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IGNITE / Queen Elizabeth Grammar School

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During my visit to Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School, I worked with three groups from year 5. The project with the first two groups was based on mythological creatures and we made singular screen prints onto fabric and bigger collaborative prints … more

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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 / 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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IGNITE / St Joseph’s RC Primary School

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During the 4 days I spent at St Joseph’s, I worked with every class to make beautiful birds to decorate their school. We started by screen printing positive affirmations of our choice, photocopies of these prints were made and these … more

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IGNITE / South Parade Primary School

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The new year started with a return trip to South Parade Primary School, this time we made screen prints based on the seasons to add to the large scale exhibition in the school hall. In addition to our prints, we … 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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Private Tuition / Shillington College

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We have been working with our friends from Shillington College once again.  Its always a pleasure to work with these folks.  

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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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IGNITE / South Parade Primary School

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The first residency for the IGNITE programme began with a fantastic four days at South Parade Primary School. I worked with years 1 to 6 to create screen printed pieces which will be used to decorate the school hall. Our … more

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