The Sewing Machine Factory (ALLEY ENTRY, 9562 82 Ave NW)


nisha and mustafa were the first artists in residence at the sewing machine factory from november 2018 through april, 2019. there were monthly open mics, showcases, office hours, mentorship, and workshops offered in the space. the residency was community driven, blending poetry with music and all other art forms, supported in part by Common Ground Arts. stay up to date by following the new artists on facebook and instagram

Nook Cafe YEG


nisha was the nook cafe's first artist in residence from march 2018 to may 2018 in edmonton. twelve weeks of workshops were held in the space with weekly open mics, culminating in a final showcase of poets and a presentation of work undertaken during the residency hours. 

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