Creative Practitioner Networks in Essex We’re developing an info bank of creative networks in Essex! One-to-One with Artist EVEWRIGHT We head down to High House Studios in Purfleet Essex to meet Artist EVEWRIGHT One-to-One with Shephali Frost This month we went spent some time with musician, poet and soundscape artist Shephali Frost In the Frame: Anna Soko Mudeka We caught up with our friend Anna Mudeka in Norfolk, to talk about the power and joy of storytelling. In the Frame: Dan Deller-Thompson We spent some quality time with Dan Deller-Thompson, illustrator, LGBTQ+ charity volunteer and Drag Artist. In the Frame: Lu Williams We meet Lu Williams, who makes work through the lens of queerness, neurodivergence and working classness. Meet Our Patrons: The Singh Twins Announcing new patrons: internationally renowned, contemporary British artists, The Singh Twins. In the Frame: Suman Gujral Suman is based at Pardon Mills Studio in Harlow, Essex, and we caught up with her at the recent open studios event. In the Frame: Sade Fadipe This article showcases the work of Sade Fadipe, a strong diverse voice in children’s literature. A Tribute to Jo Melville We are deeply saddened by the recent death of our good friend Jo Melville, a driving force in the celebration of diversity in Essex. ECDP Radio with Nita Jhummu Nita Jhummu is an a Essex based broadcaster who delivers our ECDP Radio programmes. Listen to all her interviews here.