Fetish Rocks celebrated its 7th birthday at it's new home - The Old Courts in Wigan this July. Fetish Rocks; run by Helen Hewitt of Helena Eloise Photography, combines contemporary & innovative artists/performers with multimedia, live music/DJ's, and themed dress codes to create an alternative night out!
The ethos of Fetish Rocks is about creative people (mainly local but not exclusive) using the event as a platform to make people aware of their capabilities and share their talent! It's about like minded people getting together to enjoy an alternative night out!
This July saw a Fairground Fantasy theme, which encouraged the feel of a Victorian circus with a live fashion show featuring work by Lady Sea and Grin, Grimace and Squeak, alongside pole performances by Andrew Asylum, a dungeon area by Mistress Pamela Isley and a photo booth by Helena Eloise. Alongside a live auction with prizes donated by local businesses with all the proceeds going to The Old Courts to help improve disability access. Another feature 'sploshing in the stocks' saw volunteers get into the stocks and have cream pies thrown at them to help increase the money raised from the auction, raising a fantastic sum of £420!
Helen Hewitt manager of Fetish Rocks states "We are delighted with the funds raised in July. Fetish Rocks has always been passionate about fund raising. We are very happy to have found The Old Courts and share the vision for increasing arts within the community. Everyone involved in the production of Fetish Rocks are creative in their own right, they have something different to offer from your run of the mill night out! We believe the funds raised will help to make a difference to increase these opportunities to include all walks of life! Fetish Rocks hopes to increase awareness of the scene, promote inclusion for all and break down common myths surrounding the BDSM and LGBT community, in an enjoyable and safe environment".
With amazing prizes donated for the event ranging from a session with a professional dominatrix, to a professional photo shoot with Helena Eloise Photography, alongside a 6 week pole dancing course with Pole Seduction, hand made Jewellery by Alternative Finch, 3 piercings by Freakin' Awesome Body Boutique, and 2 'human slaves' who donated their services to customers for the evening of the event.
Find out more about Fetish Rocks at www.facebook.com/fet.rocks where you can also keep up to date on future events!
Photographer: Helena Eloise - www.helenaeloisephotography.com, www.facebook.com/helenaeloisephotography | Harnesses: Lady Sea - www.ladysea.co.uk | Masks: Grin Grimace and Squeak - https://www.etsy.com/shop/gringrimaceandsqueak.
Fetish Rocks prizes donated by: Pole Seduction - www.victoriasaerial.co.uk | Alternative Finch - www.etsy.com/uk/shop/AlternativeFinch | Freakin Awesome Boutique - www.facebook.com/freakinawesome101 | Mistress Pamela Isley - email@example.com.