Join Tec Hub For Special Introductory Rate
Digital and creative start-up businesses are being offered a special introductory rate to join Eastleigh’s Tec Hub. Since launching the renewed membership scheme, the Digital Arts Programme has signed up a number of exciting businesses ranging from web developers to weatherproof map makers. Based at Wessex House business centre in the heart of the town, Continue Reading »
Eastleigh Textile Artist Strikes Exciting Deal With Furniture Retailer
Eastleigh-based Textile Artist and Screen Printer Miesje Chafer has struck up an intriguing deal with furniture retailer Pelikan Online. Miesje had initially given some of her cushions to the Suffolk-based company, which largely works on re-upholstering mid-century Danish furniture, as a way to help present the furniture in photographs. After a few customers enquired about Continue Reading »
Winning Streak for Eastleigh Quilt-Maker
Eastleigh-based Textile Artist Jill Brennan has won first place in two categories at the National Quilt Championships, with another of her works being selected to take part in a juried exhibition around the country as part of the Quilter’s Guild’s Anne Tuck Prize.
SOAP – Join The Sorting Office Associate Package
Launched in April 2016, The Sorting Office Associate Package is a scheme that aims to reach out and provide support to a wider creative community outside of The Sorting Office’s walls.
SplashMaps launch European city ‘MapWraps’ with Lush
Tec Hub members SplashMaps have teamed up with multi-million-pound cosmetics brand Lush to help make city breaks in Europe a little more hassle-free.
Knitwear Designer to Pitch Her Business to Instagram Following Awards Shortlist
Knitwear designer and founder of Sprig Knitwear Antonia Sullivan will be pitching her business to a panel of industry experts from Instagram, Pinterest and Etsy, as part of the highly-regarded Mollie Makes Handmade Awards.
Costumier Creates Puppets to Aid in Age Conversations
Eastleigh-based Historical Costumier Helen McArdle has made a set of eight puppets to be used in inter-generational workshops aimed at bettering communication between young people and the elderly.
Train To Be A Heritage Guide
Exclusive behind-the-scenes trips to heritage sites and the opportunity to learn from top historians and academics are just a couple of the perks of training to be a local heritage guide. If you are interested in local history and heritage then this exciting opportunity could be for you. The Culture Unit of Eastleigh Borough Council, Continue Reading »
Hundreds Turn Out to Celebrate The Point’s 20th Birthday
Themed tablecloths, a stunning birthday cake and a bespoke memory room - The Point’s 20th Birthday Party was a celebration of two decades of contribution to the community through the arts, and many joined in on the fun.