Posted in November 2015

Job: Head of Individual Giving and Trusts, Cheltenham Festivals

We are looking for an experienced fundraiser with a track-record of raising substantial funds from individual donors, trusts and major gift schemes to fund our ambitious development of the Festivals and our education and community work. Cheltenham Festivals is a leading cultural organisation with around 36 days of festivals of Literature, Jazz, Music and Science … Continue reading

Resource: AHSW Annual Conference 2015 archive

Resource: AHSW Annual Conference 2015 archive

Arts and Health South West (AHSW) have a page on their website where you can access downloadable presentations and papers from their 2015 Annual Conference, including: Speakers’ Powerpoint Presentations, Conference Papers (Programme, Biographies, etc), information about the Workshops, and the Provocations. More details online.

Networking: Creative approaches to dementia care

Networking: Creative approaches to dementia care

This one day event will highlight the positive impact that arts and cultural interventions are having on people affected by dementia, their families and carers. It will look at activity across a range of settings, from community based activities that maintain independence through to interventions for people in care homes which are improving the culture … Continue reading

Spending Review

Spending Review

In case you’ve missed this, The Arts Council has sent out a press release about Chancellor George Osborne’s announcement made in the Spending Review on 25 November 2015 for the arts, which was described as “one of the best investments we can make as a nation”. Please visit the Arts Council website to view the … Continue reading

Resource: Crafts Council Directory

Resource: Crafts Council Directory

Makers, if you haven’t done so already, now is the time to join our directory. Benefit from press and marketing campaigns in the run up to Christmas to audiences worldwide, including retailers, curators, press, stylists, interior designers, and collectors. This is a great opportunity to grow your business and raise your profile. Subscribe today (costs … Continue reading

Opportunity: Hey Clay! Get creative with clay this December

Opportunity: Hey Clay! Get creative with clay this December

Hey Clay! is a national celebration of clay from the 4 to 6 December 2015 – giving everyone the chance to unleash their inner potter. As part of the Get Creative campaign and to coincide with the Great Pottery Throw Down on BBC Two we want everyone across the UK to get creative with clay. From Newcastle to Cornwall – studios, workshops, museums, galleries and colleges will … Continue reading