Experts in the Field: Lessons from Heidi Kortright

Heidi Kortright, Director of Beaver Lake Nature Center, shares insights on her experience in the field. Check it out! Taylor Studios (TSI): Heidi, what inspired you to pursue a career

Experts in the Field: Lessons from Jenny Corbett

Jenny Corbett, Naturalist at Wickiup Hil Learning Center, shares insights on her experience in the field. Check it out! Taylor Studios (TSI): How did you first get involved in the

Overcome These Five Barriers to Avoid Nature Deficit Disorder

As we are [finally] starting to say “goodbye” to a long winter, we’ve been hit with spring fever! Today we recall that nature is crucial to well-being. Get outside, get

Shave Your Alpaca and Conquer Your Struggles!

In working with our clients over the past 27 years, we learned of the constant struggles that museums, nature centers, parks, and other interpretive sites face. For a long time,

How to Inspire Adventure with Top-Notch Trail Signage

While it may not feel like it, spring is officially here! As you’re getting your sites ready visitors this season, remember some key points when planning for trail signage. Enjoy

Six Ways to Get Your Girl Power On

Women’s History Month invites us to reflect on important milestones in gender equality and inclusivity, but also to celebrate the works and broader societal contributions of female pioneers in art,

Less is More: Why You Need to Simplify Your Exhibits

Empty space may just be one of the most powerful and simplistic design tools. Yet it can often be overlooked in exhibit design. Why is it that we are comfortable

It Takes Time, Baby – How to Write Successful Exhibits

Writing is dificult. Not everybody can do it – sometimes you just have to except that it takes alot of practice. Their are many writing manuals out there, and you

Experts in the Field: Lessons from Dr. Ashley Rose Young

March is Women’s History Month. Today in the Field Journal we celebrate an outstanding woman making her mark in the Museum field. Dr. Ashley Rose Young recently earned her Ph.D.

Why Collaboration is Crucial for Growth

Betty recently spoke at the Leadership Illinois alumni conference about the impact and potential of collaboration. Watch to learn more!