Helaina Sharpley and Jim Bond are two of my good friends and having the opportunity to work with them is exciting and fun. We were delighted to be commissioned for the Institute of Imagination’s first cultural residency.Read more →
*FIRST WORKSHOPS OF 2016 CONFIRMED*
I have taken a little break from running workshops in recent months, but I shall return to Yorkshire Sculpture Park this winter to run my annual workshop on 26th November 2016
(email YSP for details).
I have also arranged to run a workshop from my new studio building in Sheffield on
Sunday 3rd July 2016. It is in a central location, close to the bus and train stations with plenty of parking near by (email me for details).
MORE DATES COMING SOON….Read more →
A little history…
I was asked to run my first ever workshop for adults in 2009 (I think). It was to run in the lecture theatre at Yorkshire Sculpture Park Visitor Centre. The idea of it terrified me, but Amanda Peach managed to twist my arm, even convinced me to present a slide show and talk. The workshop was a success ( a huge relief)!!Read more →
I returned again to Alcester Grammar, a lovely school in Warwick. I received a warm welcome from staff and enthusiasm from all the pupils. The brief: To create a 2 large scale wall pieces for the school library. They were designed to represent learning opportunities within school. Each panel was over 2 metres in length.Read more →
A recent residency at Scholes Village Primary School began with a teacher training event that proved to be rather popular. The inset was open to schools across Kirklees. They flocked … 36 staff attended the event for a busy session of creativity.Read more →
Pupils destined for Secondary School were encouraged to think about the transition and record their aspirations for the future.Read more →