This Month We Are...
Stretch Digital in the Art Room
Story Telling at Initiatives of Change
Banning Books
Working with Penrose Charity
 
Current Project
STRETCH DIGITAL
STRETCH DIGITAL
After the success of the Stretch Story Box project and in direct response to an emerging need from the offending community we are luanching a new programme for the next 3 years with the aim of closing the 'digital divide' between prisoners and the rest of the community.
Digital story telling has been a real success and a really creative way to hear the true voice of the offending community. 
Nick Hardwick, HM Chief Inspector of Prisons, in the report Through the Gateway writes:

“We can’t go on with prisons in a pre-internet dark age: inefficient, wasteful and leaving prisoners woefully unprepared for the real world they will face on release. I have not met one prison professional who does not think drastic change is needed.”
From The Archives
STRETCH STORY BOX
STRETCH STORY BOX is an ongoing digital story telling project, inspired by the CDS that started with the Scottish Museum Service last year and has travelled to Norway and now is in the capable hands of NIACE who are funding our continued work.
Movie Vault
Our Team
Kay Goodridge

KAY GOODRIDGE
Kay Goodridge is a freelance photographer and artist who has worked with Stretch since 2005.
She has prioritised developing her own practice as a visual artist alongside her work as a community artist, teacher, organiser and facilitator, and has worked with a wide range of people. She is committed to the power of creativity to change lives and attitudes. http:// www.kaygoodridgephotographics.com

Greg McGee - Chair

GREG MCGEE - CHAIR
"Being exposed to great art and carefully harnessing the skills in producing ones own art is all part of living a rich and constantly improving life."

Results
Goodbye Stretch

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Gemma Woffinden leaves Stretch to take on a new post at the WY Playhouse. Gemma said  thank you to Carlotta for all her  support. Gemma feels she has learnt so much from working with so  many brilliant people during this year.

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Goodbye Stretch
Leeds

Praise for Stretch Artist - Chris Sherwin

"We are extremely proud of Simon and his achievements and also appreciate that this could not have been possible without your dedication hard work and commitment "

Praise for Stretch Artist - Chris Sherwin
Leeds

 
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