Thursday, 29 July 2010

Creative Leicestershire Development Bursary Winners Announced

For what could the last and final time, Creative Leicestershire are pleased to announce the 28 creative businesses from Leicester(shire) & Rutland that have been awarded over £47,000 in total to help develop their businesses.
And the winners are:

Art Tracks - Mobile Creative Arts & Heritage Initiative from Braunstone

2B Productions - Community Performing Arts Organisation from Wanlip
Serenah Cole - Performance Poet from Glenfield
Liz Clark - Dance Artist from Loughborough
5or6 - Graphic Design Consultancy in Loughborough
Alice Little - Music Tutor from Thurmaston
Workshops with Liam - Creative Workshop Leader from Billesdon
Creative Hinckley - Arts and Creative Industries Collective from Hinckley
Coldfire Design - Graphic Design Agency from Leicester
Duck in a Bucket Designs - Jewellery Designer working with glass from Leicester
Kate Unwin - Set & Costume Designer in Leicester
Amy Brammall - Commercial Photographer in Leicester
Centre for Indian Classical Dance - Asian Dance Organisation based in Leicester
Dan Morley - Graphic Artist from Leicester
Created and Felted Handmade Bags - Bag Designer working in felt from Leicester
Leicester Community Music Project - Community Music Project in Leicester
Steve & Jo Photography - Photography Business in Leicester
Mellow Baku - Vocalist from Leicester
Mio Destino: Di Murini - Mastectomy Lingerie Designer in Leicester
David Towers - Furniture Designer from Leicester
Aakash Odedra Dance - Asian Dance Artist from Leicester
Speakeasy Theatre Company - Theatre Education Company in Leicester
Diane Fawcett-Walker - Freelance Illustrator from Melton
Open Design & Communication - Graphic Design Company from Melton
Bee Happy Designs - Wedding Stationary Designer from Hugglescote
Kelly McRobie - Vintage inspired Textile Designer from Leicester
Jan Burridge - Studio Ceramicist from Oakham
Jenny Creasey - Porcelain Artist in Oakham

We have also awarded bursaries to two businesses from De Montfort Univeristy as part of the university's Business Venture Competition:

19grams - Graphic Design Company
Exposure Live - Live Performance Recording & Broadcasting

Image by Point Blank Photography -