Category Archives: drawing

Getting Ready for ‘Starting with Play’

We’ve been very busy getting the ‘real’ propsbox ready in time for its launch on 12th October at Wysing Arts Centre in a conflab called STARTING WITH PLAY. We’re working with Alan Perks from FITDESIGN in London and are very … Continue reading

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Playing at Recollect

Currently  at Wysing Arts Centre is Recollect: A gallery exhibition exploring architecture, memory and experience. The families that turn up for our Play Wysing days are all intrigued to explore the show using the props. This time the props are … Continue reading

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Delightful Discoveries at Kettle’s Yard

Questioning and detailed looking are themes facilitated during Sunday’s family workshop by two props selected from the props box. The blindfoldmask and questions discs, each with one score, are given to families to explore the exhibition at Kettle’s Yard on … 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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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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Assembling The Props Box

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Wave

At the end of the second family session at Kettle’s Yard, the parents wrote some comments about the different activities. These responses are really useful in shaping our evolving idea of the gallery resource that we’re designing. Whilst the adults … Continue reading

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