Fun, social programs and projects in which everyone, regardless of role, ability, age, background, can participate and be mutually inspired.
Each person has access to the same materials, techniques and colour palette – the same set of rules – creating a level playing field from which to connect and make art.
Activities always involve use of everyday coupled with quality art materials and media.
See the projects and programs I run below.
Level Playing Field
Level Playing Field is my innovative, inclusive and inspiring arts project celebrating self-expression and connection running since 2015, and based on my firm belief that we are all artists.
The project involves people of all abilities, ages and backgrounds having access to the same materials, techniques and colour palette (the same set of rules) to each create a unique, quality artwork.
All completed Level Playing Field artworks are then celebrated in a public gallery space.
Strutt Your Stuff
A fun, inclusive evening of fashion and creativity celebrating self-expression, individuality and the power of re-using and recycling.
Created by the community, for the community, and thanks to all the volunteers involved, a truly inclusive event.
Strutt Your Stuff demonstrates what can be achieved when we all work together.
Other programs and projects
Art for All Abilities
Span Community House
Mondays 10-2, Fridays 10-12 (during term time)
Facilitated fun and stimulating art-related activities using recycled materials and creativity in a variety of mediums, as well as enjoying regular excursions (for the Monday group). This group is for adults with an intellectual disability and those living with a mental illness.
Bookings essential – contact Span
Diversity in Art
Span Community House
A fun art-based program for the LGBTIQ+ community.
Running monthly on a Saturday morning between 10am and 12.
Make a Day
Tuesdays 11-3 (during term time) and except for every second Tuesday of the month when from 1-3
A fun, creative program with fortnightly excursions to see and experience art.
For people of all abilities who enjoy making and learning about art in the broadest sense of the word. This group is actively involved in exhibiting, leasing and selling their artworks. Have a look at the Make a Day facebook page to find out more.
Surrey Hills Neighbourhood Centre
Fridays 1.30-3.30 (during term time)
Vibrant art program for people with dementia.
To find out more contact SHNC
Wherever you want
Fun, facilitated social art-making sessions. Groups between 2 and 10 people, organised at private homes, community centres, businesses, wherever you like!
You provide the refreshments and I bring the materials and activity for a seriously fun creative session.
Contact me if interested.
Sheena is an excellent facilitator. Her strong belief that everyone is an artist provides a foundation in her classes that enables all participants - adults, young adults and children, with or without a disability - to feel accepted and empowered as an artist. This ability of Sheena's to make art accessible for everyone is rare.