Making Sense

Interactive multi sensory artwork for museums and galleries working with communities

I am a freelance artist, project manager, consultant and collaborator.

I make interactive and multi sensory artwork and interpretation for museums galleries. I am the director of “Making Sense” a new Community Interest Company Making sense offers a bespoke multi sensory approach to workshops, events, training, accessible technology and interpretation.

Working In partnership with arts, heritage and cultural organisations to add a multi sensory element that will engage with a wider and more diverse audience.

Offering consultation and training as well as project managing events and the production of new multisensory resources, installations and exhibitions, workshops.

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Making Sense CIC

Experience arts and heritage with all of your senses  Working in partnership with museums and galleries to make what they offer more accessible to wider audiences through a multi sensory approach. Making Sense CIC during COVID 19 Lockdown Making Sense projects had come to a complete standstill as we work with vulnerable people and in schools, care homes and resource centres so all projects have been […]

Projects

Time to remember Time to Remember is a pilot project using the collections of Conwy County Borough Council Museum and Archive Services and Llandudno Museum to design themed memory boxes for use with BCUHB Arts Health & Wellbeing Programme at Llandudno Hospital with Dementia Patients, with linked arts workshops carried out on site and at the adjacent Ty Llewelyn community centre. I was commissioned to put […]

Workshops

Nursery schools, Early years, Key stage one and two, gallery art clubs, gallery education, museums, care homes, hospitals, drop in sessions for events and festivals.   tickylowe@makingsensecic.org.uk to book me for a workshop       Ticky has a hands on approach to workshops creating an accessible and inclusive environment. Workshop sessions are researched and planned thoroughly. Ticky is an experienced workshop facilitator and regularly […]

Latest Posts

Dwylo Bach – Little Hands

Workshops for Babies and toddlers and their grownups for Ruthin Craft Centre Making Sense has been working with Ruthin Craft Centre to link their exhibitions programme to sensory exploration aimed at babies and toddlers. The workshops have been a hit and I must say I really enjoy planning them, creating sensory environments and then watching how babies and toddlers and their grown ups respond to […]

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Enhancing the Learning Environment

Enhancing the Learning Environment

The Commission was to Enhance the Learning Environment at Traeth Llafan training Department at Bryn y Neuadd Hospital in Llanfairfechan. This project was funded by Arts Wales through Arts in Health and Wellbeing for Betsi Cadwaladr University Hospital Healthboard I worked closely with staff and students – especially with Marianne Foster to ensure that the resulting work was sensitive to the space and people who […]

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Creativity Awe and Wonder in Early Years – Training

Creativity Awe and Wonder in Early Years – Training

Since May I have been delivering  creative training sessions for Early Years Practitioners on the Wirral. The training has been developed collaboratively with Wirral Council”s Early Years Team. The training aims to give practitioners an opportunity to reflect on their own practice and see that there can be creativity in all aspects of early years play and development. Through practical hands on activities we explore […]

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