Creative Kernow, based at Krowji, is the umbrella organisation for the following nine projects. Together we support the production, promotion and distribution of work by creative practitioners in Cornwall because we believe in creativity's transformative power and want more people to benefit from it.

Advisory Group

Advisory Group Members

Tim Smithies:

Director of Carn to Cove – Cornwall’s rural touring scheme and Managing Director of Metronome

Jane Sutherland:

Director of Creative Skills – visual arts & crafts

Marc Hadley:

Saxophonist, flautist & educator

Amanda Pickering:

Community musician, educator, promoter of the West African djembe tradition

Jane Montague:

Freelance Production Manager and Producer working in both the corporate and music industries

Phil Innes:

Musician, producer & composer for theatre & film

Rick Rogers:

Senior Lecturer in Music, Music Industry Champion, Department of Performance, Falmouth University

Ryan Jones:

Musician, composer, teacher, record producer and event coordinator

Antti Saario:

Head of Music, Academy of Music and Theatre Arts, Falmouth University

Miriam Venner:

Director of Cultural & Visitor Economy – the Cornwall College Group

Nick Webb:

Director of Barefeet Promotions – Publicity, Marketing, Event and Festival Management and Consultancy


Advisory Group Supporters

Andy Rance:

Youth Work Coordinator – Livewire Youth Music Project

Chris Knight:

International Trade Adviser – UK Trade & Investment South West

Gerry Gillard:

Musician, composer, educator

Morag Brooksbank:

Relationship Manager, Music – Arts Council England