Schools, community workshops, events and projects
With over 17 years’ experience working with schools and groups of all ages exploring art and heritage, I can offer a range of workshops linked to the curriculum, theme or event. I am flexible to the needs of the group and can create joint projects, murals, workshops and residencies.
Workshop options: Suitable for all ages. Half a day and full day options
Drawing exploring: Try your hand at mark making with different materials and sizes
Illustration – ‘How to’. Learn how to use drawings to tell narratives and illustrate a poster, poem or story
Drawing skills – Learn new skills to shade, develop line drawing skills, draw portraits, pattern or landscapes
Illustrated envelopes and stories – Design delicate or vibrant designs onto envelopes and cards including poems and words
Storyboards - Create a story and create characters
Mixed media – Investigate your heritage
My Town Boxes – social history and art
Andy Goldsworthy inspired outside art
Hula hoop and fence weaving
All about me – Mask and person-centred artwork
History artworks, e.g Egyptian
Murals and public arts sculptures
All workshops are £200 per day, £100 for half a day,
which includes preparation time.
Depending on the workshop, there may be an additional
charge for materials.
I am DBS checked and have Public Liability Insurance.
For more information call 07941214025
Health and Wellbeing
During recent years I have combined arts and heritage with a health and wellbeing focus. During projects and workshops, I develop connections and draw out memories and stories, through relaxed creative activities often using mark making and drawing. This has included working with a range of older people and schools, organising and delivering a range of creative practices linked to heritage themes, such as mono printing, collage, drawing, investigating objects, recreating artefacts, drawing and illustrating onto these. I am part of the regional Health and Wellbeing group.
I am able to deliver, project manage and evaluate health related arts, heritage and health projects.
Past clients and partners include: NHS, Age Uk, Rugby Art Gallery and Museum, Belgrave theatre, Compton Verney