30 Sep 2019 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2019-09-30 07:36:00

Welcome to the LV21Let's Take a Moment : A Walk for Reflect; Arts and Minds, Gravesend, Kent.produced through Thread and WordOctober 11th , 12th and 13th 3pm meet @LV21, an arts and performance venue on a Light Ship, moored  at St Andrew...

05 Jun 2019 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2019-06-05 04:29:00

Are You Listening, Elspeth - Billie-  Penfold 2019Are You Listening?A Soundscape produced by Thread and Word. Weaving together of sounds from our walk in Battersea Park on Sunday May 26th.Tracks :1. Trees Can Talk     Billie P...

29 May 2019 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2019-05-29 05:26:00

Are you Listening?A Video and a Photo diaryA walk in Battersea Park for the Chelsea FringeAs we take part in interventions on our route and listen  to poetry readings we knot handmade ropes as a record of the emotions we feel as we walk.These rope...

25 May 2019 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2019-05-25 15:19:00

'Contemporary Art and Ritual'An  Exhibition in The Crypt Gallery St PancrasMay 16th - May 21st 2019Photo courtesy Rikard OsterlundWith thanks to Caro WilliamsDeborah Burnstone for curating this exhibitionExhibiting artists, a pleasure to work with...

06 May 2019 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2019-05-06 05:11:00

'Listening' sketchbook drawing 'A Walk'  sketchbook drawing."Are You Listening? "A circular walk that will offer the opportunity for us to consider our relationship with the environment, through small site specific interventions, poetry readi...

24 Feb 2019 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2019-02-24 18:46:00

“Sumak Kawsay” * A photo diary with a few words about our walk for Terminalia.  VaraThis walk is now recorded through knotted ropes attached to a Vara. It's title: ‘Sumak Kawsay’.A Walk for Terminalia on Saturday February 23rd with Threa...

21 Feb 2019 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2019-02-21 08:52:00

A Walk for Terminalia with Thread and Word. 23/02/2019 (for more about this walk please see previous blog postings.)‘sumak kawsay’*This photo taken at Reculver , during a walk on Wednesday. A PlaylistWoody Guthrie - Waiting at the Gate : yout...

18 Feb 2019 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2019-02-18 18:08:00

A Walk for Terminalia with Thread and Word - Some context for our walk .This walk takes place February 23rd in Seasalter, on the Kent Coast.http://terminaliafestival.org you can check the festival out and find us under events.IntiAs I prepare for ...

09 Feb 2019 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2019-02-09 17:18:00

A walk for Terminalia with Thread and Word.On February 23rd in Seasalter, on the Kent Coast.http://terminaliafestival.org you can check the festival out and find us under events.By way of an explanation, we will be celebrating Terminalia with Thre...

04 Oct 2018 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2018-10-04 15:06:00

In The Winter Gardens, MargateA Walk with Shrines'The Hoarder'by Jess KiddHere a final blog on our authors. Last but by no means the least, we responded with offerings to Jess Kidd's  book  published in America as, 'Mr Flood's Last Resort, an...

03 Oct 2018 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2018-10-03 10:44:00

A Walk with ShrinesA photo Diary of Ofrendas made by artists/makers for 'Madonna of the Mountains' by Elise Valmorbida Photography by Anastasia MillerWork in progress Sharon RoweThe work made by Sharon Rowe was completed and is included in &n...

02 Oct 2018 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2018-10-02 11:55:00

 photography, with thanks, Anastasia MillerA Walk with Shrines with The Margate BookieA Walk with Shrines was part of Margate Festival 2018:Now, which was funded by Turner Contemporary, Dreamland and Kent County Council.'Ofrendas' made by artists/...

01 Oct 2018 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2018-10-01 07:25:00

A Walk with Shrines - Owen Lowery, Transitions PoetryHere images of four 'Ofrendas' made by artists/makers/authors in response to #OWLOWERY 's Transitions Poetry Margate Bookie.Our film 'Ofrendas' made with support from  Arts Counci...

23 Sep 2018 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2018-09-23 13:32:00

A  Filming day for  "Ofrendas" 'Ofrendas' is a short film which will be shown before  A Walk with Shrines at The Margate Bookie on Saturday September 29th at 10.30 a.m. at Turner Contemporary, as a part of The Margate Bookie.A Walk ...

28 Aug 2018 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2018-08-28 16:40:00

Pilgrimages, Shrines, Walking, Making Labyrinths and Story Telling.In her talk at the conference  Beyond The Pedestrian: Walking in Research, Theory, Practice and Performance in Liverpool on July 26th Professor Dee Heddon stated that we learn...

18 Aug 2018 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2018-08-18 06:06:00

Slow Looking - Exploring the relationship between weaving, threading, walking and the landscape .A long Walk to Nowhere, through Thread and Word part of the Whitstable Biennale Satellite programme 2018A visual reflection on a walk for the Whitstab...

17 Aug 2018 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2018-08-17 09:56:00

A Walk with Thread and Word for The Margate Bookie September 2018 An Invitation  This is a walk as pilgrimage creating shrines for the Margate Bookie September 2018 by Thread and Word. Led by Elspeth PenfoldDrawing inspiration from Dee H...