The Loop Project is constantly evolving, scroll down to see highlights of the things we have been up to since we started…

2015

July

lucy-birth-cardA new arrival! Baby Lucy joins the team 05-07-15.

Studio Mayfly – Leanne moves offices to the Old Station Building to start a new, more creative phase of work.

Welsh Grain Forum – Andy was involved in the creation of the Welsh Grain Forum – a community of growers, millers, bakers, maltsters, distillers, brewers, thatchers, researchers and friends who recognise the economic, environmental, nutritional and cultural benefits of developing a thriving national grain economy. Leanne and Andy also developed the group’s branding and website.

2013

August

Andy’ Bread moved to new premises – The Old Mill

cosy-barThe Old Mill opens. Leanne’s brother Michael and partner Tnisha escape London and the delights of Dalston and move to the hills of Wales to open this creative hub of merriment. Leanne designs the logo and promotional materials including event posters, she also has a dabble in the interior design of the place.

Llani Kitchens –  Leanne and Andy set up a network of local producers and shared use kitchen facilities in Llanidloes to allow people to start, or expand small food based enterprises. Funded by GLASU. Project included establishing links with a network of local kitchens, creation of promotional materials, branding and website.

2012

July

Spirit of Place – Poster for Willow Globe Theatre

Both Coed Rebel Rebel Pizzas – Leanne and Andy went into the woods to begin their pizza making adventures. Woodfired pizzas without an actual oven? No problem.

Odyssey – Poster for Willow Globe Theatre

March

Seed Swap the third annual seed swap, developing last two years seed swap day a new “Seed Bank” is launched – locally saved seeds kept in Great Oak Foods available year round to local growers.

2011

December

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Nantclyd – Egg Box. Leanne designed a logo for Nantclyd – organic egg producers based near Aberystwyth. The job also included asnazzy new design for an egg box.

June

Andy completed an MSc at the Centre of Alternative Technologies Graduate School of the Environment. His final thesis looked at local food production systems and whether Llanidloes “could feed itself”. His thesis is available to read, just drop us a message.

May

Great Oak Foods Shop Refurb – Leanne, working as a director of Great Oak Foods, coordinated a shop refurbishment.

March

TLP Presents – Bring and Barter. A gathering of Llani growers and crafters in which beautiful handmade products are exchanged.

January

TLP Presents – Food Inc. A showing of the film “Food Inc” and discussion.

2010

December

loaf-tote-bagLOAF reusable bag – Leanne designed a reusable organic cotton bag for artisan bakery “Loaf” of Birmingham.

August

1st ever Wyeside brochure. Leanne does a redesign for the Wyeside Cinema and Theatre brochures.

June

seed-savers-smlWe launch the Llanidloes Seed Swap – a yearly event for people to swap locally saved seeds as well as spare seeds.