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‘Creatives Club’ Taunton

‘Creatives Club’ Taunton

  Meets second Tuesday of the month at the CICCIC, Taunton 8 – 10 pm Creatives Club is an informal networking group that meets to provide a place where the local, but dispersed community of professional creative people can come together to share interests, bounce ideas around, spark off one another, create opportunities, increase exposure, explore collaborations and build ventures. The […]

By May 19, 2014 Read More →
Innovation Night – 3D Design & Software

Innovation Night – 3D Design & Software

As part of our Autumn season of innovation nights at the CICCIC in Taunton we are hosting a Pecha Kucha style, high octane, high entertainment presentation platform promoting recent innovations in 3D design such as ‘augmented reality’, online marketing, 3D mapping, product and service development and the ‘state of the art’ in 3D software. £10 includes refreshments. This […]

By November 11, 2013 Read More →
‘Drawing together’ The Big Draw

‘Drawing together’ The Big Draw

A drawing exhibition and drawing workshops in Taunton High Street.The ‘Drawing together’ event will start with an open drawing exhibition staged at the Creative Innovation Centre on 17th Oct. There will be family friendly ‘drawing together’ workshops and activities throughout the two weeks as well as two performances of artists drawing with their easels in Taunton […]

By September 23, 2013 Read More →
Taunton’s Youth Cafe Update (Cafe Encore)

Taunton’s Youth Cafe Update (Cafe Encore)

Friday 2nd August 14.00-16.00. An update for those interested in the developments of Taunton’s first and only youth cafe. All stakeholders welcome. In Detail We will be reviewing the plan for the youth cafe and providing an update on the developments and progress made in the short time we have been open. We hope that […]

By July 23, 2013 Read More →

Training & Workshops

New Business Development Drop in Surgery @ ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane

New Business Development Drop in Surgery @ ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane

Wednesdays 12.30 – 4.30pm Oct 15th and Oct 29th. Cost per person £5 per workshop (Normally £25 but £20 subsidised by Taunton Deane Borough Council for creative’s living in the borough of Taunton Deane – if you are outside this borough you may still attend but will have to pay full price). Max No: 15. BUSINESS […]

By June 24, 2014 Read More →
Summer Creative Activity Club for Young People – July 28th-Aug 30th

Summer Creative Activity Club for Young People – July 28th-Aug 30th

Do you want to do something which links to your interests, is exciting and creative this summer? Are you interested in Music, Performance, Arts and Design? If so we have just the programme for you this summer working with practising artist’s, designers, musicians and performers. Introduction The Creative Innovation Centre CIC (CICCIC) in the centre […]

By May 15, 2014 Read More →
Painting and Drawing  Art Workshops

Painting and Drawing Art Workshops

  Fridays 9.30 -12.30pm or 1-4pm .  Introduction These classes have been designed for individuals who wish to draw, paint and cultivate their creative skills, either for leisure or to update their professional practice. Each session is delivered by an experienced art tutor who will introduce the group to a variety of techniques and assorted […]

By February 5, 2014 Read More →
How to Sell Art & Creative Works Online

How to Sell Art & Creative Works Online

Overview: Every artist, musician or creative needs to make money and though exhibitions and the odd commission are one way to sell your work the internet is still the most useful and money making resource available to any artist but there is one problem…many do not use this effectively or understand how to optimise their […]

By October 8, 2013 Read More →

Shows, Exhibitions & Events

Peter Lazare Paintings and Pastels Exhibition

Peter Lazare Paintings and Pastels Exhibition

31 July – 28 August 2014. 9.30 – 12.30 Monday to Friday and Saturdays 10.00 – 1.00  The exhibition will feature paintings and pastels of swans and people. In Detail Describing his practice, Peter writes: “Swans - Since 2005 I have painted mostly swans. I draw them as they preen themselves, as they push upriver or rest on […]

