Projects


In its eighteenth year conFAB will focus on three main projects and continue to publish conFAB Books. 

First Feet

Philippa Clarke continues her residency in the Young Parents Support Base to facilitate a sustained creative interaction with the young parents. Using arts as a tool to develop health attachments between parent and child.

Partners: Young Parents Support Base, Smithycroft Secondary School

Funded by: Children in Need

Scottish Youth Poetry Slam - Writing Group 

Young people from across Scotland are taking part in a year long digital writing group leading to the development of an album of their work.

For further info: https://www.facebook.com/sypslam/

Partners: Dyslexia Scotland, Scottish Book Trust, Scottish Poetry Library,  Stirling Council

Funded by: Creative Scotland

Scottish Youth Poetry Slam 2022

Young people from across the country will take part in poetry and performance workshops leading to the Scottish Youth Poetry Slam 2022. Where they will compete for the title of Scottish Youth Poetry Slam Masters 2022

For further info: https://www.facebook.com/sypslam/

Partners: Dyslexia Scotland, Scottish Book Trust, Scottish Poetry Library,  Stirling Council

Funded by: Creative Scotland

conFAB Books

The conFAB Books focuses on printing outputs from our projects: poetry/short story anthologies/comics etc. and a select number of publications relevant and inline with conFAB's work, values and creative processes.

Please see the events page for specific details of events.

Get In Touch!


To be informed of performances, publications, writing opportunities etc. please call or email

07811 394 058


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