Creative Futures Programme Day 21: Promotion

The final few days before Positive Summer Vibes are all about promotion, promotion, promotion.  Although we do have other tasks to get on with and certain factors that need seeing to, promotion is our main focus in a bid to make our event a success. We got a first look at our printed flyers and … Continue reading Creative Futures Programme Day 21: Promotion

Creative Futures Programme Day 15

As July 26th continues to draw nearer, we are putting all of the wheels in motion to ensure that our live music event will be a success.  Slowly but surely, all of the elements are beginning to fall into place as we work together to get the job done. We have now booked almost all … Continue reading Creative Futures Programme Day 15

Creative Futures Programme Day 6: Ableton

A fun, energetic vibe filled the Lives Not Knives unit as we were introduced to the software programme, Ableton, by Esa Williams.  Esa has been working with the software since 2005 and he also does one-to-one workshops in studios.  He says that Ableton "allows you to express yourself musically without being a musician". Ableton allows … Continue reading Creative Futures Programme Day 6: Ableton

Creative Futures Programme Day 3: Social Media and Digital Marketing

Discussions and debates were in full flair during day three of the creative programme with charity, Lives Not Knives, and Hip Hop artist, Rodney P.  Today's interactive workshop was on social media, which we are all familiar with as young people, but we were given an insight into how to use social media as a … Continue reading Creative Futures Programme Day 3: Social Media and Digital Marketing