Today’s interview features screenprinter, Lusungu Chikamata, founder of Creativity and Noise. It’s a great story of persistence and resourcefulness – I think sometimes we think everything has to be perfect before we can begin when actually, just getting started gets you to perfection faster! Find out how Lusungu learned a brand new skill and launched a creative enterprise, all alongside his day job.
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The Renegade Craft Fair London is 3 days away and Lusungu and I have been busy getting our ‘Fly South For Winter’ collection ready! It’s inspired by our motherland love and a yearning for the tropics in these wintry times. All the designs are hand-drawn by me and then hand screen printed by Lusungu (aka Creativity and Noise).
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Some of you will remember the TV show from when we were growing up – that's not the Renegade that I'm talking about! I'm talking about The Renegade Craft Fair – a curated indie-craft marketplace showcasing the brightest talents in contemporary craft and design.
Renegade returns to London, Saturday 22 + Sunday 23, November, from 11am – 6pm, at the Old Truman Brewery, located at 91 Brick Lane, E1 6QL, London, UK.
I'm really excited to be joining over 100 select makers. I spent pretty much all of the past weekend working on creations for the fair.
I'm collaborating with Lusungu (Creativity and Noise) again and we're bringing you a collection of screenprinted goods including t-shirts, bags, greeting cards, notebooks, art prints and more. Our theme: "Fly South for Winter".
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I've been collaborating with Manchester-based screenprinter, Creativity And Noise, for a while now and I'm excited about sharing with you some new pics from the Afri-CAN line. For more pics, check out Creativity And Noise on Tumblr and Facebook. You can buy tees here. Insider tip: I've seen some new designs, new colour combos and new products in the making – they're hot and will be available to purchase soon – stay tuned!
By the way, Creativity And Noise is running a giveaway right now – more details here.