

Caroline Simpson – Online Exhibition Blog Post We wanted to share the fun a bit further for our online exhibition, so we asked FADD participant; Caroline Simpson to share some information on her ‘little acts of crochet kindness’ project from January this year… My Fun A Day project this year was called ‘Random Crochet Kindness’….