Archives for June 2010

Can you run a workshop in Oldham this summer?






Are you free to run a digital storytelling workshop (or two) in Oldham this summer. I’ve been asked to submit a proposal for summer activities for young people under 20, but I don’t have enough spare time.






If the bucket is already there – use it






I can be very specific about the right kit to use for a digital storytelling project, but sometimes, in the name of inclusion, I have to remember it’s the story that’s important not the way it’s made.











XO based digital storytelling






How do you give schoolchildren the tools to create digital stories on a $100 computer? You write the software yourself as they have in Uruguay.











The Legacy of Digital Storytelling






Museums archive things for the rest of us – and so it is with digital stories made in the North East’s Culture Shock! project. But what about the investment in equipment and skills – can we give a digital storytelling project a legacy too?











Good day at the Festival






A busy, inspiring and valuable day at the fifth Cymru Digital Storytelling Festival in Aberystwyth











The next International Digital Storytelling Conference






Just announced at DS5. The next International Storytelling Conference is in Norway and called Create-Share-Listen http://j.mp/dAzFK6






Thanks for the lift to #DS5, Esko






I was still making up my mind – walk or taxi? Then a question from a stranger led to a lift to DS5











Say Hello at DS5






Drop by and say Hello at the digistories trade table at the Digital Storytelling Festival in Aberystwyth. This year we’re on the top floor of the Arts Centre on the University Campus.











Time for a change






It’s five years since I set up digistories and began holding workshop events to give people skills in digital storytelling. Now I feel it right to trim the sails and concentrate my business on Training Trainers.











There’s still time to book for DS5






I received this email a few days ago from Esko Reinikainen about the Digital Storytelling Festival in Aberystwyth next week. If you haven’t yet booked – there’s still time, but not a lot of it. I’ll be there and would love to see you there too. Look out for the digistories trade stand. Dear Digital Storytelling […]