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Art Should Be Accessible To All

Using arts to promote
equality, equity and diversity

Enabling people to recognise their potential, develop their skills, and overcome obstacles that may hinder their progress.
Informal learning through experiences, exploration, and interactions with others is equally valuable in shaping individuals' knowledge, skills, and character.
Supportive relationships and communities create an environment where individuals can flourish, achieve their goals, and reach their full potential.

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We are here to encourage understanding, reduce isolation and develop experiences and opportunities between people from diverse backgrounds. Our goal is to create safe and accessible place where people can learn not only creative skills, but also life skills. Gain confidence and make long lasting friendships on the way.


We recognise that self-confidence is essential for personal development and success. Through our programs or activities, we create a supportive and nurturing environment where individuals can explore their talents, express themselves freely, and gain confidence in their abilities. We encourage individuals to step out of their comfort zones, take risks, and embrace their unique strengths.

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Gherkin Blue’s Ethos


Reduce waste

  • Extending lifespan
  • Minimising landfill

  • Energy savings
  • Donating and sharing


Convert into something new

  • Material conversion
  • Waste transformation
  • Raw material reduction
  • Waste management


Transform into something useful

  • Creative reuse
  • Giving new life
  • Meaningful reinvention
  • Resourceful creativity