Photo: Ellie Green, Bex Massey
Phew! These updates just keep getting bigger, and the tea cups are getting busier and we are all so humbled by the amazing community that is really taking shape. More Ladyfest fundraisers coming up, DJ spots and exciting events! A big thank you to all who submitted their fabulous illustrations, articles, reviews, art work, recipes and patterns for the 2nd Issue of SIATC Zine. We will be compiling all of the submissions and beaver away to put together and awesome Zine which will be ready for release at our Female Folk Night on the 9th of July (more details below).
PLUS! Look out for more info about how to submit your artwork for consideration to be shown at the DIY WOMP/SIATC “Have Your Cake And Eat It” Art Party on the 21st of August@ The George Tavern. Details coming very soon…
Please visit our blog site to find out how to get involved in the collective and to find out the latest news. http://www.joinourteaparty.wordpress.com
**TOMORROW! Storytails & Storm in a Teacup present for Stoke Newington Literary Festival female writers read short stories. A fundraiser for Ladyfest ten! 5pm@ The Drop, below the Three Crowns Pub, Stoke Newington.
**Swallows & Amazons: Life Drawing Salons > 8th, 15th of June
The spectacular Swallows and Amazons Life drawing Salon continues through June and the next salon is this Tuesday 8th of June. Theme for this week: “WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE…”
Check out the Swallows & Amazons facebook group for photo gallery and latest news.
**Grrrl Night@ The George Tavern> Wednesday 7th of June. Free Barbecue, Free entry! Storm in a Teacup’s Elizabeth and the lovely Annette Barlow from The Girls Are..are DJing! Awesome female fronted bands.
**Zine Fest @ The Womens Library > Saturday 12th of June 11am-4pm. Storm in a Teacup, Ladyfest and Fat Quarter will be there selling our zines, come and visit us!
**Nowt As Queer As Folk #2 The Magpies Nest & Storm in a Teacup present gay folk acts for PRIDE Festival London. Wednesday 23rd of June @ Ten Gale Gallery, Bethnal Green.
Magpies Nest: http://www.themagpiesnest.co.uk/
Pride London: http://www.pridelondon.org/
**SIATC/Ladyfest Folk/Acoustic Night > 9th of July @ The Victoria, Mile End. Launch of Issue#2 SIATC Zine! Cake stall, art exhibition, storyteller and 5 amazing female acoustic acts for your pleasure!
**Bust Craftacular > Saturday 10th July @ York Hall, Bethnal Green 12pm-7pm. DJ sets from Storm in a Teacup’s Elizabeth Ann Martin, She Runs With Wolves/Ladyfest; Verity Flecknell (SIATC) & Annette Barlow (The Girls Are…) Ladyfest stall and more!
>COMING UP SIATC & LADYFEST!
>Swallows & Amazons: Salon 6 > 8th June
>Nowt As Queer As Folk SIATC/Magpies Nest/Pride > 23rd June
>Girl Germs/Ladyfest: Wetdog, Peepholes, DJs > 24th of June
>SIATC/Ladyfest Folk/Acoustic Night > 9th of July
>SIATC/DIY Womp Art/Music Party > Saturday 21st August—> More info on this, plus call for submissions//how to apply details coming very soon…..
> LADYFEST ‘So She Said‘: Spokenword fundraisers to be announced soon in collaboration with Sundown media, Wordplay and SIATC > August/September
>LADYFEST TEN Festival > 12th, 13th, 14th November 2010
>OTHERS NOT TO MISS!
>Zine Fest @ The Womens Library > 12th of June
>Bust Craftacular> 10th of July
>Pride Festival > 19th June – 3rd of July
Over and out,
Storm in a Teacup
Female Arts Collective