Workshops

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.

October Half Term Workshop -  The Big Draw 

Little Animals Wednesday 28th October - details coming soon.

 

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

 

Charges:

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

or email jessi.illustrates@gmail.com 

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

 

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Comic book workshop

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drawing and markmaking workshop

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