Makaton Training – The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum

An exciting opportunity is coming up at The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum in March. We are going to be running the two day Makaton Foundation Course at a significantly reduced rate compared to booking it elsewhere. For just £85 (usual price up to £225) you can learn the signs and symbols of the core… Continue Reading Makaton Training – The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum

Hearing Loops: Assistive Listening Technology ~ Dee Bolemon

“Oh, my goodness!” I said out loud. The sound startled me. And then I smiled. I had just experienced an induction hearing loop for the first time.  Wow! This was an emotional moment, as most of my life I’ve struggled to understand presenters in public venues or meeting halls. But with the hearing loop installed in the… Continue Reading Hearing Loops: Assistive Listening Technology ~ Dee Bolemon

British Sign Language in the Art World ~ Edward J Richards, Cutting Edge Design Limited

Hello! I’m Edward Richards, a Deaf British Sign Language (BSL) user I set up my own graphic design company, specialising in inclusive and accessible communication. I have used interpreters for about the last 12 years and kept noticing that no matter the agency I used, the level of choice and quality of the service wasn’t… Continue Reading British Sign Language in the Art World ~ Edward J Richards, Cutting Edge Design Limited