By June 19, 2014 Read More →
Contemplative Spaces Exhibition

Contemplative Spaces Exhibition

26 June – 24 July 2014: 9.30 – 12.30 Mon – Sat. Preview Date: Wednesday 25 June 6 – 8 pm Introduction Pennie Elfick lives and works in the midst of the Somerset Moors.  In 2014 the worst floods for over 200 years descended upon the area, causing devastation of land, properties and heart ache for […]

By May 15, 2014 Read More →
Someone has to decorate the cave… Exhibition

Someone has to decorate the cave… Exhibition

Creations by Mr Tope and Mista Fig. 29th May – 18th June   9.30 – 12.30 pm Monday to Saturday. Private view: Thursday 29th May 6.30-8.30pm Introduction: An exhibition of work by ‘outsider’ artists ‘Mista Fig’ and Mr Tope. This is a stunning exhibition of sculpture and paintings created by two highly talented artists living in the […]

By January 21, 2014 Read More →
Sail On – Exhibition of Artist John Abraham

Sail On – Exhibition of Artist John Abraham

24 April – 22 May 2014. Open 9.30 – 12.30 Mon – Sat. Following the success of his debut exhibition ‘Sail Away’ at CICCIC in 2013, and a year which has taken him from strength to strength, John Abraham presents a new exhibition featuring a selection of his new work. The exhibition will include photographs by […]

By January 15, 2014 Read More →

Creative Workshops

Online Development and Marketing Master Class – ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane

Online Development and Marketing Master Class – ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane

Wednesdays 12.30 – 4.30pm Sept 24th and Nov 12th. Cost per person £25 per workshop (Normally £50 but £25 subsidised by Taunton Deane Borough Council for creative’s living in the borough of Taunton Deane – if you are outside this borough you may still attend but will have to pay full price). Max No: 15. Sept […]

By June 19, 2014 Read More →
‘Creatives Club’ Taunton

‘Creatives Club’ Taunton

  Meets second Tuesday of the month at the CICCIC, Taunton 8 – 10 pm Creatives Club is an informal networking group that meets to provide a place where the local, but dispersed community of professional creative people can come together to share interests, bounce ideas around, spark off one another, create opportunities, increase exposure, explore collaborations and build ventures. The […]

By May 19, 2014 Read More →
Painting and Drawing  Art Workshops

Painting and Drawing Art Workshops

  Fridays 9.30 -12.30pm or 1-4pm .  Introduction These classes have been designed for individuals who wish to draw, paint and cultivate their creative skills, either for leisure or to update their professional practice. Each session is delivered by an experienced art tutor who will introduce the group to a variety of techniques and assorted […]

By February 5, 2014 Read More →
Creative Writing for Marketing and Leisure

Creative Writing for Marketing and Leisure

Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 7:30pm – Eight Weeks from 21/05/14 to 16/07/14. Next programme of workshops starts in  May This is a series of interactive workshops to provide an introduction to the craft of writing for a variety of media (print, web, stage & screen) and applications (from copy writing to the novel each […]

By October 16, 2013 Read More →

Business Focus

Online Development and Marketing Master Class – ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane

Online Development and Marketing Master Class – ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane

Wednesdays 12.30 – 4.30pm Sept 24th and Nov 12th. Cost per person £25 per workshop (Normally £50 but £25 subsidised by Taunton Deane Borough Council for creative’s living in the borough of Taunton Deane – if you are outside this borough you may still attend but will have to pay full price). Max No: 15. Sept […]

By June 19, 2014 Read More →
Business Transformation Delivery (BTD) – Master Class

Business Transformation Delivery (BTD) – Master Class

Introduction: A Business Model Canvas (BMC) is a diagrammatic map of an organisation described in terms of key areas. The Business Transformation Delivery (BTD) master class follows on from the BMC master class and provides valuable analytical tools for highlighting and exposing the ways in which your business connects its operational and behavioural components. By […]

By May 15, 2014 Read More →
101 Marketing Ideas & Concepts Conference

101 Marketing Ideas & Concepts Conference

  Tuesday 20th May 2014. 9.00am – 4.30pm. £25pp includes refreshments and lunch. Introduction Marketing is always at the top of any business agenda but coming up with ideas and concepts can be a challenge, but not any more if you attend our 101 Marketing Ideas & Concepts conference. At just £25 per person this […]

By May 10, 2014 Read More →
Optimising Social Media

Optimising Social Media

A Master class delivered by Core Business Design. Overview Social media now plays a large role in the ranking of your website and though the likes of Google uses these social signals for this purpose what social media optimisation strategies can you use to benefit business? This mater class will help you do just that. […]

By May 8, 2014 Read More →

From Our Blog

Calling all Digital, Graphic, Traditional & Motion Artists & Photographers!

