Ricky takes a bite out of art

Kaiser Chiefs’ frontman Ricky Wilson is to switch the microphone for a paintbrush in new CBBC show, Ricky Wilson’s Art Jam as part of the BBC’s Lockdown Learning. Each episode sees the former art teacher invite a celebrity friend into his art studio to chat about their lives and art passions.

National Museums Liverpool venues to reopen

National Museums Liverpool (NML) has announced that its museums and galleries will reopen to the public on Wednesday 2 December. The news comes following the government’s announcement that Liverpool will be in Tier 2 when the latest restrictions come to an end. The Walker Art Gallery, World Museum, Museum of Liverpool, Maritime

Pupils create a virtual assembly for Remembrance Day

Year 1 pupils from St Paul & St Timothy’s Catholic Infant School in West Derby, produced a virtual assembly for Remembrance Day. The video was shared with all the children in the school as they led them in prayer and helped pupils think about all those who have lost their lives

dot- art Schools goes virtual for 2020

dot-art Schools has announced that this year’s annual inter-school art exhibition will be going ahead in a brand new online virtual gallery. Plus, the creative talents of teachers will be celebrated alongside the students. Carolyn Murray, dot-art schools project manager said: “After the sadness of having to postpone our eighth annual

Carmel biology teacher wins wildlife art competition

Carmel College biology teacher, Daniel Wilson has been shortlisted in an internationally renowned wildlife art competition run by the UK based conservation charity, David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation. This year’s ‘Wildlife Artist of the Year’ competition received 1,200 entries from artists across 53 countries. Amongst the 159 shortlisted entries for the final exhibition