Spring and Summer at Peshkar 2019

Spring and Summer at Peshkar 2019

The period after the Easter holiday is always an interesting one for us at Peshkar, as a lot of our time is spent reporting and gathering our thoughts after the Young Digitals Festival and Symposium. We also spend a lot of time at this point in the year finishing off...
Young Digitals Symposium 2019

Young Digitals Symposium 2019

Wednesday 1st May saw our second Young Digitals Symposium at Oldham Library Performance Space. This event was planned and hosted by students studying UAL Level 3 Games Design students at Oldham College who are have been working towards Arts Awards at Silver and Gold...
Oasis Animation Club

Oasis Animation Club

Since October 2018 we have been running an animation and film-making club at Oasis Academy, Oldham as part of their extra-curricular provision. The last few months have seen the young people work with Peshkar artists Lewis and Johnny to create short pieces of...
Macedonia – Here We Come!

Macedonia – Here We Come!

As I write this in our office here in Oldham, I am looking out of the window to a grey sky, it’s not quite raining yet but I have a feeling it might be fairly soon. This time in just two weeks I will be in the Macedonian city of Kumanovo; in similar weather but...
Silver & Gold at Oldham College

Silver & Gold at Oldham College

Following on from last years successful delivery as part of the Young Digitals Festival, this year we have returned to Oldham College. As a result, we are excited to continue our work with their Level Two Games Design students. Last year we successfully moderated 10...

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