We’re back with five more creative activities to keep you entertained this summer – whatever you’re inspired by! If you want to be inspired by photography… The picture poem: write 1-7 then 6-1 vertically down the margin of a piece of paper, then find a picture and write any words or phrases that come to […]
[photo credit: Laura Anderson] We’re lucky to have author and illustrator Laura Ellen Anderson taking time out of her busy schedule to run an author masterclass for us on 2 August! Here’s all you need to know ahead of her visit… Laura is a lover of all things autumn and often can be found doodling […]
At Inkpots, we love getting creative outside and making the most of some of the beautiful open spaces Sussex has to offer. Today we’re outlining our top reasons to immerse ourselves in nature this summer and get inspired! 1) We’re more creative when we’re active according to researchers at the University of Stanford, meaning it’s […]
Our final six summer read recommendations are here! This one’s for any Inkpots looking to dip their toe into the diverse world of young adult books, from mystery stories to graphic novels to contemporary. Beautiful Broken Things by Sara Barnard: Barnard’s refreshing take on female friendship and mental health will leave you gasping for breath. […]
We’re back with another six summer read recommendations – this time for nine to twelve year olds! Summer Holiday Stories by Enid Blyton (short story collection): join Blyton’s much loved characters as they adventure over land and sea in these 22 tales! Featuring appearances from the Famous Five gang and the twins at St Clares. […]
There’s nothing better than spending the long, light summer days (or nights huddled under your duvet with a torch…) engrossed in a good book. But we know how difficult it can be to find the right read for you. Where do you start when bookshop shelves and chock full of brightly coloured covers? That’s why […]
We are delighted to welcome Lucy Coppard, our second summer intern, who has recently started with us. Lucy has joined us for the next eight weeks, and will be working on lots of different projects but specifically she’ll working doing some research into the impact Inkpots has. Lucy is working with us via an intern […]
Please note that our after school clubs at Lindfield Primary and St Wilfrid’s Haywards Heath will finish the term early because of staff changes. Therefore, the last sessions of the term will be on Tuesday 26 June and Wednesday 27 June respectively. We apologise to those families affected for any inconvenience caused.