Tools and Toolkits

Some useful toolkits and online resources for the Outdoor Arts sector.

Outdoor Artists Toolkit

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Created by Theatre Bristol, Seachange Arts, Le Forneau, Close Act and Bui Bolg as a result of the Leonardo Open Out Arts Partnership

LADA Fundraising Resource Handbook

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Artsadmin, Home Live Art and the Live Art Development Agency’s free online Fundraising Resource Handbook, for use within the Live Art and performance sector

ACCT: Arts Commissioning Toolkit

Arts Commissioning Toolkit

Produced by Royal Opera House Bridge, Artswork and Kent County Council for the UK cultural sector as providers and the people who might commission them

Top Ten Tips on stewards for Outdoor Arts events

Creative People Places

Jan Lennox from Watermans and Creative People and Places Hounslow shares her top tips on using stewards to build relationships with audiences at outdoor events

Economic Impact Toolkit

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Economic Impacts for the Cultural Sector by The Audience Agency

Forestry Commission Artsworks Toolkit

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A guide to planning & producing artworks in the Natural Environment

Attitude is Everything: Access Starts Online


The Access Starts Online campaign is to enable venues and festivals to provide comprehensive and clear access information for potential Deaf and disabled customers

Leaping the Barriers

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A short guide to improving accessibility for Visually Impaired People to Outdoor Arts events

New Paths

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A case study in outdoor artists & non-arts organisations by Questsouthwest

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