Author Archives: janifranck

About janifranck

Land Artist, educator, community builder, director of 'The Art House' in Southampton.

Summer fundraiser update!

Just a quick one to let you know what is going on at The Art House this weekend and update you on our fundraiser. I have done a quick Facebook live update on our page if you want to watch … Continue reading

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Summer Fundraiser – last week important announcement!

Hello 🙂 Jani here. I did a Facebook live update on our page a couple of hours to go with some exciting news…. thanks to a huge flood of donations yesterday totalling nearly £800, we are now only £806 away … Continue reading

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What’s on in September at The Art House

Download a printable calendar here Saturday 1 September Science Room 12 – 1.45pm, by donation Ethereal live in the cafe 1 – 3pm, free entry (donations welcome) Sunday 2 September Ash Ellis live in the cafe, 1 – 3pm, free entry (donations … Continue reading

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Bank Holiday fundraising update!

The Bank Holiday weekend was lovely here at The Art House with Southampton Pride on Saturday, two performances of Oddbox Theatre’s ‘Closer’, Life Drawing on Sunday and our special Bank Holiday fundraiser.  We livestreamed quite a bit of it on … Continue reading

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Did Ziggy get the shave?

We passed the halfway mark on Saturday evening thanks to a last minute £50 donation from one of our regulars 🙂 Here is the livestream on Facebook of the moment it happened – and Ziggy getting a head shave to celebrate! Having … Continue reading

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Is Ziggy going to have a close shave?

A last minute update as we are just a few hours away from our first fundraising gig tonight and our deadline to hit the halfway mark with Ziggy promising to let me shave her head if we do! We are … Continue reading

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Fundraising update!

Jani has just done a quick Facebook live video sharing how we are doing with our fundraiser 🙂

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Fundraising update and Ziggy is going bald!

We have put together a lovely summer fundraising programme of music, story and even a singing workshop for August, thanks to the generosity of our artist friends who have volunteered their time to come and play for us. I’ve put … Continue reading

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle but most of all: RESIST.

Jani here! I want to address the notion that we can stop climate change with small, consumer-based collective action. Now – I do take individual actions and always have, mainly because I’m white, able-bodied, in good health and middle class … Continue reading

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Summer Fundraising gigs programme

We are currently working towards our summer fundraising target of £10000 and some of our friends have offered to perform here to support us and add to the total!  Throughout August, ending on 1 September, we have a programme of … Continue reading

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