Monthly Archives: March 2012

Mad About Amphis

When we first met the children we talked about the fact that the project is a research project and that they are to use all their curiosity and imagination as that is what research is about. Both of these are … Continue reading

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Sun and Games around Wysing

We are so lucky that the children’s first visit to Wysing takes place on the sunniest day so far, as the mist leaves the site, the sun warms us all up and its a celebratory encounter with Wysing’s outdoor spaces. … Continue reading

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Visiting the Starry Rubric Set

For the second part of their first visit to Wysing we invite the children to the gallery where the Starry Rubric Set exhibition is showing. This follows on from their Studio Visit and they instantly remark on the difference- the studio was … Continue reading

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Studio Visits and Recalling Visits Past

The first session with the children of the Vine school from Cambourne starts with them visiting the studios. We are struck by several children recalling visiting Wysing before and are intrigued by what sparks their memories. Could it be that … Continue reading

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Feedback on Playing with the Props Box

Here are some comments and images from the first trial of the Props Box at Kettle’s Yard House and Gallery.

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Apart from art do you use anything inside you?

The children arrive for the first session at Wysing Arts Centre on a very misty morning in March. They have never been before and the teachers tell us of alot of excitement in the bus. The first thing we do … Continue reading

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What is Wysing?

The Vine School, at Cambourne will help us explore Wysing Arts Centre for the next part of the project. A week before we meet the children at the Arts Centre we go to meet them and find out what they know … Continue reading

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