‘How to do Artist Research’: new worksheet

I’ve created a straightforward guide to Artist Research aimed at KS4 students. It provides a clear template for presenting investigations into other artists work in an appropriate way, and to a high standard. Using this worksheet frequently will get students in the habit of presenting excellent artist research. And you can use the handout at […]

Artists inspired by nature: five resources to engage students

Ideas and resources for artists linking to the natural world #inspiration #botanicalart #artsed

Inspiration from natural forms Training to become an art teacher, I found I was surprised and encouraged by the endless fascination that seems to stem from working from nature. I have been charmed by how young people are so happy to focus in on the wonder of organic forms. Be the stimuli shells, bones, flowers, […]

A level exam resources: student support materials for 2018

A level exam resources Want to kick the exam off with high expectations? Need your students to organise themselves and take responsibility for ensuring their work meets exam criteria? I’ve produced a couple of A level exam resources which might just help in achieving that lofty aim… An interactive mind-map for the Edexcel theme Freedom […]