In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, this residency focused on bringing children together to co-create art and support their wellbeing through creative activities.
Just before October half term in 2020 I led a series of 30 minute workshops for Year 1 and Year 4 pupils from two primary schools who share use of a small woodland in Newington, Ramsgate. The workshops took place with extra care for social distancing with small groups and plenty of hand sanitsier. The… Continue reading Copse Play, Primary School Climate Change Collages
These workshops took place in October 2020 mostly in a small woodland called The Copse in Newington, Ramsgate. I worked with both Year 1 and Year 4 pupils from two local schools. On the last day it was too windy to be in the woods, so I took the woods to the school. I gathered… Continue reading Copse Play, Primary School Printmaking in the Woods
In October 2020 I created a series of instructional videos for teachers and pupils to follow without me being physically present. Children in Foundation year learnt how to doodle, Year 1 drew dancing figures and Year 2 made giant cut outs - all in the style of Keith Haring. You can view the videos below.… Continue reading Keith Haring Arts Week at Riverview Infants School