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IGNITE / Street House Primary School

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My visit to Street House Primary School was inspired by the Jungle Paintings of Henri Rousseau.  We made screen prints onto fabric of animals, plants and flowers which will then be made into an installation in the school. Photographs of … more

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IGNITE / Hendal Lane Primary School

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My visit to Hendal Lane was inspired by the art and architecture of Friedensreich Hundertwasser. We discussed the symbolism in Hundertwasser’s paintings and architecture  and his connection to nature and what that means to us.  We explored the relevance of … more

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IGNITE / Carlton J&I School

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During my week at Carlton J&I we wanted to create items to sell and decorate the stall at the schools summer fete; we also want to make a large 2D elm tree to reflect the schools logo.  The overarching theme … more

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CIRCUIT / Whitworth Young Contemporaries

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We have been getting our print on at ProjektsMCR and the Powerhouse as part of the Circuit project for the Whitworth Art Gallery Circuit is a new national project led by Tate transforming how young people 15-25 interact with and think … more

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IGNITE / West Bretton Primary School

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The workshops at West Bretton Primary School focused on their expedition to Lesotho in 2015.  We made prints inspired by african textiles onto tote bags and tea towels that will be sold to raise funds for the trip.  Copies of … more

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2014/215 – Calendar – David Rutter

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We were asked by David Rutter to Screenprint a Gregorian calendar with corresponding dates on Mars for the year 2014.  Based on the Darian Calendar devised by Thomas Gangale in 1985.  The calendar was printed on 270gsm Colorplan Bright White … more

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First Job of 2014

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Happy New Year.  After a lovely Christmas break we are back in the studio raring to go.  The first job of the year is some business cards for Igloo Regeneration.  We have printed a few sets of business cards for … more

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Moor Allerton Primary School / Centenary Celebrations

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We spent 3 days at Moor Allerton Preparatory School in West Didsbury to work with every pupil (all 237 of them!) to create work to celebrate their centenary year. Using elements of the interior and exterior of the school itself, … more

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Z-Arts / Bird Installation

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We worked with a group of staff from MACE who choose one day a year to volunteer with a charity, this year they chose ZArts. To say thank you for their help, ZArts invited them along to our workshop to create … more

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IGNITE / Oyster Park Primary School

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During a two day residency with Oyster Park Primary School, I worked with both classes from year 4. Our aim was to make work which could be displayed in the communal area of the classroom and our inspiration was the … more

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