The Loop Project is constantly evolving, scroll down to see highlights of the things we have been up to since we started…
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.
The 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.
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
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.
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.
Great Oak Foods Shop Refurb – Leanne, working as a director of Great Oak Foods, coordinated a shop refurbishment.
TLP Presents – Bring and Barter. A gathering of Llani growers and crafters in which beautiful handmade products are exchanged.
TLP Presents – Food Inc. A showing of the film “Food Inc” and discussion.
LOAF reusable bag – Leanne designed a reusable organic cotton bag for artisan bakery “Loaf” of Birmingham.
1st ever Wyeside brochure. Leanne does a redesign for the Wyeside Cinema and Theatre brochures.
We launch the Llanidloes Seed Swap – a yearly event for people to swap locally saved seeds as well as spare seeds.