Weilin our PR and Social Media Manager

/ June 6, 2018

Hi, I’m Weilin and I’m Masters student at the University of Sheffield, and I am volunteering as one of Sheffield Carnival’s Marketing, PR and Social Media Managers. I am very proud to be part of a team that is working so hard to bring Carnival back to Sheffield. I think Carnival is such a great way to bring different communities together and I am very excited to be part of

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James, our PR and Social Media Manager

/ May 28, 2018

Hi everyone! I’m James and I’m 19 years old and living in Sheffield. I’m volunteering for the Sheffield Carnival as the Marketing, PR and Social Media Manager. As soon as I heard about the Sheffield Carnival 2018 I was instantly intrigued. So I was over the moon when I was told that I could take up this role as it’s a brilliant opportunity and probably one of the least boring

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Sheffield Carnival Official Launch 2018

/ April 13, 2018

On the 29th March the Supreme Origins held the official launch for the Sheffield Carnival of 2018, which was held at the Virgin Money Lounge Sheffield. Guests were welcomed by the backdrop of the familiar toe tapping sounds of Carnival music, with a beautiful array of colourful headpieces and costumes designed by amazing carnival costume designer Clary Salandy. The launch was attended by The Lord Mayor of Sheffield Councillor Anne

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Day 2 | Sheffield Carnival 2018 Costume Workshop

/ March 18, 2018

One of Sheffield’s very own artists Charlotte talks to Clary (Our Artistic Director) about her design concepts for the Children’s Costumes. Watch:  Day 2 | Sheffield Carnival 2018 Costume Masterclass Karen updates Clary on her design concepts. Watch: Day 2 | Karen updates Clary on her design concepts

Day 1 | Sheffield Carnival 2018 Costume Workshop

/ March 17, 2018

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6WFGOyzDaM8&w] Our Artistic Director Clary talks to local Sheffield artist Karen on her vision of our theme “Rise of the Phoenix” exploring materials, shapes, concepts and of course the children costume pieces being developed. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sa0y_GFrTak] Here’s Hughbon, High Esteem Carnival Designs from Leeds Carnival sharing two of his pieces being assembled here at the Costume Workshop. Can you see another concept of the artform? [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NY9UqBN5-Hg] We had

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Media Coverage @ Sheffield Carnival 2017

/ February 15, 2018

Sheffield Carnival was successfully launched at the Sheffield Fayre in Norfolk Heritage Park on Monday 28th August 2017. The Sheffield Fayre had its 16th successful year and we were so excited to be partnering with them to add a splash of Carnival. It was a fabulous day, the weather was kind to us and we had thousands of people turn up to support our event. The carnival was started with

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Tramlines Fringe Event

/ February 13, 2018

We are delighted to announce that we have been given the opportunity to organise a Tramlines fringe event. It will be a multicultural family day with a touch of carnival around the Wicker in Sheffield. It will be held on Sunday 24th July 2016 between 12pm – 8pm. There will be lots of exciting things to see and do. We’re planning to have music, food, dance acts, local rap artists,

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/ February 13, 2018



/ June 28, 2017

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Artists Needed

/ June 14, 2017

We need you! We are looking for volunteer artists to support the design and construction of carnival costumes and support the facilitation of carnival arts workshops/activities alongside our current team! Our theme this year is “Sheffield in Bloom”. We have lots of ideas for costumes but we would love to hear your interpretation of the theme. Whether you are a painter, sculptor, fashion designer or just crafty, please get in touch

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