The Year of Creative Wildlife Workshops at Fingringhoe Wick

Encouraging young people to embrace the outdoors through wildlife inspired creativity at Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve. ‘The Year’ was 12 months of workshops where we explored various stories at Fingringhoe Wick, including the singing Nightingales of Spring, the basking Adders of Summer, the boisterous badgers of Autumn and the visiting wading birds of Winter. This blog post covers all the...

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Robot Building in Basildon

In the past three months we’ve worked with over 250 people to get creative with code and explore how tech affects the way we talk. At the halfway mark of our Bit Time project in Basildon, its a perfect moment to reflect on some of the reoccurring themes which have cropped up as we ask people of all ages “how...

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Autism Friendly Creative Digital Workshops

Thanks to funding from BBC Children In Need, Signals are offering 8 autism friendly creative digital workshops including film, animation and video game making for ages 11-18. These workshops are primarily for those on the autistic spectrum but we welcome young people with other Special Educational Needs also.

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Winter Wildlife Video Game Masterclass

Over 3 days participants worked with Aidan from Teaboy Games to make wildlife themed video games to be installed in an arcade cabinet at Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve. Using the Construct3 game design software, participants made video games inspired by the environments, animals and stories of Fingringhoe Wick – the nature reserve Signals has documented through a variety of creative...

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