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Stiltskin

Stiltskin are a multi-disciplinary arts company with over 30 years combined arts practice working within formal and informal educational contexts. Stiltskin pride themselves on delivering high quality projects and value the involvement of children, staff and parents directly in the imaginative and creative process, allowing shared ownership of the end product; be it a book, a play, a sculpture or playspace.

Stiltskin practitioners are professionally trained, hold Public Liability Insurance, Professional Indemnity Insurance, Enhanced CRB’s, First Aid Qualifications and can provide risk assessments for all activities.  

STILTSKIN AS FACILITATORS: Parade structures, banners, costumes and masks, land & environmental art, living willow sculptures, den building, tree celebration days, illustration & design, murals….

STILSKIN AS PERFORMERS: touring theatre, storytelling, issue based forum theatre, costumed period characters, street theatre, circus skills, parade, pageant, whole school happenings, the bizarre, weird and wonderful…. 

 Recent projects                                                                                                                                                                            

Plymouth’s Lord Mayor’s Day Parade 2009, 2010, 2011: Artistic Directors and lead artists

Plymouth’s Christmas Carnival 2008, 2009, 2010: Lead Artists

'Gogmagog – A Lost Legend Retold': Regional touring theatre show 2008 – Present

Giant’s Enchanted Garden: Complete redesign and creation of playground for imaginative play at Lipson Vale Primary 2010

Den Building Workshops: For The Real Ideas Organisation at various schools.

Grampound Carnival 2010: Parade Structures

Stonehouse Carnival 2010: Silk Banners & Bunting

Sidmouth Folk Festival 2010: Workshops & Performance

Art of the Community 2010: Scarecrow making, banners and masks as part of the Big Arts Festival 2010

Pre-school Storytelling 2010: Across 12 Pre-school settings in Plymstock

 
 
Above (left to right):
Keyham Art of the Community Parade: Multicultural Celebrations
Sleeping Giant: Sleeping Giant and orchard, from the Giant’s Enchanted Garden. Lipson Vale Primary School 2010
Isabella: “Off with their heads!!!” Period Costumed Characters 
Gogmagog returns: Re-creating the Gogmagog chalk figure on the Hoe, with St. Andrews C of E Primary School
Trojans: The Trojans are coming… Lipson Vale Primary/Stiltskin Production 2009 
Pick-up Art Project: Environmental themed performance about waste and recycling