Picnicking Pigs in Hats

Over the last two weeks we’ve had two guest workshop leaders, Anna and Emily, lead workshops on drama and writing monologues, with fantastic results. Our Piglets and Saddlebacks each chose a hat to wear and then and were transformed into fashion designers, sailors, cowgirls, artists and even a Basque chef! Everyone really enjoyed writing in… read more »

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Getting ready to perform!

Well, despite a pretty soggy February, we’ve been having a great time at the writing sessions over the last few weeks. We had fun with limericks and silly rhymes last week and are now really excited about our guest workshop leader who will be visiting on 11th and 18th March to do some creative stuff… read more »

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Runaway pancakes and runaway blogs

Ho hum. I have accidentally deleted a post I wrote a couple of weeks ago, updating you on what we’ve been doing at Little Green Pig over the last few weeks. I even managed to delete a very nice comment from the mother of someone who comes to the sessions. Anyway, here is a brief… read more »

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Journeys

We had our first guest workshop leader at Little Green Pig today. Lucy and I handed over the pencils and paper to Andy, who leapt straight in the deep end and led the sessions on writing about journeys. The Piglets looked at an extract from  Tom’s Midnight Garden, and the Saddlebacks read an extract from The… read more »

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Little Green Pig has launched!

A lot has happened since the last post – we’ve been busy fundraising,  designing a logo and flyers, recruiting volunteers and  generally spreading the word about Little Green Pig. We had our first session at Brighton Youth Centre last Tuesday, where, despite the gales and rain, we had 9  children and young people turn up,… read more »

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