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by ravanwin
Thu Aug 10, 2017 9:03 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: 2017 volunteer guide - version 2 additions
Replies: 2
Views: 205

Re: 2017 volunteer guide - version 2 additions

haha -- classic!
by ravanwin
Tue Aug 08, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Lights is Nice
Replies: 1
Views: 181

Lights is Nice

hey guys, we did a little work on the lighting last night. the goal being to create a nice warm inviting space and bad lighting does the opposite of that. check it: https://goo.gl/photos/atz658LNFf1jPSZg8 Note: * all lights off, LED lights on, forest light on & candles on table. * the window on ...
by ravanwin
Tue Sep 23, 2014 4:46 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Craftivism and Edinburgh World Justice Festival
Replies: 17
Views: 5342

Re: Craftivism and Edinburgh World Justice Festival

serious? she'd got a fee that high? what was it? x
by ravanwin
Mon Sep 15, 2014 10:07 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Craftivism and Edinburgh World Justice Festival
Replies: 17
Views: 5342

Re: Craftivism and Edinburgh World Justice Festival

sorry i'm late to this. have you looked at:

http://craftivist-collective.com/all/po ... ure-laser/

could help put you in touch x
by ravanwin
Thu Sep 11, 2014 4:41 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Putting the DUM in Referendum - 18 19 September
Replies: 2
Views: 1672

Putting the DUM in Referendum - 18 19 September

Pals, so on the 18th from 8 - early we're going to set up a space to watch the results come in. Ideas for this referendum-a-thon very very welcome. On the 18th, I'll cruise down to cash adn carry to get lots of tea cakes, Carmel logs and anything else people say we should get. We'll go full on scot ...
by ravanwin
Sat Aug 30, 2014 7:55 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Cultural Boycott of Israel
Replies: 13
Views: 3116

Re: Cultural Boycott of Israel

can we - as a charity? should we as a collective?r x
by ravanwin
Tue Aug 05, 2014 4:53 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Cultural Boycott of Israel
Replies: 13
Views: 3116

Re: Cultural Boycott of Israel

Stevie spoke to him about playing. He said he would if we could raise funds. This is what I know. :) x
by ravanwin
Tue Aug 05, 2014 8:22 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Cultural Boycott of Israel
Replies: 13
Views: 3116

Re: Cultural Boycott of Israel

Withered Hand said he'd play if we set up some donations...
by ravanwin
Mon Aug 04, 2014 11:53 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Cultural Boycott of Israel
Replies: 13
Views: 3116

Cultural Boycott of Israel

Should Forest sign this as a cultural organisation?

I say yes - especially since it explicitly says that we will not engage with any artists or organisations funded directly by the government (meaning we can still work with independent israeli artists).

Please let us know what you think? ryan x
by ravanwin
Sun May 05, 2013 1:23 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Classic shoes
Replies: 16
Views: 6925

Re: Classic shoes

air jordans - kicks worth dying for.
by ravanwin
Tue Dec 04, 2012 9:38 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: FAO Events Team - Eclectic Mud
Replies: 11
Views: 5553

Re: FAO Events Team - Eclectic Mud

they sound great. it is a shame.
by ravanwin
Mon Nov 26, 2012 4:08 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: info on forest on somewhereto website
Replies: 1
Views: 1738

Re: info on forest on somewhereto website

seems good.
by ravanwin
Tue Nov 20, 2012 4:17 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Golden Hour Returns to Forest - need approval
Replies: 32
Views: 10157

Re: Golden Hour Returns to Forest - need approval

We'll play light amplified acoustic, I think. And no drums or anything.

Also, I don't wanna do it in st pauls etc. but thanks for thinking of those options.

x
by ravanwin
Mon Nov 19, 2012 2:49 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Golden Hour Returns to Forest - need approval
Replies: 32
Views: 10157

Re: Golden Hour Returns to Forest - need approval

If, for some impossible reason, we don't have enough staff. I will live out my dream of working / hosting simultaneously. I have managed this only once. I would relish the challenge but am optimistic it will not be required. x
by ravanwin
Sat Nov 17, 2012 7:25 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Golden Hour Returns to Forest - need approval
Replies: 32
Views: 10157

Golden Hour Returns to Forest - need approval

Hiya, I'd like to do a Christmas Golden Hour. It will be December. It will be the 16th. A Sunday. Ideally - the 16th and 17th will be days of golden fun. Old friends and new. I envision: A Dai / Dan bin raking contest / free shop. Save your money! A Mulled Wine day / FuckMarryKill Day And a lovely a...
by ravanwin
Mon Nov 12, 2012 8:04 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Diwali Night
Replies: 4
Views: 2495

