March is a pretty exciting time – Women’s History Month, International Women’s Day and of course, it marks the first year anniversary of Aye Hen! It’s been a jam packed year of meeting and working with amazingly talented people and we can’t wait to continue our work long past this first birthday. To celebrate, we… Read More Women’s History Month in Glasgow
Glasgow’s LGBTQ+ scene may be smaller than its counterparts in London or Manchester, but it is playing host to the development of a uniquely creative, D.I.Y based kind of drag scene. Launched by few but now celebrated by many, the two main weekly shows that thrive in the city have been enjoying their first birthdays… Read More Ready To Suck Harder?
Ladyboss is the brainchild of Amber Vermeulen, a fashion graduate with a desire to do things differently. Initially beginning as a pop up but now in its permanent location in the old town of Edinburgh, Ladyboss offers something the traditional whisky outlets and kilt makers won’t – creative fashion and beauty exclusively from women. Work… Read More The Ladyboss Mentality
Rachel Watson and Emily Wylde are two Glasgow based artists who started working together under the Ghost Girls Society guise four months ago. They are largely an illustration collective but have their first ever club night planned on Saturday 26th November in BLOC+. Their work is hyper feminine, futuristic and cute – I spoke to… Read More Getting Spooky With Ghost Girls Society
Scotland, and particularly Glasgow, has a wild amount of events focusing on creative women. If you’re anything like me, you’ll tick ‘going’ on Facebook to just about everything, as if in two months time you won’t still be completely overwhelmed by life’s responsibilities and completely forget you had plans. Well, I’ve decided to help you (and… Read More What’s on? Our woman-centric event rundown
Every Tuesday a group of immensely talented, ridiculously creative drag queens perform at Katie’s Bar in Glasgow’s Merchant City. The show, Mothertucker, is a must-see for even the most casual of drag fans – from those who have watched one or two episodes of RuPaul’s Drag Race when they were scrolling endlessly through Netflix, to those… Read More One Year of Mothertucker
25-year-old Jamie Mowat is a self described “illustrator-y art person” in her fourth year of animation at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design in Dundee. She has worked as a freelance illustrator since the tender age of 17. When I asked for a brief description of who she is as a person, Jamie… Read More An Interview With Tidlin