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July 30th

The Rise and Fall of the Colchester Bay Trade: A talk by Patrick Denney

@Jaywick Martello Tower – CO15 2LF Free event: Discover insights into Colchester’s rich history. Patrick Denney, a leading Colchester historian, will deliver a talk about ‘The Rise and Fall of the Colchester…
August 5th

Autism Friendly Green Screen, 9+

@Signals – CO1 1HF Ever fancied being in a space ship or walking with dinosaurs? Well you can with our green screen workshop. Chose your setting, get dressed up…
August 6th

Autism Friendly Video Game Making, 9+

@Signals – CO1 1HF Learn how to create exciting playable 2D arcade games and share them online via the scratch website for others to play and enjoy. Design, prototype…
August 7th

Animation Camp, 11+

@Signals – CO1 1HF Develop amazing animation techniques to build your own short, animated film from scratch.You will have the opportunity to dive into different animation styles including stop…
August 9th

Film in a Day, 11+

@Signals – CO1 1HF From script to screen, all in a day! Work with professional film-making techniques and equipment to create your own short film. During this workshop you’ll…
August 15th

Autism Friendly Animation, 9+

@Signals – CO1 1HF Create your own stop motion animation in an autism friendly setting. In this fun hands-on workshop you will create your own characters and bring them…
August 15th

Stop Motion Animation, 7+

@Signals – CO1 1HF Join us for a fun-filled workshop learning stop motion animation. In this hands-on workshop you will create your own characters and bring them to life…
August 12th

Autism Friendly Tech Camp, 9+

@Signals – CO1 1HF Join us for our accessible, autism friendly tech camp – perfect for any budding game designers, programmers, or robot creators. With expert guidance and working…
August 20th

Autism Friendly Animation, 9+

@Harwich Arts and Heritage Centre – CO12 4AJ Create your own animation in our autism friendly workshop. In this fun hands-on workshop you will create your own characters and bring them to life…
August 27th

Film in a Day, 11+

@Harwich Arts and Heritage Centre – CO12 4AJ From script to screen, all in a day! Work with professional film-making techniques and equipment to create your own short film. During this workshop you’ll…

Signals uses creative digital technologies for social, learning and creative outcomes.

Signals is an arts charity expert in creative digital learning, delivering projects and workshops with communities, children and young people.

I’ve had the pleasure of working on so many wonderful projects over the decades. Thought provoking, worthwhile and at times life changing Jane Gull – Film Director

Education

Signals’ team of expert tutors deliver bespoke creative digital education projects and workshops with all ages in formal education, cultural and community settings. From building robots to shooting films, coding video games to stop motion animation – we co-produce incredible art with communities empowering them to tell their stories and learn new skills. 

Online Guides

Make your own games, animations or movies with our free online tutorials. We’ve put some of our favourite workshop guides online for you to use when and wherever you like – all for free.

Interested in hiring equipment… View our range of cameras, microphones and lighting equipment all ready to hire.

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Signals Game Academy 2024

27th February 2024 We are delighted to announce the return of the Signals Game Academy. The course begins on Monday 29th July 2024 and applications are open now.
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Autism Friendly Digital Club

12th March 2024
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