Commission: For Artists/Arts Organisations with Textiles Specialism

Me, the Artist and Maker. Arts Ambassador Schools’ Network Commission Fee: £8,900 Deadline: 27 March 2020 (no later than 12.00 noon) Project Brief: To develop skills for children and teachers in textiles, and aspects of printing, linked to environmental issues using recycled and/or found materials. To create quality work for a BDMAT Exhibition that develops…

Arts Award and the New Vic

The New Vic Theatre is delighted to offer the Arts Award to young people in the Staffordshire area. The theatre considers Arts Award to be an incredibly valuable qualification, allowing young people to get a wealth of experience from different theatre departments including design, prop making, sound, lighting, producing, and musical and assistant directing. In…

Arts Award – Encore Enterprises CIC: Herefordshire Music Service

In 2019 Arts Connect supported Encore Enterprises CIC: Herefordshire Music Service to embed Arts Award accreditation within their after school music programmes working with children from four Herefordshire primary schools. Encore CIC highlighted the barriers facing children and young people living in Herefordshire’s rural communities, experiencing socio-economic deprivation, where participating in music and the arts…

Tender: for the Delivery of Arts Connect’s Regional Annual Teaparty Event

Commission: To plan, deliver and manage a Teaparty event at mac for 25 June 2020. Fee: £2,880 inclusive Deadline: 3 February  (12.00 noon) Arts Connect produces an annual regional Teaparty for teachers to meet the arts, cultural and heritage sectors through a marketplace, roundtable discussions, and workshops. This is usually attended by 65-85 teachers and…

Event: Digital Technologies and Working with Young People

Learn about new ways of using digital technologies to engage children and young people. Date: 5 March Time: 9.30am-3.30pm Venue: Midland Arts Centre (mac) Cost: £10 for individuals & £25.00 for organisations Join us for this digital development day where practitioners and organisations from across the Midlands share their digital insights, research and development and…