I welcome opportunities to work with children and adults to explore their own creative potential using a variety of mediums including printmaking and painting. Here is a selection of some education projects.
Grafton Primary School, Holloway, North London
The artwork in the entrance to the school celebrates aspirations and achievements of the school. With year two students we made drawings of flying creatures that would live on the tree including a special owl.
Materials: stainless Steel
Installation: Ian Barrand
Connecting Our Stories
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Stanford-le-Hope, Essex
A project involving all children with their parents exploring family stories through a selected object in the family.
Material: Acrylic on canvas.
White Hart Gates, Thurmaston
Situated on the site of the historic White Hart Public House, two gates were commissioned by Leicester Housing Association (ASRA) as part of a new housing scheme. A collaboration with Spirit Projects, the design was inspired by the site (adjacent to Watermead Park and canal side), and research with Thursmaston Heritage Group and workshops with pupils from the Church Hill C of E School, Thursmaston.
Fabrication and Installation by Chris Campbell Designs,
Material: double layered laser cut and painted mild steel.
Marion Richardson Primary School, London
Celebrating the School Centenary, this wall installation involved most of the children and adults.
Material: concrete with embedded ceramics, beads and coins
A partnership with Bow Arts Trust
Woolmore Primary School & St Paul’s with St Luke’s, East London
A Welcome Tree at Woolmore Primary School with Year 5 pupils, teachers and parents. At St Paul’s with St Luke’s we looked at the life of river Thames in London.
Materials: concrete with embedded ceramics, beads and coins.
In partnership with Bow Arts.
Highdown School and Sixth Form College
Project managed gate installation designed by sixth form students during a residency at Highdown School (2003-2008).
Material: mild steel
Fabricator: Nick Peppit and A&C Shot blasting.