ICOM CECA conference 2018

Last week I went to the ICOM Committee for Education and Cultural Action (ICOM-CECA) conference in Tbilisi, Georgia #ceca2018 Thank you to the International Council of Museums – ICOM UK for sponsoring me to come with a travel grant. Tbilisi is a beautiful city and we were looked after so well at our host site, the Georgian National Museum / საქართველოს ეროვნული მუზეუმი In my … Continue reading ICOM CECA conference 2018

Little Flamingos Club

In the 1900’s, Lionel Nathaniel de Rothschild (1882 – 1942) kept Flamingos as pets in the grounds of his home in Gunnersbury Park. So when I was commissioned to create a new Early Years’ series of workshops and resources for babies and toddlers for Gunnersbury Park Museum, choosing a Flamingo as a mascot for the programme seemed like a natural fit. Flamingos are inquisitive, friendly … Continue reading Little Flamingos Club

Immortalised

I am delighted to say that Poppy Szaybo​ and I have started working as Associates on Heritage Learning projects. Poppy is brilliant and I know we will work really well together. I can’t wait to combine our joint experience to work creatively together. Our first piece of work is creating schools resources and some case studies for the fantastic Immortalised project for Historic England. Immortalised is … Continue reading Immortalised

Shadow boxes

Here are some photos from a recent project I worked on for UCL Culture From September – November 2017 I ran an Art Club for 15 Year 6 students at William Tyndale Primary School in Islington. We had workshop sessions every Wednesday from 3.45-5pm where we learnt about UCL Museums collections and objects from the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, Grant Museum of Zoology and the … Continue reading Shadow boxes