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May 2018

Precious Art and Craft Workshop

29/05/2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
ORT Gallery, 500-504 Moseley Rd
Birmingham, West Midlands B12 9AH United Kingdom
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Free (Booking Required)

Participatory Artists, Jane Thakoordin and Margaret Murray have worked in partnership with Brum YODO since its inception in 2016. Both artists are highly experienced in working with organisations, community groups and individuals both as artists and as mental health professionals and social workers. They combine over 50 years post qualifying experience to create and sustain creative relationships that produce artistic responses to issues. For 2018, Murray and Thakoordin will work in partnership with Ort Gallery responding to the photographic exhibition…

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February 2019

Creating Spaces Evening

01/02/2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Loco Lounge, Kings Heath, Birmingham, 32-34 High Street
Kings Heath, Birmingham B14 7JT United Kingdom
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Free

Join us to share how we can create space to talk about death and dying Want to run a Death Cafe? Do you have an idea for a death related storytelling or film evening? Let’s share how we can learn and support each with creating spaces to think and talk about death and dying. Hosted by BrumYODO member Sharon Hudson who also works for St Mary’s Hospice. This is a free event; no need to book, just drop in. Submit…

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May 2019

Funeral Study Day at The Coffin Works

10/05/2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Coffin Works, 13 - 15 Fleet Street
Birmingham, West Midlands B3 1JP United Kingdom
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£30 – £40

A day of talks aiming to bring academics, the funeral industry and the general public together to share knowledge about funerals. What better way for the Coffin Works to  to kick off their contributions to Dying Matters Week and A Matter of Life and Death Festival! A diverse programme includes curious tales from Arnos Vale Cemetery and talks on Victorian funerals, mourning for infants and children in Victorian times, epitaphs, excavating burial ground and the history of UK embalming. The…

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Be Prepared….planning a personal funeral

17/05/2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 pm
John Lewis Community Hub, Level Four, John Lewis, Grand Central
Birmingham, West Midlands B2 4AU United Kingdom
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Free

Have you ever thought about your own funeral? If you died tomorrow, what would your family and friends do for your funeral? As part of this (surprisingly) uplifting and practical workshop, we’ll explore ideas and possibilities with two local undertakers, take time to think about what you want for your funeral, and get some plans down on paper. Hosted by A Natural Undertaking, this workshop will talk and help you through some of the ideas and scenarios that are possible.

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Precious #2

17/05/2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
John Lewis Community Hub, Level Four, John Lewis, Grand Central
Birmingham, West Midlands B2 4AU United Kingdom
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Free

Join YODO resident artists Jane Thakoordin and Margaret Murray for a creative workshop taking precious and special objects and wrapping them in textile sarcophagi. All materials provided, please book a place here   

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