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Generosity abounds for Creative Wiltshire!

As part of our HLF Collecting Cultures project we are keen to represent many different forms of creativity in the acquisitions we make for our Wiltshire museums. Many of our creative residents have been inspired by the Wiltshire landscape and we are pleased to have purchased these woodcuts for Salisbury Museum by Howard Phipps who…… Continue reading Generosity abounds for Creative Wiltshire!

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Serendipity at Work

It’s fantastic to have good fortune befall on us when it comes to acquiring items for Creative Wiltshire, and this one appeared out of the blue a few weeks ago thanks to the movement of items from Melksham House, once associated with Avon Rubber Social Club (and later with Wiltshire Council), and to the artistic…… Continue reading Serendipity at Work

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A Taste of What’s to come…

With the Creative Wiltshire & Swindon Project having only just got off the ground, I thought I’d share with you a few items from our currently limited stock of creative work to whet your appetite and, hopefully, open up the discussion as to just who and/or what you think we should be collecting! Robin Tanner…… Continue reading A Taste of What’s to come…