Ideas from the Attic

  • The Writers’ Block
  • April 20 - 22
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Ideas from the Attic
A festival of ideas, where they come from and how they are developed, inspired by director, designer, theatre maker, visionary and artistic director of Wildworks, Bill Mitchell.
Friday 20 April – Sunday 22 April
At The Writers’ Block, Merlin Building, Cornwall College, Trevenson Road, Redruth, TR15 3RD

An exhibition of Bill Mitchell’s landscape boxes, collage and sketchbooks from his extraordinary attic of ideas, the visions and curiosities of his imaginations.
Speakers, workshops, writing, making, Cornish publishers and a human conversation library.
A space to think, converse and create.

Friday 20 April
Skills Development Day
10.30 – 4pm
For writers, artists and theatre makers

Saturday 21 April
Open to the public
10.30 – 4pm

Cornish Publishers Day.
Celebrating the book as a vehicle for harnessing and sharing ideas and stories.

Exhibition of Bill Mitchell’s Boxes and Collage Books plus interactive activity.

Sunday 22nd April
The Creation Day
10.30 – 3pm
For writers, artists, theatre and film makers

Full festival details can be found at