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Bringing your lockdown creations to life

Be part of this special project, where we are bringing together your creations to form a virtual exhibition and publication.

What are we looking for?

  • Drawings
  • Paintings
  • Sculptures or crafts
  • Photography
  • Audio
  • Films
  • Short stories/creative writing pieces 

The subject matter can be a reflection of any aspect of life during lockdown. It could be discovering new hobbies or rediscovering old ones, reflections on finding new ways to communicate with loved ones, adapting to new circumstances, new conversations, new relationships or new thoughts. These can be captured/recorded in a photograph, a piece of writing, an audio recording or on film. It could be a photograph through glass of a loved one, filming yourself picking your first ever home-grown radishes, a drawing made of a family member, an audio story recorded for children, a poem or a song.

The limit on the amount of work that can be submitted in different media is:

Photographs: Up to 6 photographs

Writing: Up to 2000 words

Audio recordings: up to 2 mins recording time

Film: up to 2 mins recording time


How to send in your creations?

Submissions can be made by email to: and typing Art of Isolation in the subject line.

On Twitter by tagging @AgeUKLancashire and using #artofisolation

If you need to post your creations, then please contact us on 0300 303 1234

Watch the short video for more details on the project!

To read the full story behind this exciting new project click here.

We look forward to receiving your creations and turning them into a wonderful exhibition and publication.

We're here to help you stay well during isolation at home