Interactive Exhibit Design

Interactive Exhibit Design

At the BIG Event at Our Dynamic Earth in July, a group of four of us ran a session on Understanding Exhibit Design. During the workshop, we progressed a couple of exhibit ideas from delegates towards prototype stage while illustrating the ideal design and development...
Scotland from the Sky 2

Scotland from the Sky 2

Scotland from the Sky part 2 shares some of the amazing aerial photography in the archives of Historic Environment Scotland that inspired series two of Jamie Crawford’s BBC Scotland series exploring Scotland from above. I very much enjoyed the task of selecting...
Making the most of a Family Day Out

Making the most of a Family Day Out

It’s every family’s hope that their days out will be full of fun and making great memories. But those of us working with Heritage sites should ask ourselves; do the families who visit feel truly welcome? Do they have fun? Is it clear there is stuff for them to DO?  My...
Exploring electricity at Cragside

Exploring electricity at Cragside

Before 2017, I was only dimly aware of Cragside House and Estate. I had driven past about five years ago on a holiday in Northumberland, googled the site, and made a mental note to visit next time. If I’d had any idea what lay beyond the NT ticket booth that day...
Celebrating Six Years Freelance

Celebrating Six Years Freelance

A short video celebrating projects I’ve been involved with over the last six years of freelance work. You can also view this video and others on my Vimeo...