Easter 2018 Programme: 5 morning sessions only (each session can be booked individually)

Tuesday 3rd April: – Picasso with clay – Pablo Picasso was one of the greatest 20th century artists and perhaps one of the greatest artists of all time – to tie in with the new blockbuster Picasso exhibition at Tate Modern here Wednesday 4th April : Bayeux Tapestry inspired art!  The Battle of Hastings 1066 was a […]

February Half-Term Programme 2018

Monday 12th February :  Modigliani with Clay – Modigliani (1884 – 1920) painter and sculptor, best known for his portraits of women with elongated faces and figures.  We will use clay to create a sculpture in his style.  Timed to coincide with the major exhibition at Tate Modern, click Modigliani! Tuesday 13th February :  Modigliani with Clay – Modigliani (1884 – […]

Christmas Art Camps 2017 – Highlights!

We created Tudor style portraits of Henry VIII and his daughter Elizabeth I, taking ideas from Court painter, Hans Holbein der Jüngere (1497 – 1543) Their portraits are in the National Portrait Gallery link here!          Pop Art landscapes with perspective and neon, inspired by American artist and graphic designer, Peter Max.  Pictured his poster“Outside Lands”,  2013 […]

Christmas Holiday Programme 2017!

“The Sun”, 1909 – Edvard Munch Wednesday 20th December: – Tudor Kings and Queens! Tudor monarchs Henry VIII and his daughter Elizabeth I with their glittering courts, colourful lives and statesmanship drove through changes that took England to powerful statehood.  We will create Tudor style portraits, taking ideas from Court painter Hans Holbein Their portraits are […]

October Half Term 2017 Programme – Highlights!

Georgia O’Keeffe was one of America’s foremost painters. We learned about her life and art and painted our own autumn scene with blended colours                       We observed animal features and created an artwork based around them         Spanish born Salvador Dali was a leading light of the Surrealist movement – […]

October Half Term Programme 2017

Monday 23rd October (morning):  We will learn about the art of Georgia O’Keeffe, one of America’s foremost painters, and paint our own autumn scene with blended colours. Tuesday 24th October (morning):  Observational drawing in the Animal World!  We will finely observe animal features and create an artwork based around them Tuesday 24th October (afternoon):  Spanish born […]

Summer 2017 Art Camp – Highlights!

View highlights of our July/August 2017 Art Camp, showcasing the work of kids from 5 to 13 in paint, water colour and soft pastel. “Thank you SO much for having S, I and D today.  All 3 of them had a truly lovely day out and said how kind and what a good teacher you were.  They […]

Summer – July and August – Art Camp 2017

Monday 24th July:  Outing to National Gallery – Mythology in Art!  We will take sketchbooks, art materials and picnics and learn about a number of Old Master paintings which contain mythological stories – we will learn why the artist was great and the story of the painting – then we will draw it. Tuesday 25th […]

May / June 2017 Half Term Art Camp – Highlights!

View highlights of our 2017 May/June Half Term Art Camp, showcasing the work of kids from 5 to 13 in gouache paints, oil and soft pastel.  “The kids had a wonderful time …………… and have been inspired to visit the van Gogh museum in Amsterdam over the holidays.” “Thanks for a wonderful lesson.  [I] really enjoyed it!”  […]

2017 May / June Half Term Art Camp

  Wednesday 31st May:  Animals of Pablo Picasso – Learn about Picasso and create an animal Picasso style – Picasso was one of the greatest artists of the 20th century, and although his enigmatic paintings can be hard to interpret (and he famously refused to explain), he often used animals as symbols. Thursday 1st June […]