Re: Diwali Night

nice!
by ravanwin
Sat Nov 03, 2012 1:15 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: This week I've been mostly listening to...
Replies: 216
Views: 162092

Re: This week I've been mostly listening to...

new neil, of course.

http://www.deezer.com/album/6010357

well played Swith.
by ravanwin
Fri Nov 02, 2012 9:43 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Events and Expenses and the Like
Replies: 2
Views: 2046

Events and Expenses and the Like

Hello All, Following some confusion, I thought it might be useful to pass on some new thoughts on events and expenses so that new folks understand how things have been done in the past. Should people feel that these ought to be changed, sure, why not? However, we should discuss any changes and alter...
by ravanwin
Wed Aug 08, 2012 9:38 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: new forest needs
Replies: 8
Views: 2569

new forest needs

about 6 floor lamps. if you have a spare one -- please bring it round? thanks always. xxx
by ravanwin
Sat Jun 09, 2012 8:43 am
Forum: Sound team
Topic: Sound Action Update!
Replies: 42
Views: 15761

Re: Sound Action Update!

so Third Door doesn't need our gear any more? seems sad to pull out just because ed is leaving. I'd not want to f anything up on those guys by putting good gear back in storage rather than letting them use it and I worry doing that may make us look petty. however, maybe they are super keen to get th...
by ravanwin
Wed Jun 06, 2012 3:36 pm
Forum: Sound team
Topic: Sound Action Update!
Replies: 42
Views: 15761

Re: Sound Action Update!

thanks Al, well spotted and sorted.
by ravanwin
Tue May 24, 2011 4:52 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Volunteer in Bosnia!!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 1110

Volunteer in Bosnia!!!!

Hi there -- Our Friends at Firefly are looking for awesome volunteers! Don't miss this great oppertunity. It really is fantastic. See below: We are looking for UK volunteers aged 18 - 30 to assist with arts, language, and music workshops in Brcko with Svitac (Firefly Bosnia) from mid June until the ...
by ravanwin
Mon Apr 11, 2011 9:07 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: It's True - The Shorts are Off!
Replies: 9
Views: 2628

Re: It's True - The Shorts are Off!

good luck ken!
by ravanwin
Tue Apr 05, 2011 6:50 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Forest Planning Meeting - New Date: Tuesday 19th
Replies: 14
Views: 4394

Re: Forest Planning Meeting Mon 18 April 6:30

can we not do a sunday? I guess a monday works. Chombee -- give a call if you want some help. x
by ravanwin
Thu Feb 10, 2011 11:35 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Who wants to go to Borneo
Replies: 0
Views: 935

Who wants to go to Borneo

Our friend Emily Ballou is involved in this project. In short: Go to Borneo for 5 months and work with orangutans and the number one orangutan conservationist and be in a 3D movie. No bad.
by ravanwin
Mon Feb 07, 2011 11:45 am
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: What has happened to the menus? Redesign options
Replies: 45
Views: 15134

Re: What has happened to the menus? Redesign options

not that I've been overly involved on this but --- a few minor things: can we please not have images of coffee cups or children on our menus. Very 'Favorit'. BUT I DO Love the idea of artwork from the community! That's great. I think Dan's right about 'starving artists' and I think the toned-down te...
by ravanwin
Sun Dec 19, 2010 6:37 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Experimental Music then onto FuelDiva party
Replies: 4
Views: 1086

Re: Experimental Music then onto FuelDiva party

massive shapes. nice one. all. x
r
by ravanwin
Wed Dec 08, 2010 12:08 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Drum Club- Forest Fundraiser-10th Dec
Replies: 3
Views: 1372

Re: Drum Club- Forest Fundraiser-10th Dec

good monkey. and good luck! x
by ravanwin
Tue Dec 07, 2010 8:14 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: forest publishing site
Replies: 2
Views: 1170

Re: forest publishing site

have passed on ... x
by ravanwin
Wed Nov 24, 2010 6:10 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: testify!
Replies: 19
Views: 6195

Re: testify!

from Caroline Murdoch I was first introduced to Forest in October 2009, when my friend Jo took me in and showed me around. My most memorable moment in Forest would have to be sitting with Jo, and her greyhound Blue in the cafe in October 2010, eating nachos. Blue stole the sofa, so I had to sit on a...
by ravanwin
Wed Nov 24, 2010 3:22 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: testify!
Replies: 19
Views: 6195

Re: testify!

