BICYCLE BASKET BAZAAR, 9.8.14 Southside, Birmingham

Next week (Saturday 9th August) Eye Candy joins up with POD Projects to present the fabulousBicycle Basket Bazaar at Summer in Southside.

The Bicycle Basket Bazaar project, run by Trevor Pitt of POD Projects, involves a unique array of retailers each presenting their art and wares into bike-baskets, panniers and around their cycles: kind of like an art fair meets car boot sale, but more compact and kinder to the environment. In essence, BBB is a celebration of the bicycles, creativity and good cheer. Continue reading

Glug Birmingham: Midland Masters

Alex Fowkes - Sony Wall

Created in Birmingham, Inkygoodness & Glug present Glug Birmingham: Midland Masters – a series of talks by designers, illustrators and studios celebrating the creative talent of the Midlands.

For the first edition of Glug Birmingham a series of engaging, energetic and inspiring evening events of talks, live drawing, stalls & more will take place at Fazeley Studios in Digbeth. Continue reading

Birmingham Beer Bash, 24 – 26 July

BBB-20A change has been happening in Birmingham of late. Punters in the city are becoming less thirsty for a pint of generic larger and are branching out to a different tipple to quench their appetite. The craft beer revolution was a long time coming for Birmingham, but following on from the openings of The Post Office Vaults, Brewdog, Cherry Reds and Pure Bar & Kitchen in the last few years/months, the city centre is now awash with a newfound love for delicious, beer boundary-pushing tipples. Continue reading