Carol has worked on many projects as part of a team for conferences, retreats and to create unique, contextual artwork and liturgies for worship.
Annual Sick Kids Memorial Service 2004 – present, Edinburgh Sick Kids Hospital. Carol works yearly with Chaplain Carrie Applegaith to plan, write, create the spatical enviroment and co-lead this service.
Solas Festival 2011 and 2013. Part of the planninng group to create the Sunday morning worship for the festival. Working alongside people from St. James the Less Episcopal Church, Leith, the Wild Goose Worship Group and others.
‘What is this Place? Who Are These People?’ A Gathering with the WGRG and Friends. Iona, 2012. A week working alongside the Wild Goose Worship Group and Steve Butler.
‘Loaves and Fishes’, Episcopal Church Retreat, Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh. 20?? ‘ Carol worked with Rev. Steve Butler and Rev. Ian Paton to plan and create the participative liturgy, workshops and central visual motif for this conference.
‘Danger Art at Work Conference.’ Caldwell Chapel, Lousiville Seminary, Kentucky. 2010.
‘Edinburgh 2010’, A conference celebrating the Centenary of the 1910 Edinburgh Missionary Conference. Edinburgh University, 2010. Member of the international ‘Worship Planning Group’: John L. Bell, Douglas Galbraith, Mairi Munro, Claudio Carvalhaes, Peter Gunstone, Lim Swee Hong, Sister Elizabeth Moran, Aftab Bgohar, Carol Ford.
Jean Vanier Retreat, Gillis Centre Edinburgh. 2nd-4th March 2007. Carol was convenor of the worship team for the retreat, comprising Fr..Jock Dalyrymple, Rev. Ali. Newell, Rev. Mark Davidson and Rev. Steve Butler. Carol also created an international worship project that enabled the worship space to be filled with doves made by people from L’Arche and Faith and Light communities from across the world. She also led an art workshop during the conference with fellow artist Lizzie Findley.
‘By the Well. ‘ Welsh Ecumenical Conference. Cardiff, 2006. Member of worship planning group: Caroline Pascoe, Andrew Scully and Sion Rhys Evans.
‘Weaving the Word.’ Church Without Walls Conference, EICC (Edinburgh International Conference Centre), 2005. Collaboration with Peter and Heidi Gardner. A series of seven workshops to create artwork with people of all ages throughout Scotland for the Church Without Walls day of celebration.
Carberry Festival, East Lothain. 2003 and 2004. Carol worked alongside Peter and Heidi Gardner as artist in residence at the festival, facilitating ‘the secret arts society, ‘a series of workshops for all ages and abilities that announced and reflected the daily worship themes. The artworks infiltrated the whole of the festival site.
Sick Kids Memorial Service 2015
Sick Kids Memorial Service 2011
Sick Kids Memorial Service 2006
Solas Festival communion service 2014
‘What is this Place? Who Are These People?’ with WGRG and friends. Iona 2012
Solas Festival communion service 2010
International Palm Trees for ‘Edinburgh 2010’ Conference. Edinburgh University, 2010
International Palm Trees for ‘Edinburgh 2010’ Conference. New College, Edinburgh, 2010
‘By the Well’, Welsh Ecumenical Conference. Carmarthen, 2006
‘Weaving the Word.’ Church Without Walls Conference, EICC (Edinburgh International Conference Centre), 2005.
‘Loaves and Fishes’, Scottish Episcopal Conference. Edinburgh, 2004.
Carberry Festival 2003