Working with Dementia as a Community Artist
CPD session focusing on demystifying dementia and to give practical examples of work that can be adopted to bring benefit to people with Dementia, their carers and their families.
There was a mix of practical sessions, short videos, discussion and formal presentation which will gave community artists a better understanding of Dementia. We also highlighted practical examples of work throughout the day which could be used in a range of settings with people with Dementia.
CPD session focusing on providing a basic introduction to sculptures using foundry techniques. The session included a tour of Castle Fine Arts Foundry and a practical after lunch session, making sculptures.