Mixed Media & Miniatures Artist, Photographer, Writer & Teacher


MEd, BSc Hon, BA


I had been teaching, especially Art and textiles, in one way or another since 1985 until November 2016 when I retired from teaching to focus full time on my Art & Craft work. I found teaching in High school so inspiring both for me and my students! So I intend to be available for freelance inset and extra curricular days. My qualifications are endless! But include: Teaching qualifications, PGCPSE, a Diploma in Special Needs in education, Foundation Art, 3 completed degrees (which include psychology, science and education) BA, Bsc, MEd and am currently completing a degree in Creative Arts. I am a qualified councellor and therapist (advanced aromatherapy, reflexology and meditation) and am currently taking a course in Relaxation Therapy). I love to learn!! Art: All ages. nursery – (adult, High School KS3, Gcse & A level.) Textiles: year 7 – adult, (incl Gcse, A level, High school & adult ed.) Also my experience includes the following: Art & DT: all ages. Art, Textiles, resistant materials, food tech (Up to GCSE & A level also special diets & Junk Food activity days) . Photography - Light Painting. Taught to High school and Adults. Teacher training (inset days) food tech. Special diets (vegetarian, gluten free, vegan etc) ICT, ASDAN award. Special needs: one – one. All subjects incl asdan Exam invigilator & Guides badge facilitator – various subjects, Personal Development & PHSE KS4 (incl childcare). Personal Tutor – English, Art & Voice coach Personal development coach – adults & children Various schools art projects in Norfolk & Yorkshire Afterschool & Holiday club leader & NVQ trainer & assessor Speaker vegetarian Society Trainer: Charity volunteers & staff . Internet & IT training for children & women. Arts in Education and Out of school project manager & tutor. Theatrical & Historical Costumier - taught YTS & staff about design & retail. Director Theatre company - coached actors Trainer – (children & adult up to NVQ) Theatre skills Talent scout & judge: local Talent shows and projects

On this page you can find some of the Teaching work I have done over the years.
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