To all of you. story of mum needs mums like you. Thank you for your bravery, creativity and fun.
To the Penzance WILD mums' group, who helped us to devise and test the ideas here, made us laugh like drains, and produced such beautiful work, along with some of Hayle mums. Extra special thanks to Cheryl Macfarlane and Anna Murphy for running such fun sessions, and to Nick Harpley for building us this brilliant website. To Lesley and the mums, nans and great-grans of Hayle Day Care Centre, and Jo McIntosh and Amanda White, the artists who worked with them. To Gill and Jayne at Arts for Health, and Tamsin and Kirsty at Newlyn Art Gallery. And to Jack Morrison for his faith in the project from its very first conception, as well as Jane and Rose from Feast.
To our wonderful group of 'virtual testers' around the world, our international guinea pigs who helped us to build and test the website before it went public.
To our funders UnLtd 4ip and Feast. More information on these below:
The UnLtd 4iP scheme gives awards to help individuals from across the UK to turn their digital media project into a reality. UnLtd and 4iP have teamed up to help individuals develop early stage digital media ideas and prototypes. Together they will build the skills, capabilities and partnerships to turn prototypes into social businesses.
4iP is an innovation fund, created by Channel 4, to stimulate public service digital media across the UK. It supports great ideas for websites, games and mobile services which help people improve their lives. 4iP will share its expertise in digital media and UnLtd will provide dedicated support including training opportunities, mentoring and access to resources to help individuals develop their skills and their projects.
Feast is a programme that makes great art happen across Cornwall. FEAST’s ambition is to touch and inspire people and generate a whole new wave of creative activity in our communities. There are opportunities for audiences to enjoy events, but the focus is on bringing people together to take part in creative projects, and on animating local celebrations and cultural life.