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Ten Top Tips: Using Stewards at Outdoor Arts Events

The right stewards can make or break an arts event, especially when your audiences are not traditional arts attenders. Jan Lennox from Watermans and the Creative People and Places project in Hounslow shares her top tips for creating a friendly and welcoming space.

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Governance and Consortium Working

This report by Tom Fleming and Catherine Bunting explores the models, strengths and challenges of consortium working - an inherent part of Creative People and Places - and was commissioned as part of the National Evaluation. 

 

It includes guidance on partnership and consortium development for organisations working in similar multi-agency contexts and makes a strong case that in order to reach more and different people, and work in different ways, organisations need to think about the way they organise themselves and the partners with whom they collaborate.

 

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Taking Bearings

A compass-style toolkit  to help you navigate a collaborative artistic journey, plus some suggested core ingredients required for serving up quality artistic experiences. This resource came out of a peer learning event exploring quality in the context of the Creative People and Places programme. Includes a map of quality by Nicole Mollett and a short story by Sarah Butler, part of the More Than 100 Stories commission.

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Place Governance and Partnerships: case study

This case study focuses on the process of establishing partnership and governance structures for LeftCoast in Blackpool and Wyre. It looks at how partners came together to develop the programme, and how their experiences as a partnership influenced the development of LeftCoast as an organisation. Ecorys is producing a number of case studies as part of the national evaluation of Creative People and Places.

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Pop Up Shops Handbook

A practical 'how to' handbook that guides you through the process of using empty shops to create pop up art spaces. You can download an evaluation report of the project here. By Dan Thompson and Transported.

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Promoting Your Participatory Project

This case study explores The Culture Spring's integrated publicity campaign. First published on CultureHive, it includes the process and outcomes of creating a campaign that engaged both the media and potential participants for the project. You can explore CultureHive's other resources here.

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bait's Quality Guidelines

bait use these guidelines to focus their thinking about quality at the planning and review stage of projects. The guidelines were developed in October 2014 when Mark Robinson, Critical Friend for bait, led a session with the bait staff team to explore what quality looks like in the context of their programme.

 

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