Zoe Proctor

Zoe Proctor

In recent months, brands such as River Island and Marks & Spencer, and television shows on Channel 4 and CBBC, have become more inclusive in the talent they are hiring – actors, performers, and models with disabilities or additional needs. A leading agency...
Guest post: The Tidal Optimist

Guest post: The Tidal Optimist

Something that many of our Grimbarians have in common is their passion for bringing what they have learned throughout their lives back to the area, helping to change perceptions and inspire people within the community. Richard Askam, a motivational speaker, grew his...
Recap: Grimbarians Preview Night

Recap: Grimbarians Preview Night

Back in January 2018, when we first launched Grimbarians, we knew it would only be a matter of time before we held our first public previews of the project’s portraits. As the months passed, more and more recommendations were coming in to us, and our Facebook...
The Grimbarians Blog

The Grimbarians Blog

Hi everyone, and welcome to the brand new blog from Grimbarians. Since 1st January 2018, we’ve been sharing the portraits and stories of people from Grimsby, and have been completely overwhelmed by the response and support we’ve received so far – thank you, everyone....
Tina Brocklebank

Tina Brocklebank

Tina Brocklebank is a true make-up artist. The Grimbarian, born and raised in the area, studied make-up at The London College of Fashion before moving to Nottingham to become a freelance make-up artist. Throughout her award-winning career, Tina has created looks for...