Fwd: Short Deadline - Call for Makers - Wish Upon a Star Arts Workshop and Tree Decorations

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Jackie Pease

Nov 23, 2021, 9:13:34 AM11/23/21
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Adele at Sola Arts has forwarded this email that may be of interest:

May be of interest for someone from DoES. It is a very short deadline of tomorrow though eek!

From: "Durney, Sean" <Sean....@liverpool.gov.uk>
Subject: Short Deadline - Call for Makers - Wish Upon a Star Arts Workshop and Tree Decorations
Date: 20 November 2021 at 14:21:44 GMT
To: Undisclosed recipients:;

All submissions to be sent to sarah...@liverpool.gov.uk
by Wed 24.11.21 with design, materials, costs, and examples of any previous similar work.
Wish Upon a Star Arts Workshop and Tree Decorations
Culture Liverpool require an artist/maker to design, create and deliver an arts workshop and tree decorations as part of the Christmas on County programme and the St George’s Hall Christmas Markets. The artist would be required to make tree decorations to be embellished by local schools in school and the public at an arts workshop prior to be being hung on the trees.
General Requirements:
The decorations and hanging accessories need to be lightweight, sustainable, weatherproof, easily stored and transported and reusable.
The design needs to be of a star.
The decorations need to be provided with all hanging accessories ready to be installed on the trees.
12no. trees at St George’s Hall are approx. 6’ tall and real.
1no. tree at County District is 20’ and artificial.
County District Requirements:
Arts workshop – the artist will deliver an arts workshop at St Mary’s Church Walton-on-the-Hill Christmas Fayre on Saturday 27.11.21. The arts workshop will enable families and public to decorate the stars with wishes for their families and the community. Thought should be given to the method of decoration, durability and sustainability. The embellished stars will need to then be strung ready for install on the County District tree.
All materials to be provided by the artist.
Arts workshop 27.11.21
Install is Wed 1.12.21. Artist will need to ensure delivery of the decorations to the installers on time.
Tree switch-on Thurs 2.12.21
Budget: £3K Max
St Georges Hall Christmas Markets Requirements:
Artist to provide 360no. stars (30no. stars per school – 12 schools total) to be decorated in school by pupils under guidance of teachers using readily accessible materials/pens (can be provided by artist). Artist to provide simple instructions for teachers to follow in class.
All stars to be brought with schools to St George’s Hall to decorate trees – to be arranged by Culture Liverpool.
All materials to be provided by artist.
Stars, instructions and any decorating materials to be distributed to schools by Friday 3.12.21.
Budget: £4900 Max
Sean Durney
Culture Liverpool
Cunard Building
Water Street
Liverpool L3 1AH
T: 0151 233 0184
M: 07921 284856


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