Home Sweet Home booklet

Home Sweet Home booklet  Our ‘Home Sweet Home’ booklet is all about using innovative ways to create textile art, inspired by the concept of home, inviting this to be thought about in a constructive and hopeful way. This concept is made particularly pertinent by the COVID-19 pandemic, where home has been at the forefront of discussion. 

Easy Art booklet

Easy Art booklet  Our ‘Easy Art’ booklet is all about using innovative ways to create art with resources easily available at home, making creating art both engaging and accessible.   

Easing out of lockdown and supporting our communities

Easing out of lockdown and supporting our communities  Although lockdown measures due to COVID-19 (coronavirus) are no longer in place in Leeds, there’s still some government restrictions and guidelines on how we now navigate our day-to-day lives. It’s still vital to look after our mental wellbeing and maintain community spirit during this time. Thankfully, here at Space2 we’ve managed to …

Inspiration & Ideas booklet

Inspiration & Ideas booklet  As part of our ‘Life as a Masterpiece’ theme, our creative wellbeing packs included this bespoke art booklet by artist Tony Stephenson, aiming to engage and inspire young people. Take a look at the full digital edition below.

Orion summer activities

Orion summer activities   Check out our timetable of all the great activities that are still going on in and around East Leeds this summer! 

Unlocked 4

Unlocked 4 – test and trace edition Unlocked is the lockdown ‘zine for East Leeds – a small piece that’s big on information.  This is the Test and Trace edition, more affectionately introduced here by our own Tess & Trace; this follows our strategy of delivering essential information in a more relevant fashion for our readers in LS8 & LS9. …

Threading Tales continues at home

Threading Tales continues at home During the COVID-19 pandemic we are encouraging our participants and local people to design their own textile art, using bespoke resources from our Threading Tales packs. These contained thread, fabric, embellishments and other hand-picked resources, providing the means for our popular Threading Tales group to continue at home. These were packed by staff and volunteers …

Children’s postcards

Children’s postcard project During the COVID-19 pandemic we are encouraging local children to curate and distribute their own  postcards as part of our creative well-being packs. This aims to engage and inspire the children in our local community and aligns with Space 2’s values of collaborative artistic practice being available to all. These will be collected by Space 2’s project …

Our ongoing work during the pandemic

Our ongoing work during the pandemic Despite some relaxing of the lockdown rules, we are committed to continuing to ensure that the services we have provided and the work we have put in to help our local community during the pandemic continues. In partnership with The Old Fire Station and Zest, we have continued to distribute creative wellbeing packs. With …

Unlocked 3

Unlocked 3 – the humble potato issue! Unlocked is the lockdown ‘zine for East Leeds – a small piece that’s big on information.  This edition is fondly called the Spud edition. It has a message form a local GP, Helen Haywood and a focus on an East Leeds, David who attends some of Orion’s men’s groups and lives in a …