JOUVAY with Ken

Posted on February 13, 2014

Jouvert Morning. THAT MOMENT. That one time you can allow yourself to be released into the more prestine blend of bodies and paint. Imagine everyone revelling in a drunken stupor, but unlike regular Carnival we "doh watch face, only waist". So no one did their make up to come here... no one is expecting to stay clean here. Just J'Ouvert. Just the official start of Carnival as we know it. Me? Well I'm Ken and I am a Jouvert Band Leader. It ...

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Creating Carnival – Part 1

Posted on December 30, 2013

Rebranding   Everything seems to be happening now and it isn't even 2014 yet. This carnival season is extra long but that is definitely no reason for complacency. This Sunday I went back and forth toying with ideas trying to find that perfect symbol to encompass the absolute best logo design ever. Although I created the "Jamborii Mas" logo all by myself I still employed the services of award winning designer Chris Russell. Chris sent ...

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How to Choose a Date for your Party

Posted on December 26, 2013

Its Boxing day. Today is the day i'ma choose the dates for the EEEmpire and JAM Carnival productions. This process is very heartening  for the most part as our brand improves and becomes more recognised a good date simply accentuates the following that we already have. No matter how large our events get, I still consider and try my best to avoid other promoter's dates. While this is impossible to do with everyone, I avoid those whose target ...

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Girls Dance at JM 2012