Calling all Digital, Graphic, Traditional & Motion Artists & Photographers!

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By July 3, 2014 Read More →
Creative Innovation Centre CIC (CICCIC) Story So Far v2

Creative Innovation Centre CIC (CICCIC) Story So Far v2

As well as supporting over 130 artists, 45 designers and 95 musicians, plus exhibiting over 400 paintings and sculptures in the past year; Creative Innovation Centre CIC (a non-profit Community Interest Company) with a strong mission to provide and unite enterprise, culture and community presents its 12 months on video. CICCIC is focused on creativity, innovation and business. […]

By June 30, 2014 Read More →
New Business Development Drop in Surgery @ ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane

New Business Development Drop in Surgery @ ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane

Wednesdays 12.30 – 4.30pm Oct 15th and Oct 29th. Cost per person £5 per workshop (Normally £25 but £20 subsidised by Taunton Deane Borough Council for creative’s living in the borough of Taunton Deane – if you are outside this borough you may still attend but will have to pay full price). Max No: 15. BUSINESS […]

By June 24, 2014 Read More →
Summer Creative Activity Club for Young People – July 28th-Aug 30th

Summer Creative Activity Club for Young People – July 28th-Aug 30th

Do you want to do something which links to your interests, is exciting and creative this summer? Are you interested in Music, Performance, Arts and Design? If so we have just the programme for you this summer working with practising artist’s, designers, musicians and performers. Introduction The Creative Innovation Centre CIC (CICCIC) in the centre […]

By May 15, 2014 Read More →

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The Louise Parker Quartet with Nina Simone Overtones

The Louise Parker Quartet with Nina Simone Overtones

17th July 2014  7.30-10pm. £7pp or £5 concession. Overview: Louise Parker has been singing professionally for 15 years, and has performed the length and breadth of Britain at jazz festivals, Glastonbury festival, theatres, and jazz clubs (including Pizza on the Park, and Pizza Express Dean Street). She was the last person to record with Humphrey […]

By July 6, 2014 Read More →
Kevin Figes Jazz Quartet – Saxes & Compositions

Kevin Figes Jazz Quartet – Saxes & Compositions

Thursday 26th June 2014. 7.30 – 10.30pm. £12 or £10 concession. Figes’ Quartet plays his own distinctive compositions and has performed all over the UK for many years to enthusiastic audiences. Three CDs have been released (“Circular Motion” (Edition), “Tables and Chairs” and “Hometime” (Pig)) to widespread critical acclaim and airplay. There is a striking level of […]

By June 12, 2014 Read More →
Trio Manouche – 3 Piece Gypsy Jazz Band featuring Charlie Hernshaw

Trio Manouche – 3 Piece Gypsy Jazz Band featuring Charlie Hernshaw

Thursday 9th Oct 7.00- 11:00pm. £10.00 or £8.00 concession if booked online or £10 on the door with £9 concession. Overview The last time Trio Manouche played at CICCIC we had a full house and standing ovations and now we have the pleasure or having them return for this autumn gig featuring the amazing Charlie Hernshaw. The […]

By June 12, 2014 Read More →
Vouchers for Business Strategy and Innovation

Vouchers for Business Strategy and Innovation

CICCIC directors are pleased to announce that their business development services for businesses who are: Digital, web, video and interactive Mobile and app Social media Digital Marketing …can now be funded via the vouchers for business via Creative England. This is a simple scheme designed to help you get the support you need to move […]

By April 30, 2014 Read More →