Creative practitioners and communities: raising standards in Wales

What do the words ‘community artist’, ‘artist working in the community’ or ‘artist working in a participatory setting’ mean to you? It's easier to focus on what they have in common: using their skills/artform to help other people to get actively in involved in the arts. But beyond that, there’s a myriad of different ways … Continue reading Creative practitioners and communities: raising standards in Wales

Healthy, social, creative – voluntary arts and long-term conditions

A new way of looking at creative activities and health - OTNews (professional magazine for occupational therapists) PrimaryHealthCare16-20JULY2011proof(1) - Primary Health Care (evidence-based journal for the nursing profession) Creative activities can change people's lives, giving them a chance to participate, learn, reach their potential, find meaning and purpose, improve their self-confidence and much more. It can also improve … Continue reading Healthy, social, creative – voluntary arts and long-term conditions