I’ve taken on the clerkship of QAN, in order to relieve Linda Murgatroyd who has been the clerk for some years and who has also taken the lead on QAN’s hugely successful Loving Earth Project. At present, Linda and I are working together to ensure a smooth transition. I accepted the role just until our
Amanda attends QAN Committee Meetings regularly and is part of the Communications Group. She posts on Facebook on the QAN and LEP pages and in the QAN Facebook group, where you’ve probably seen her name popping up. In her childhood her late Mum inspired Amanda to be creative. From the early days of the 1980s
A series of workshops on Monday Mornings in the New Year to share concerns about the environment and explore how we can help , as we create textile panels for the Loving Earth Project . All welcome – see for more details see http:// http://quakerarts.net/event/loving-earth-stitch-and-chat-workshop/
We invite you to send us a poem inspired by one of the Loving Earth Project panels , which you can see at http://lovingearth-project.uk/test-gallery/ . Poems should be no longer the 20 lines long, and preferably shorter than 14 lines. We hope to include the poems submitted in future publications or events. Please send your
This beautiful poster featuring textile panels from the Loving Earth project and some simple Loving Earth queries, is now available on request in sizes A1 and A2. The project is helping people engage with the climate crisis and find actions they can take, inspired by love. A series of queries for personal reflection, textile art
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Some proposed minor amendments to QAN’s constitution will be put to the AGM on 8 May. Please take a look at this document in advance. It sets out the changes and why they are needed.
The Quaker Arts Network’s organised concert was broadcast on Zoom on Sunday 2 January. You can download the full event’s programme here. Part 1 Part 2
Happy New Year to you all. John Lampen organised a splendid online concert for us on Sunday 2nd January, starting at 7pm. A recording of the concert will be available here shortly. Meanwhile, the programme is now available on our events page, http://quakerarts.net/events/