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Rye Here Rye Now – Lunch Edition February

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The Auditorium @ Peckham Levels

Peckham Town Centre Carpark

95A Rye Lane

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SE15 4ST

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Hello London creatives!

What: Come and join us for the third daytime event at Peckham Levels. Grab some lunch (available to purchase from the great food vendors at Peckham Levels), introduce yourself, exchange ideas or current briefs, and meet people to collaborate with. We have opened up the stage to local creatives that will be presenting their projects and recent work.

Creatives:

Nicola Brierley ~ Little Sister
Sara Shipley ~ Mae J's Cafe
Monique Tomlinson ~ Peckham Palms
Shannon Reed ~ Mockingbird Makes

When: February 28 at 13.00, The Auditorium, Level 5 Peckham Levels

How: Sign up for a free ticket to this event on this page.

Contact: Any questions? Email us on hello@ryehereryenow.com

About Rye Here Rye Now
Being part of the creative industries can mean being involved in a lot of exciting and fast-paced teamwork, but it can also mean working from home studios or hot desking in a different space each week, which can be a solitary affair. Rye Here Rye Now is a community born to bring graphic designers, illustrators, design thinkers, web designers, product designers, textile designers, designer-makers, photographers, filmmakers, artists and other creatives together, encouraging collaboration and creativity. Imagine what we can build as a group!
Founded by Miho Aishima and Kat Garner are both graphic designers living and working in South London.

Who: The host for this event is Lorraine Liyanage. She is a classical musician based in South London.


Nicola Brierley ~ Little Sister
Proud Peckhamite Nicola Brierley is the owner of Little Sister a small vintage clothing boutique in Rye Lane’s Holdrons Arcade.A West London girl, Nicola worked as a TV news camerawoman before moving south of the river & becoming a mother of 3. Nicola has been in the vintage clothing business for 15 years, finding & selling beautiful pieces for her female & male customers.Initially trading online, Little Sister opened its doors 2 years ago in the heart of Peckham. The shop provides an individual service online lacked a personal touch connecting with customers face to face.

Sara Shipley ~ Mae J's Cafe

Inspired by her travels to New Orleans Sara launched a new pop up bar concept called Sister Slush. Sister Slush appeared at various locations around London.

In 2017 she collaborated with her friend Numra and opened a pop up bar and restaurant project in Hackney called Empress Market.

After being approached about working on a project called Peckham Palms Sara fell in love with the concept and was eventually appointed Director of Hospitality. This lead to her founding Mae J's Cafe, the Palms cafe/bar named after the first black woman in space.

Monique Tomlinson ~ Peckham Palms

Monique has worked in the field of business development, and community and education support, for many years. She has worked with London Borough councils, Housing Associations, and with the private sector engaging with communities on better business practice and business start-ups.After working on projects like Co-pop at Pop Brixton, Lambeth Country Show, and Peckham Rye Station development, Monique was appointed general manager of Peckham Palms in January 2018.

Shannon Reed ~ Mockingbird Makes

Shannon Reed lives in East Dulwich, is the owner of Mockingbird Makes and speaks on Creativity for Wellness with over 15 years experience in creative innovation and personal development. She is also trained in Neuro-Linguistic Programming and Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction, and is a mum of two boys. Her passion is re-connecting people with their outsourced creativity so creates mostly bespoke items designed by her customers. She also teaches crochet, knitting and pompom making and offers unicorn decorating and pompom making parties. Her whimsical crochet cactus and key rings can be found in Pearspring Shop on Lordship Lane, SE22.



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