Monthly Archives: May 2011

SOMEWHERETO

http://www.somewhereto.com/regions/scotland GREAT PROJECT! Advertisements

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NEXTERS links to ITS TIME TO NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN

http://www.itstimetoneighbourhoodplan.org.uk/contact_us.html and another link : ITS TIME TO THINK http://www.itstimetothink.org.uk/game.html

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THE BIG SOCIETY link to YOUR SQUARE MILE and Paul Twivy

Recent Research has enabled me to find this innovative initiative by Paul Twivy. YOUR SQUARE MILE – a project for community based activities which has just been awarded a grant of £830,000 ( EIGHT HUNDRED and THIRTY THOUSAND POUNDS ) by … Continue reading

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URBAN BANK :name for the proposed participatory co-design workshops

URBAN BANK IS WHERE PEOPLE INVEST THEIR TIME, IDEAS , THOUGHTS, COMMENTS AND PRACTICAL SKILLS
from which
PEOPLE gain INFORMATION BENEFITS, SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT, NEW EXPERIENCE, CONTRIBUTION ACTIVITY and
FEELING of MAKING A DIFFERENCE TO THEIR COMMUNITY OR TOWN. Continue reading

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MARY PORTAS and HIGH STREET INITIATIVES

high street regeneration Continue reading

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MINDFUL DESIGN PRACTICE – PRESENTATION

PRESENTATION Continue reading

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TRANSITIONAL SPACES – CO-DESIGN HUB WORKSHOPS

need to find a name to launch the BIG IDEA for establishing co-design hub workshops to enable participatory interaction to happen between stakeholder groups. KIRKCALDY is on the map ! Political victors in national elections proclaimed ……….. “KIRKCALDY IS MY KINDA TOWN” -A.Salmond – Friday … Continue reading

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transitional spaces – other links to projects in urban developments

URBAN ALCHEMIST This is an interesting presentation of the methods and tools developed for SHEFFIELD. The presentation methods are well designed and use a mix of drawing and photographic techniques to present their ideas and findings. It shows in a … Continue reading

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TUTORIAL FEEDBACK on TUESDAY 3 MAY 2011

Tutorial meetings with course advisers is always of great benefit to my design thinking. Presenting a clear definitive proposal for the MDes project is vital for successfully completing the MINDFUL DESIGN PRACTICE MODULE.  Today was a refocus of my design … Continue reading

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IDEAS for NEW WORKSHOPS to ENGAGE with STAKEHOLDERS

     

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