FLOI – For The Love of It 2014

  • FLOI14 – Group photo!
    Thanks everyone! Particular thanks to St Peter’s School for their space, Dave Wilcox for for looking after us so well and Appetite for hosting us in Stoke
  • Busking Project and Keep Streets Alive
    Great presentation from Nick Broad of the Busking Project                       We meet Jonny of Keep Street Alive and ASAP! Stories of busking in Liverpool , York… and the nightmare, draconian new anti-busking laws in Camden, London.  
  • For The Love of It 2014 – the first group photo
    For The Love of It 2014. 28 folks in Stoke-on-Trent                      
  • FLOI’14 – starts tomorrow
    We’re off to Stoke on Trent, hosted by Appetite FLOI’14, led by Chris Squire of Impossible Arts and by NASA we are looking forward to meeting up with 41 people – artists, companies, producers – who have booked in so far. We’ll be posting on this page over the weekend

For the Love Of It 2014

FLOI 14 Blue sign

When? 6pm Friday 21st Feb – 3pm Sunday 23rd Feb 2014

Where? St Peters Academy, Fenton Manor, Fenton, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 2RR

Congregate Speculate Invigorate

NASA UK  AGM and general meeting

FLOI – weekend costs
including (not breakfast) main meals and snacks £33.

Go to the Booking Form now

Accommodation option
at nearby North Stafford Hotel
30 special discount rooms available until 28th Jan
Shared room : £22.50 per person per night
Single room : £40 per night
not including breakfast
£5 per person per night extra for full breakfast

Booking is by phone  only 0871 222 0100 (10p per minute)
Quote Discount code: APNS2102
and you might have to mention “Appetite Stoke” too.

(Top Tip for avoiding mobile phone extras – 0871 charges! Call the North Stafford Hotel directly on their landline telephone number 01782 744477 and ask to make a reservation, the nice lad or lady will put you through to the booking line and you should select option 2. I just tested the discount code and its all ready to go).

Hotel webpage here https://www.britanniahotels.com/hotels/stafford/

Lead a session on outdoor arts topic you’re passionate about – practical or theoretical, debate or presentation
Suggest a topic or theme to explore
Show a performance piece. Do you have a new performance / work-in-progress / extract you’d like to share? You can ask for as much feed-back as you like
Develop ideas for a show

We cook, eat and cater together so we need
4 x cooks – all food provided, but we need to prepare 4 main meals
8 x assistants – to help the food preparation
many hands to help clean / help set up / wash-up / fetch & carry

Go to the Booking Form now or email Chris Squire if you have any questions. Impossible Arts FLOI 14 page

appetite logo

For the Love Of It 2013 was great!

46 people attended (+ a few visitors). Food (thanks the chefs, especially Mary, Jeremy, Richard, Elenor and several others), workshops, discussions, presentations and a lovely wood-burner. Thanks to the College Project for hosting us – a special thanks to the Caretakers. See the Post FLOI’13 for photos and videos.  We came, We Saw, We Loved It.  Thanks Pete and Elenor at Pif-Paf and Chris at impossible arts for making it all happen again.





All video and photos in FLOI’13

For the Love Of It 2012 was great fun!

From 6pm on Friday 9th to 6pm on Sunday 11th March 2012

At the Lanternhouse, Ulverston

Thanks to the individuals and organisations that made it happen:

And thanks to the team at the Lanterhouse who made us welcome. In particular a big thanks to Bob who looked after us personally all weekend. Thanks Bob!