Race to the Runway – Cody Adams

RACE TO THE RUNWAY Cody Adams Interview Interviewed by Andrew Burton So cody first off tell me a little about yourself? I'm a spiritual creative and I like to incorporate lots of emotion and character into my designs using different textures and shapes to empower the...

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Race to the Runway – Abbie Knowlson

Race to the Runway Interview of Abbie Knowlson Written by Aaliyah Langton Race to the Runway is undeniably one of the most exciting events to grace Hull in this fabulous crazy year of 2016. I had the absolute pleasure of interviewing Abbie Knowlson one of the...

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Lewis Gregory – Crosses and Crowns

Lucy Hamilton BLANK Canvas MAG Crosses and Crowns Hull - Sentence on a page to a world wide stage. Lewis Gregory Managing Director speaks to Lucy about Life Dreams and future goals. What started out as an ambitious dream is now the hottest up and coming brand that...

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Race to the Runway – Niky lora Andreakos

Race to the Runway Niky-Lora Andreakos Interview Written and Interview by Andrew Burton Race to the Runway, a fashion extravaganza that will celebrate and explore the talent of eight emerging designers; one of which, on the bank holiday weekend 28th August of this...

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Race to the Runway – Jane Crook – Barcino

Designer Jane Crook RACE TO THE RUNWAY Written and interviewed by Anna Preston and Alexander Carr On August 28th Bespoke Boutiques will present Race to the Runway from the historic St. Mary’s Church, Lowgate, Kingston upon Hull. The event, designed to promote and...

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Race to the Runway – Ben Lamont – Lamont Boutique

Race to the Runway By Michael O'Reilly BLANK Canvas MAG Interview with Ben Lamont when did you first start getting into clothing design? That would be when i was 14 and started making my own Goth clothing. Is your work influenced by Goth and Alternative style? Yes...

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Race to the Runway – Steph Carr – Bespoke Savannah

RACE TO THE RUNWAY Steph Carr Bespoke Savannah Reporter - Ellysia Keddy So Steph you're in the running for Race to the Runway which is a crazy and fantastic opportunity. When did you realise you wanted to design clothing? A: if I'm honest I completely fell into...

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Nina Lauren Couture – Second Interview

Lucy Hamilton Lead Reporter BLANK Canvas MAG Kristina Lauren CEO Nina Lauren Couture (Dublin) The last time I spoke to Kristina was the 14th of March, to say she’s been busy since then would be a huge understatement. Since March Kristina has designed an entire summer...

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The Coffee Scrub Company Review

THE COFFEE SCRUB COMPANY REVIEW By our new writer - Aaliyah Langton The Coffee Scrub Co kindly sent me over their coffee scrub for me to try out. Over the past year or so I have seen many companies beginning to sell Coffee Scrubs; advertising on social media such as...

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A Furry Good Adventure

A FURRY GOOD ADVENTURE Writer - Michael O'Reilly Hull A Furry (and sometimes feathery or scaly) Good Adventure at St Mary’s. This week BB Launch Me came together with Hull and East Riding’s Animal Rescue Centre to hold an exhibition at St Mary’s Church in Lowgate,...

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Greasy Fingers Rock and Roll Barber Shop

Greasy Fingers Rock and Roll Barber Shop Writer - Steve Hampshire Hull UK PEOPLE OF HULL………..THIS IS A PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT WITH CLIP - PERS Today, if you take a stroll through Hull’s Old Town, amongst the solicitors, accountants, eateries and hostelries you...

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A Tribute to Madame Clapham

A Tribute to Madame Clapham : By Ellysia Keddy (Lead Fashion Writer, Interviewer and Blogger) & Mike Covell (Author, Writer and Historian) In the run up to the 2017 City of Culture year BLANK CANVAS magazine wanted to do something special to remember one of the...

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The Cramps – From Cradle to Grave

THE CRAMPS – FROM CRADLE TO GRAVE Steve Hampshire - writer Hull @Blank Canvas Mag Amidst the flickering neon glow and the pulsating images of late night US TV showing 1950’s horror ‘B’ movies the beginnings of a band, a sound and a style began to evolve in the heads...

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A walk around the Creative and Cultural Space

A WALK AROUND CREATIVE AND CULTURAL SPACE Article by Michael O'Reilly As Blank Canvas Arts Reporter it is only responsible that I find out as much about Hull’s art scene as I can. I couldn’t have found a better place to start than a Creative & Cultural Arts Space....

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Northern Soul Fashion from Necessity

Keeping the Northern Soul Theme trending!!! NORTHERN SOUL FASHION FROM NECESSITY Article by Steve Hampshire HULL UK For the thousands of teenagers who danced to the Northern Soul beat in the north of England in the 1970’s, keeping the faith was never a question of...

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