ArtForms Artemis is the artefacts and art loan lending service for children and young people. We provide a wide range of artefacts and original art for classroom teaching and learning, supporting delivery of the curriculum and enhancing the school environment. We work with many partners, including Leeds Museums and Galleries, to create and support projects which bring creativity and enjoyment to the classroom. Find out more about the Artemis collection.
Unwanted items in your attic? Donations welcome!
We are always on the lookout for additional items to add to the Collection, so if you have any unwanted artefacts that you would consider donating, then please get in touch. In particular, we are looking for:
Prehistoric artefacts – Stone Age, Bronze Age or Iron Age
Anglo Saxon, Viking or Roman or any interesting metal detecting finds
Pre 1950s domestic items – toys, radios, telephones, cookware, fashion accessories and other interesting domestic items
Space travel related items –lunar landing memorabilia, press cuttings, toys, models
Crime & Punishment – items relating to the history of the police force, judicial system, prisons
Natural history – animal skeletons, taxidermy
Artwork – limited edition prints, paintings, photographs, sculpture
The Schoolroom at Armley Mills
ArtForms, The Schoolroom, brings history to life by allowing classes to experience Victorian or 1940s lessons in role at a special classroom at Armley Mills Museum. Find out more about The Schoolroom.