Columns
10 years on Image

10 years on

July-August edition 2007
Read more >>

Away from the desk Image

Away from the desk

The little bent tree
Read more >>

Chamber update Image

Chamber update

This is a must-see event –
Read more >>

Councillor Profile Image

Councillor Profile

The making of a Lord Mayor
Read more >>

Docklander Image

Docklander

In a space for thoughts and adventures
Read more >>

Docklands Secrets Image

Docklands Secrets

Study in NewQuay for your degree in Lego
Read more >>

Fashion Image

Fashion

Top five street style trends
Read more >>

Good News Bill Image

Good News Bill

A journey through the past of Docklands
Read more >>

Health and Wellbeing Image

Health and Wellbeing

Vegetables - five a day, everyday
Read more >>

Letters Image

Letters

Letters to the editor - June 2017
Read more >>

New Businesses Image

New Businesses

Ear and Hearing & New Key
Read more >>

Owners Corporation Law Image

Owners Corporation Law

Breaking up is hard to do
Read more >>

Pets Corner Image

Pets Corner

Docklands News’s office dog
Read more >>

SkyPad Living Image

SkyPad Living

Sharing and taking in vertical villages
Read more >>

We Live Here Image

We Live Here

Short-stays: Let owners decide
Read more >>

What Women Want - With Abby Crawford Image

What Women Want - With Abby Crawford

You have to believe we are magic
Read more >>

Lunchbox sessions are back

29 Jun 2017

Library at The Dock’s beloved “lunchbox” sessions are back with visual ecologist Aviva Reed leading the monthly “Dock Eco” creative workshops for the next 12 months.

Ms Reed, an artist and a scientist, wants to help people explore ecology through art.

“The workshops can help people develop skills for understanding the environment and observe it through new lenses,” she said.

“I call it improving people’s eco-literacy. Ecology is about the interactions of different sciences and the workshops can help people visualise the invisible.”

Participants can gain insights into how to apply ecological knowledge into their everyday decision-making and put their ideas into illustrations.

Each workshop will involve a form of creative process, such as watercolour drawing, sketching and paper crafting.

The first session will take place from 12.30-1.30pm on July 4 at the library and will guide participants through “food webs” by looking at what is feeding the food cycle and illustrating relationships in nature.

The free lunchbox workshops will run on the first Tuesday of each month from July 2017 to June 2018.

Share on Facebook

Stay in touch with Docklands. Subscribe to FREE monthly e-Newspaper.

You must be registered with Docklands News to be able to post comments.
To register, please click here.

Docklands is Beautiful