From Will Golding: QUESTIONS: 1. How did you find out about, or first come to, the Forest? Before moving to Edinburgh practically everyone I knew from London and the South of the Island told me that I should go and hang out at the Forest when I got to Edinburgh. Thus I came on my first day here, sig...
by ravanwin
Wed Nov 24, 2010 2:34 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: testify!
Replies: 19
Views: 6195

Re: testify!

very good. want to ask robin to do something for the Guardian? That would help? Also, can we pilfer Billy's / ask him to update it. I think a lot of people will look at that page and so that would be a good place for the best ones.

the rest can go on our site.

x
r
by ravanwin
Mon Sep 27, 2010 2:38 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: from Blue Wednesday
Replies: 0
Views: 1089

from Blue Wednesday

came in on our myspace: I don't know if you guys check your MySpace emails but I don't have any other way of writing you a message. After 4 years of Blue Wednesday I decided I needed to seek other musical outlets and I've decided not to book future dates in the Events Diary. This has not been an eas...
by ravanwin
Fri Sep 17, 2010 4:57 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Young Writer's Conference
Replies: 0
Views: 1657

Young Writer's Conference

If you are / you know young writers between 14 and 17 then this might be a really interesting day for them. I'll be talking about how to blag life as a writer and other smarter / better looking people will be there. Like Francis Bickmore. It is only £5 and includes workshops, performance, talks and ...
by ravanwin
Thu Sep 16, 2010 11:40 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Call For Submissions!!! Please spread the word!
Replies: 0
Views: 1699

Call For Submissions!!! Please spread the word!

Yo all -- Check out the great new book Forest Publications is making!!!! We have opened Submissions for This Next One Goes Out To... (http://thisnextonegoesoutto.wordpress.com/) Forest Publications is publishing a book featuring short stories, poetry, biographical accounts, musical journalism, essay...
by ravanwin
Thu Sep 16, 2010 10:08 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: Zoetrope update, new submissions
Replies: 4
Views: 1592

Re: Zoetrope update, new submissions

this is very smart.
by ravanwin
Thu Sep 16, 2010 10:08 am
Forum: Workshops
Topic: Sunday letter writing club!
Replies: 3
Views: 2313

Re: Sunday letter writing club!

i want to eat her brains.
by ravanwin
Mon Sep 13, 2010 10:08 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Old Hat Books reading parties
Replies: 10
Views: 2520

Re: Old Hat Books reading parties

hey man -- I said I may be being paranoid.who knows what will happen. It is in my nature to say yes to as much as possible and I have no beef with old hat wanting to do stuff on wed. and it probably could feed in really well to what the gh does --- which is cool / awesome. all i worry about is creat...
by ravanwin
Mon Sep 13, 2010 9:57 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal for the front room
Replies: 14
Views: 2986

Re: Proposal for the front room

nice.
by ravanwin
Sun Sep 12, 2010 8:47 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: Proposal: Pigeonholes
Replies: 14
Views: 5345

Re: Proposal: Pigeonholes

well, we do need to reorganize these. but - also- it is important for people to have them. or - at least, i use mine. though it is full of JUNK.

rrrr
r
by ravanwin
Tue Sep 07, 2010 4:11 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Old Hat Books reading parties
Replies: 10
Views: 2520

Re: Old Hat Books reading parties

this is potentially super annoying for the golden hour crowd / performers which starts at 8. I'd prefer not. Further, I always think it is best to keep the lobby / hall bt as little known as possible as it encourages random wanderings --- thought -- on both accounts I may be being paranoid.
r
by ravanwin
Fri Sep 03, 2010 8:58 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: Who do I send tech stuff to?
Replies: 1
Views: 1712

Who do I send tech stuff to?

Hey - Am already planning the Gh for this month. It WILL be a very busy / big one. Firstly, we have the amazing novelist Michel Faber who is like, famous or something + 2 kind of elaborate bands so: * really need gear working * really need a SE there On Time / Early to set up * really want to send s...
by ravanwin
Fri Sep 03, 2010 7:37 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: A to Z
Replies: 3
Views: 867

Re: A to Z

thank god! the trifecta!
by ravanwin
Fri Sep 03, 2010 7:10 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: A to Z
Replies: 3
Views: 867

Re: A to Z

copsed!
by ravanwin
Tue Aug 31, 2010 3:31 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: Theatre Group Proposal
Replies: 2
Views: 2023

Re: Theatre Group Proposal

i like the idea but i'm not sure about the cost. i'd be willing to help support though - if we could come up with a good plan.
r
by ravanwin
Sun Aug 22, 2010 8:01 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: folks to jam with?
Replies: 2
Views: 2018

Re: folks to jam with?

you missed a great jazz gig at forest mr. pogo. will point people your way if i can. r
by ravanwin
Thu Aug 19, 2010 10:41 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: LOST: Bespoke leather bag.
Replies: 5
Views: 1166

Re: LOST: Bespoke leather bag.

great

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