The Threads That Bind Us Carriage. Working with the Foxes of the Fold and Bolton at Home to make cotton industry inspired carriage for Manchester Day Parade. The carriage will have giant spinning cotton reels, flag waving arms, a carousel and be bike towed and powered – if we manage to finish it in time…
Ongoing Project 2014
ReCyCle Rochdale is a creative engagement project commissioned by Rochdale Pioneers Museum to work with young people from the local community to create a cycle themed kinetic artwork to grace the exterior of the Rochdale Pioneers Museum throughout Summer 2014. The project will coincide with 2014 Tour De France taking place in Yorkshire in July and will explore and take inspiration from The Co-operation on wheels exhibition at Rochdale Pioneers Museum.
Commissioned by Handmade Parade the mechanisms were designed by Richard Dawson the sculptures were designed and fabricated by Richard Dawson and Noah Rose.
A creative engagement project working with young offenders to create an art bike parade coach for The Ashton Lantern Parade and a pantomime prop coach for the Cinderella touring production.
Full project details at Tatters to Treasure.