10th May 2012
Following a two day silk painting and batik master class with Ali Pretty (Kinetika) here at EEA’s ancestral home in Greenwich we have created dozens of beautiful flags and costumes for this year’s Newham Carnival.Thanks to all those who participated including artists from EEA’s team led by Natasha Cossey and Emma Garofalo and students from Central School of Speech and Drama and Rose Bruford College of Theatre and performance.
17th July 2010
Commissioned by Newham Council, EEA artists have been facilitating arts workshops with 13 schools and 5 youth and community groups in Newham to create costumes, dances and music for the carnival.
On the day EEA will lead the parade with its mechanical menagerie of gigantic creatures, including a 5 metre high Fire Bird, a giant turtle and a bejewelled egg through the streets of the borough in a colourful costume parade.
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