Write love to what you love…
If you’re interested in hosting a love lettering event or writing workshop, having Lindsay speak about community engagement, or collaborating with Lindsay, drop her a line!
The Love Lettering Project 2013:
June 2013: a 5-city UK tour (funded in part by the Canada Council for the Arts). Lindsay will be partnering with various British arts organizations and events in London, Bristol, Brighton, Nottingham and Liverpool.
June 17-21: London and Brighton, UK: A Good Week
Lindsay will be joining the ”global celebration of all the Good that happens in the world,” led by London-based social innovation and research agency, A Very Good Company.
June 23, 2013: Bristol, UK for Big Green Week
Lindsay will be partnering with Kilter Theatre with their theatrical letter-writing tour “The Last Post” that takes place in a Mobile Sorting Office Van. (More info here!)
June 25-27: Liverpool, UK
Lindsay will be partnering with the Mersey Maritime Museum.
June 28: Nottingham, UK: Lee Rosy’s
At Lee Rosy’s teashop, Lindsay will be getting folks from Nottingham to write their city love notes.
July 1, 2013: London, UK: Canada Day International in Trafalgar Square
Alongside a day-long street hockey tournament and incredible performances by Canadian musicians, write a love letter in London from 10:30am-6pm.
Additional 2013 engagements:
April 25, 2013: Lindsay was invited to Montreal to chat about The Love Lettering Project and urban subversion with the at University of the Streets Cafe, through Concordia University’s School of Extended Learning. More info here!
March 21, 2013: Lindsay was a guest speaker at the Material Culture course at the University of Toronto. More info here!
February 2013: Lindsay sent out 200 packages of the Love Lettering Project materials with everything needed to write a love letter to your city/community/neighbourhood. Mail! Love! Hidden notes! More information here!
The Love Lettering Project 2012:
The summer of 2012 saw nearly 1000 anonymous love letters written to Toronto. People from all over the city came by love lettering events, penned a love note to something they love about the city, slipped it into an airmail envelope, then left it for a stranger to stumble upon.
December 8, 2012: Keynote speaker at the University of Toronto’s Victoria College alumni event.
November 14, 2012: Talk about community engagement and public acts of art at the Toronto Public Library with Seen Reading’s Julie Wilson.
November 1, 2012: 250 love letters were delivered to London, England by Tourism Toronto.
October 30, 2012: Theatre Passe Muraille & “This Must Be the Place: The CN Tower Show” – a play that’s been deemed a love letter to Toronto…on stage. 16 Ryerson Ave. 6:30-7:30 & 9-9:30pm. [Read more about it here].
October 9, 2012: 250 love letters were delivered to Las Vegas by Tourism Toronto.
June 28, 2012: Write your most cycling-inspired love letter at Art Spin in Trinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto. 6-7pm. (Art Spin = a multi-disciplinary art crawl style bicycle tour of galleries and art performances) [Read more about it here]
Love, write, deliver…