Bus and Bird Arts is a Community Arts organisation based in Mansfield in the East Midlands, UK. We are passionate about championing learning and creativity within communities. Bus and Bird Arts engages & inspires learners through the provision of tailor made creative experiences. Bus and Bird Arts has three core areas – Community, Education & Training and Health & Wellbeing.

High quality Continuing Professional Development courses, Art Workshops & Community Art Initiatives are run by freelance Artist Educator, Clare Taylor. An experienced Community Arts Co-ordinator, Clare has designed & delivered bespoke creative learning sessions for a broad spectrum of learners from pre-school & school age children through to PGCE students & professional adults. With extensive curriculum knowledge, Clare has eighteen years of experience in providing best practice and best value. She has worked in diverse settings, the most unusual being at Manchester Adult Cystic Fibrosis Centre’s Pearce Ward teaching ceramic sculpture and stop frame animation to cystic fibrosis patients in their bedrooms.