Digital Archiving and Outreach Techniques

Externalising the Archive

Digitisation of ceramic moulds accompanied by unique education experiences to increase engagement with local history.

I was put in touch with project lead and artist, Professor Neil Brownsword in early 2019, who had been working at Staffordshire University just a few months as our new Professor of Ceramics.

He was looking for advice/ideas on the role interactive technologies could play in both preserving and educating the general public on the stockpile of cermaic molds at Spode.

I invited walking technological encyclopedia Richard Harper to get involved. He was preparing for his