Category Archive for: Events & Workshops

Community huddles together to bring warmth and comfort.

18 Jun 18

Community huddles together to bring warmth and comfort. After the success of last year’s “Think Outside the Square” knitting challenge, there was no doubt we would do it again this year, only this time we wanted to raise the bar a bit. We would run 2 Community Challenges that went hand in hand to help […]

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Mother and Daugher make Plastic Fantastic

18 Apr 18

Mother and Daughter make Plastic Fantastic. Jessica Melville is a Year 5 student at Trinity Primary School in Kemp’s Creek. She noticed her mother Melissa cutting up plastic bags and turning them into plarn (plastic yarn). She curiously asked her what she was doing. Melissa explained to her that she was participating in the Plastic […]

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Our Tight Knit Community

25 Jul 17

1 challenge, 6 weeks, 49 blankets and 1,842 squares! At the end of May 2017, Debbie O’Connor the CEO of our co-working space The Creative Fringe, sent out a challenge to the local Penrith community to “Think Outside the Square” for our knitting challenge. Participants simply had to knit a 20cm x 20cm square and donate […]

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“Pet friendly office raises funds for RSPCA”

30 Aug 16

“Pet friendly office raises funds for RSPCA” Pet friendly co-working office space, The Creative Fringe joined forces with Coreen Avenue Veterinary Clinic to raise funds for an organisation near and dear to them – the RSPCA. Pet lovers from around Penrith came together to eat cake, raise funds and pat a few furry friends. “We […]

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5 Ways Your Image Can Affect Your Success

2 Mar 16

5 ways your image can affect your success We all have the ability to create impact with the way we are presented. In a world where human contact is so quick, where opportunities are to be snubbed, where we get even hungrier for success – the way we dress can influence the perception the outside […]

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