museums

A collection of 12 posts

On Trello and Slack

This short post is a response to a question from @davidmuseums, regarding Trello and Slack; a pair of applications that are very useful when working on Agile projects (or just working in digital

Significant Spending on Scottish Museums!

Significant Spending on Scottish Museums!

The last two weeks has borne some excellent news for some ongoing museum projects in Scotland, in the form of funding announcements from the Heritage Lottery Fund and the Scottish Government. First in

Hokusai: Beyond the Great Wave

Hokusai: Beyond the Great Wave

With its stupendous behemoth of blue towering over the dwarfed Mount Fuji (and the tiny boats in its path) The Great Wave off Kanagawa is one of the most recognisable and loved images

In Search of the Flying Friar

In Search of the Flying Friar

One of the most enjoyable parts I found when working in digitisation is the little discoveries of weird and wonderful material that you come across in the green boxes of the print rooms.