This week is a sad week for WiP as we say goodbye to not one, but TWO, valued members of the team. We asked them to sum up their experiences with us from the last 12 months. We now hear from Rachel – our wonderfully organised and incredibly busy apprentice! Wow! Has it really been […]
This week is a sad week for WiP as we say goodbye to not one, but TWO, valued members of the team. We asked them to sum up their experiences with us from the last 12 months. First up, we hear from Qash – amazing performer and My Style Personal Stylist extraordinaire! I cannot believe […]
Hey! Welcome back to Adventures in Heritage – the blog that keeps you up to date with Rachel’s antics in the heritage sector. This week, Rachel catalogues a lot of things beginning with ‘B’, takes many, many pictures of plants and learns to identify leaves. Volunteering My brain really amazes me sometimes… at how slow […]
Work in Progress is officially in love. With libraries. All lovely, luscious libraries. And librarians. We’re kicking off our summer term of activity and you can read all about it here. Want to get involved? Check out our summer activities or get in touch through firstname.lastname@example.org.
Some may argue that technically this isn’t my first paid job. I would argue that this is the first step into my career. A career nested snugly within the arts and education sector. After an agonisingly long three years on my undergraduate degree, I crawled into the tight confines of my first teaching job. I […]
Hello there and Happy New Year! Hope you all had wonderful holidays and that you got a good rest. We at WiP certainly did but now we’re back, refreshed and ready to face the spring term. You may have heard that we’ve been running a very exciting programme in the Library of Birmingham called My […]
To say we had quite the early morning is an understatement. By 8am we were all comfortably nested in Ruth’s car, chatting cheerfully, under the glorious rising sun along the M1 to London! After what felt like a rather quick journey, we arrived at Lift Youth Hub, ready to participate in an Arts Award event […]
Our Lead Arts Award Deliverer, Vicki Taylor, has written an amazing article for the Arts Award blog about delivering Arts Award for Looked After Children in Birmingham. It’s a brilliant read and I highly recommend it to all of you! We’re hoping to continue our partnership with L.A.C.E.S in the very near future. (Please note the image is […]