Artsparks was established in 2008 and led by Artist in Residence, Edwina Bridgeman who brought a series of regular creative workshops to young patients on the Children’s Ward. The workshops took place both in the playroom and by patient bed sides. The intention was to allow children to enjoy the freedom to produce their own artwork in a safe, supportive and non-judgemental setting.
Browse through our flickr Artsparks Image Gallery to see the range of projects and art work produced on the RUH Children’s ward. ARTSPARKS WITH VISITING ARTIST, EDWINA BRIDGEMAN August, September & October 2018 ARTSPARKS WITH VISITING ARTIST, CHARLOTTE STOWELL August, September & October 2018 My Big Planet Earth March & April 2018 MY Big Planet […]
Artsparks is generously funded by St John’s and a budget to source high quality art materials is made possible through a grant from NADFAS. In 2018, we have had 3 visiting artists delivering workshops on the Children’s ward. Artist Mary Chamberlain worked on a number of projects on the Children’s ward with the theme ‘My Big […]