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Teachers Explore ‘Line and Shape’

In the spring and summer of 2016, Paula Briggs and Sheila Ceccarelli from AccessArt and Kate Noble from the Fitzwilliam Museum collaborated to create and deliver a series of InSET sessions (in-service-training) for primary school teachers. AccessArt facilitates high … Continue reading

January 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet our new Creative Apprentice Sophie-Emma

My name is Sophie-Emma, I recently started working at Wysing Arts Centre and Kettle’s Yard as a Creative Apprentice. I started this Autumn and will finish the course in November 2017. My experience of … Continue reading

January 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Animating Christmas at the Fitz

The festive season of 2016 was not only a perfect opportunity to increase engagement with social media users, but it was also a chance to show the diversity of the … Continue reading

January 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

A trouble shared is a trouble halved

What do bananas and this 1950’s compass from the Polar Museum have in common?  Answer – they are both radioactive! Admittedly the compass is a lot more radioactive than the … Continue reading

January 6, 2017 · Leave a comment