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School Gets Arty

School Gets Arty

Here at Millfield, we’re really big on the Arts; we have our own Art Councillors and a club running for an hour after school every Thursday. This Arts Club has been running for a very long time! Mrs Thompson has been working her socks off trying to get a piece of art for us to […]

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Vincent Van Gogh

Vincent Van Gogh

While working along side his friend Gauguin in the south of France he created a painting called “The Allee of Alyscamps”

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Weekend at the Asylum

Weekend at the Asylum

A rather bizarre annual event hosted in Lincoln, known as ‘Weekend at the Asylum’, celebrates the steam-powered world of the late 19th century and attracts visitors from all over the world. Boasted to be the biggest Steampunk festival in Europe, the popularity of the event seems to grow each year and this year forms part […]

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Young Journalist Wins Competition to Promote Major Tourist Attraction

Young Journalist Wins Competition to Promote Major Tourist Attraction

  Sally Bleasdale, Learning Manager at Lincoln Castle, had a tough task to pick the winner.           Our YJA team often show their writing ability with their excellent articles but one Young Journalist from a Lincolnshire school has shown he has a flair for art and history too. Lincoln Castle has just […]

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Day at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Day at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

                      Just had a great day at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, which is set in stunning  parkland at West Betton, nr Wakefield. I was accompanying five of Heighington Millfield’s Young Journalists, who are studying for their Arts Award. Kerry Chase, from the YSP media team, […]

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The YJA Magna Carta Series Part 3: Lincoln Voices

The YJA Magna Carta Series Part 3: Lincoln Voices

The City of Lincoln and University of Lincoln have selected the first of the City’s Artists in Residence for “Lincoln Voices”. Each organiser that has helped to bring this programme to life and give it the opportunity to burst into action can be recognised by one unifying link – the drive to reach the communities […]

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Locker Art?

Locker Art?

Lockers at Meadows Primary school have had a bit of a face lift recently

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Modern Masters at The Usher Gallery

Modern Masters at The Usher Gallery

An internationally-renowned exhibition of the Modern Masters has opened in Lincoln.

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Definitely Not a Newspaper!

Definitely Not a Newspaper!

A group of sixth formers from Priory LSST have been spending their Saturday mornings putting together an interactive art publication that encourages young people to express their own opinion on art.

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But is it art, Damien?

But is it art, Damien?

Artist Damien Hirts sells souvenirs in his gift shop ranging from prices of £0-£50million!