Projects

This is the Braillists Projects page where you’ll find details of all our projects – collaborating with technology developers, working with artists on accessible art, running Braille advocacy initiatives, and so much more.

Current projects:

  • Braille Awareness – bringing awareness of Braille topics through a programme of meetings and information sharing.
  • Canute – developing an affordable multi-line Braille ebook reader with Bristol Braille Technology.
  • Supporting Tomorrow’s Braille Teachers
  • Supporting Visually Impaired Students in Mainstream Schools
  • Tactile Diagrams – working with a product developer on new ways of producing tactile diagrams.

Past/completed projects:

  • Alistair’s Fresh Arts Wood Carvings – collaborating with wood carver Alistair Parks to produce Braille and tactile enriched carved graphic panels for the Fresh Arts Festival at Southmead Hospital.
  • Midas – glove for transforming any surface into a page of Braille.