I first came across Jemma Hatherill on a spontaneous night out to The Art School during my fresher’s experience in Glasgow. Drunkenly, the first thing I said when walking into The Vic Cafe’s smoky room at 1AM on a Thursday was “Oh my god, she is so cool. She is just so cool.” She just… Read More Tiger Beat, DJ Femme Fresh, PVC: Who is Jemma Hatherill?
Glasgow based DJ goes by Sophie Kindreich during the day and Deep Brandy Album Cuts by night. She is a regular at all inclusive Art School club night PVC and a writer for music blog Truants – I spoke in detail with her about DJing as a woman on the Scottish music scene, how she… Read More Spotlight On: Deep Brandy Album Cuts
19-year-old Megan is based in Glasgow and studies Fine Art Photography at the Glasgow School of Art. She has also worked in sculpture and film and plays keyboards in the band Antique Pony. She is showcasing this series of her photography on Aye Hen but will likely be doing a full interview with us soon.… Read More Spotlight On: Megan Jill Daly
Written by Luna Webster It feels weird to write about myself – as a journalism student the vast majority of my time is spent writing about the achievements of others. But as a Scottish female creative myself I felt it was acceptable to write a little about my band’s new EP. In 2014, we released… Read More Pink To Make The Boys Wink
26-year-old Ruby Coyne graduated from Gray’s School of Art in Aberdeen in 2014 and relocated back to her home town of Dundee. During her fashion degree, she began selling 1980 vintage clothing online and at local markets as a hobby. This spiralled out of control and has turned into not only a vintage business but… Read More Together In Electric Dreams: Dreamland Clothing’s Ruby Coyne
17-year-old Edinburgh based Rowan Crerar has created a series of pieces based on the theme of sleep. She works in a fine art way, but excels in making things that are found through natural senses. Currently, Crerar is trying to create art using sound, light and texture which is very different to her previous work.… Read More Spotlight On: Rowan Crerar
Skye Wilson is a 19-year-old English Literature student and writer based in Glasgow. This is the first poem she will be showcasing on Aye Hen. Keep up to date with Skye here. You fill my soul with sweet contentedness, with pure explosive joy. Your rough voice in my ear is soft piano music; it trickles… Read More Poetry: Skye Wilson
Marcie Irving is a baker and a business woman. If you mentioned this concept fifty years ago it would be laughable. Irving represents better than anybody how it is possible to enjoy and excel in traditional aspects of the feminine gender role while also running her very own, very successful Etsy business, Miss Marcie Online… Read More Feminist Icons and Cake: An Interview With Marcie Irving