Manchester Day Parade 2014

Creative Engagement, Parade artworks

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…


Tour de Tod Fantastical Cycle Parade 26th April 2014

Art bikes, Parade artworks

Bird & Fish Art bikes  created for The Tour de Tod Fantastical Cycle Parade as part of Festival Yorkshire celebrating the Tour de France.

Commissioned by Handmade Parade the mechanisms were designed by Richard Dawson the sculptures were designed and fabricated by Richard Dawson and Noah Rose.

The Bird was decorated by Andrew Kim and the Fish was decorated by Sue Walpole.