This week I’m exploring an innovative project at the National Civil War Centre in Newark, England developing creative writing skills through art and using thinking… Read More »Collect Connect Create: Thinking Routines and Creative Writing
In Episode 92 of The Art Engager podcast, I’m chatting to Heather Thomas, the Head of Learning and Engagement at the Lightbox Museum and Gallery… Read More »Improving mental health and wellbeing through art with Heather Thomas
Are you tired of using the same old thinking routines in your museum and gallery programmes? If so, it’s time to shake things up and… Read More »Three new thinking routines to try in your museum and gallery programmes
INTRODUCTION I know thinking routines are a huge crowd pleaser. I’m their biggest fan too – they have fundamentally changed the way I lead discussions… Read More »6 benefits of using thinking routines in the museum
Listen to this post: INTRODUCTION I’m talking today about making space and time for slow looking. If you’ve been around for a while, you’ll know… Read More »How to make space and time for slow looking
3 KEY WAYS TO FOSTER CURIOSITY IN YOUR PROGRAMMES So in today’s episode is the first of 2 episodes devoted to a subject close to… Read More »3 Key Ways to Foster Curiosity in your Programmes
As an educator, do you pay attention to the language you use when you are leading a discussion about art or objects? Do you notice… Read More »5 Ways to Use Language for Positive Effect in Art Discussions
Join me on 09 June at 16.00 hrs for a 90 minute online masterclass all about best practices for using information strategically. Knowing if, when… Read More »Information Overload: How Much is too Much on a Guided Tour?