My first thoughts For the past fortnight, I have been lucky enough to acquire a work placement at Made In Corby. This placement was to aid me with my degree of Advertising and Digital Marketing. I initially thought I would be learning the same skills everyone does at marketing placements: social media skills, copywriting, and … Continue reading My work placement experience at Made In Corby
Oakley Vale celebrates their new sculptures A series of three new artworks were unveiled at Oakley Vale in Corby on 15th July, chosen by local residents as part of our programme, funded by Arts Council England through the National Lottery. Over the past year a group of volunteers from Oakley Vale Community Association have been … Continue reading New sculptures unveiled in Corby
We’re looking back at the first 3 years of Made in Corby before we embark upon another 3 years of arts activity with support from Arts Council England until 2020. Please watch, read and share our video and publication below, which give a flavour of our projects and the people involved in them. We hope that many, many … Continue reading 3 more years of Made In Corby
Red Kite Windows artworks installed at Priors Hall Park A series of 3 new artworks were unveiled at Priors Hall Park on Saturday 3rd June 2017, chosen by local residents as part of the Made In Corby programme, which is funded by Arts Council England through the National Lottery. Over the past year a group … Continue reading Red Kites in flight
COMPETITION Would you like to win £40 of vouchers to use at The Core at Corby Cube? Then simply sign up for our mailing list below – a winning name will be drawn when our new 3 year arts programme launches in July 2017! NEW TO MADE IN CORBY? Made In Corby is an arts … Continue reading WIN £40 of vouchers to spend at The Core at Corby Cube
Photography Competition As part of the Priors Hall Park arts project, the community panel have commissioned a photographer, Mike Preston, to run a photography competition during April and May 2017. The competition theme is “Priors Hall Park Through a Lens” and Priors Hall Park residents are invited to capture any subject with a link to … Continue reading Priors Hall Park Photography Competition
Britain’s Best Surprise has now launched in Northamptonshire! Northamptonshire has been considered to be Britain’s best-kept secret… until now! Britain’s Best Surprise is a campaign designed to show everyone all of the wonderful things that Northamptonshire has to offer. For example, we are the county with the highest number of historic houses in the UK. Lord … Continue reading Surprise Northamptonshire has launched!
You can now support Made In Corby through the Corby Lottery! All supporters will get the chance to win prizes of up to £25,000 for just £1 per week! Every ticket has a 1 in 50 chance of winning a prize every week! That’s better than the National Lottery and the Health Lottery! If … Continue reading Support us with Corby Lottery!
Residents of Oakley Vale have been involving themselves in commissioning new art to enhance their area. Responding to a call out about ‘extraordinary art’ last autumn, Oakley Vale Community Association assisted in recruiting a panel of enthusiastic local residents. Since May 2016 the group has been working with Artistic Mentor Catherine Hemelryk from NN Contemporary … Continue reading Oakley Vale Sculptures: The Story So Far
A Magical Adventure Down the Rabbit Hole… Corby Mardi Gras was a much-anticipated magical adventure for many. Over 4,000 people journeyed down a windy path through the woods to witness many illuminated sculptures. From dragons to a family of deer, there were so many beautiful lanterns for the people of Corby to witness. From the feedback we … Continue reading What a magical adventure