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Resource: The English Folk Dance and Song Society Resource Bank

Originally posted on The Arts in Wiltshire:
The English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) have launched their resource bank packed with free downloadable learning materials for using English traditional folk song, music, dance, drama and other arts in your teaching and learning. The Resource Bank was developed through The Full English project with funding from…

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Opportunity: Artist commission

Originally posted on The Arts in Wiltshire:
A Forgotten Landscape is a 3.5 year, HLF-funded, natural and built heritage project based in the incredible landscape of the Lower Severn Vale Levels. The project is seeking an artist to develop, either individually or leading a collective / group, a public art programme that includes creative engagement…

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‘Best meal of the day’ as they say across the pond….

As our research gains momentum we are starting to find items that have interesting Wiltshire links. The image may be familiar but can you work out where it is from? Anyone who remembers buying vinyl in 1979 may recognise this album as ‘Breakfast in America’ by Supertramp which sold over 19 million copies worldwide. It…… Continue reading ‘Best meal of the day’ as they say across the pond….

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Dorothy L. Sayers, Lord Peter Wimsey and Salisbury.

Welcome! We are just over a month into our Creative Wiltshire project and are busy developing a collections policy as well as researching material to enable us to compile a database of creative people with a Wiltshire connection. This is proving fascinating as it can highlight gaps in our collection and while looking at older…… Continue reading Dorothy L. Sayers, Lord Peter Wimsey and Salisbury.