Cotswoldcre8 offers a supportive and inspirational learning environment where stimulating activities are tailored to your specific needs; - bringing you a unique and contemporary creative experience. Art workshops, knowlegable creative support and bespoke tutoring sessions are aimed at facilitating a productive, enjoyable experience: wether it be in our woodland setting, at a specific local venue or within your school/community site.
As from November this year an inspiring purpose-built studio setting is now also available.
Sessions are delivered with exciting, high quality resources, indepth planning and a personal creative flair for exploration and experimentation - all with the professional foundation of more than 15 years of hands-on experience within Community Arts, teaching and as a practising artist.
Quennington sculpture show was a great sucess: with myself and a team of artists leading hands-on engaging workshops in 2 &3D to a wide spectrum of visiting SEN school groups.
Kidsreate week at The New Brewery Arts certainly flowed with creative fun as we explored colour,texture and pattern with paint, print, felt and recycled materials.
`Time-for-yourself` : with The Churn Project
- a great group of mums who worked so enthusiastically with me to create fantastic felt bowls and dextrious memory albums using exciting mixed-media materials and techniques: a real expression of personal creativity!...and in Nov a drop-in session exploring more of these felt techniques.
Fieldcourt School, Quedgeley - Two very dynamic whole-school lantern making days for their advent parade in full fantastic colour; - a real burst of festive fun!... and more recently willow sculptures to communicate story-telling and literature within their local community.
Down Ampney Primary School Mural - as part of their developing garden, the Juniors have worked brilliantly with me to research,design and finally create their very own interpretation of a wonderfully colourful mural based on their school values - a really dynamic, eye-catching celebration with the Infants now creating their imaginative addition too!
Poulton W.I have embarked on their new course to create personal interpretations of print, collage and stitch resulting in beautiful keepsake books and boxes.
Northleach Primary School `Spiritual garden installation` - pebble painting with 180 children!! - in progress: we are aiming at creating a celebrational spiral of pebbles painted thematically and placed within the schools fantastic new outdoor space...