Connecting with new audiences for the Arts- my first time on a podcast

Some of you may know that my full-time job is helping people in the arts in the south east of Ireland. I'm co-ordinating a regional arts programme across five counties for all types of creative people and groups. One of the main strands of the programme was to introduce a website to connect, support and…Read more Connecting with new audiences for the Arts- my first time on a podcast

‘In the blink of an eye’ – excellent handbook on film editing

From the editor of Apocalypse Now, Walter Murch, I discovered this small gem of a book on film editing. Can you imagine there was 4 tonnes of material to edit in that film! What I found striking about this book is that it gives a view in how in our everyday lives, we all 'edit'…Read more ‘In the blink of an eye’ – excellent handbook on film editing

Simple Stick Drawings attract 3 million to understand Unsustainable Consumerism

Hard to believe what a simple animation can achieve, but Annie's youtube movie, thestoryofstuff.com, manages to bring a complex subject on the ecological and social effect of western style economics to millions on the net. Her simple drawings and personal story, formatted into a small web-ready animation, shows how an idea, simply packaged and easily…Read more Simple Stick Drawings attract 3 million to understand Unsustainable Consumerism