Speaking at Animexperience
Dougy is a highly respected, and award winning writer, film maker, and educator, who works primarily with schools and community groups to assist in the development of creativity and aspiration. He has an international reputation for producing thought provoking artistic and educational outcomes with groups from severely disaffected social and economic environments.
Dougy is the head of educational projects at Animex, and the creative director of a spoken word event called The Verb Garden, a nationally renowned poetry platform for local, national and international artists.
He has spoken around Europe, the Far East and the USA in relation to poetry and animation, and how they can act as both a stimuli and a stepping stone to further creative development, either in educational or vocational arenas.