Carnival, Education with sparkle

WHO – we do it for

Schools, academies, colleges, home educators, artists, arts organisations, business, local communities, health and wellbeing organisations, housing trusts, parish, town and borough councils


Over the past 30 years Simon has worked regularly and extensively across schools and communities in Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire, and Somerset as well as nationally whether that is as a freelance artist, in partnership with other fellow artists or as Festive Road.

He has managed and delivered creative activities for; South Bedfordshire Council, Corby Borough Council, Northampton Council, Milton Keynes Borough Council, Wellingborough Borough Council

Simon has also managed and delivered creative activities for organisations such as Adult Education-Milton Keynes, Bridgwater Carnival, Festive Road, Milton Keynes College, Milton Keynes Community Arts workshop Trust, Silbury Group of Artists, Welwyn & Hatfield Housing Community Trust and the Youth Service.

 And collaborated with national art organisations such as Carnival Network South, Creative Junction, Maracatudo Mafua, Kinetika Blocco, Emergency Exit Arts, The Mighty Creatives, The New Carnival Company, UKCCA and in 2007 travelled to Bei Jing, China with Kinetika’s project, Imagination Our Nation.

Simon Tipping’s work has been seen throughout the UK including; the International Festival Milton Keynes, London 2012 Olympics, The Mayor’s Thames Festival,  Nation Play Days (Milton Keynes & Welwyn Garden City), Luton International Carnival, Cowley Road Carnival, Southend Carnival, Northampton Carnival, Isle of Wight Carnivals, Northampton Diwali, Bedford’s River Festival, Clash of Drums (Milton Keynes).

And the rest of the World; Bangladesh, Lithuania, Sardinia as well as taking part in the internationally famous Trinidad and Rio de Janeiro Carnivals.

‘to name but a few’