After sharing my usual ramblings on Twitter about my teaching resources I was approached by the @bookcreator app team to write a little something about how I use the app in my teaching and to support the students with their learning. My top tips for a successful book Think about your image. What will be … Continue reading Using book creator app – Making Fabulous Resources
I often wonder why I write the blog.. And it's true that I feel I have neglected it a bit recently with everything getting busy at work. However, it's lovely to know that my ramblings on here are appreciated. I got given an 'access art' star a few weeks ago for the work and ideas … Continue reading Access Art Star
Like so many others, I have discovered how fabulous Pinterest is as a teaching tool. The recent exams were made so much easier by adding inspirational images and artists to boards for students to research. As well as the obvious use of Pinterest as a student research tool - what about teachers? Personally, I am … Continue reading Pinterest
Just a quick update to the news section of the blog to share the photographs of the little piece of mine that has been published in Embroidery Magazine (Sept/Oct issue 2012) The written piece is featured on page 52 of the magazine in the 'Reader Gallery' section. Images of student work as well as details … Continue reading Embroidery Magazine Article Published!
For those of you enjoying my ramblings about the work my students create in their Art Textiles lessons, you may like to know that I have been lucky enough to be able to write a small piece for Embroidery Magazine. The written piece is due to feature in the September/October issue of the magazine and will include … Continue reading Embroidery Magazine Article
Welcome to my blog! .... I hope to share with you all of the inspirational people, designers and makers that I experience throughout my time as a secondary school Art and Textile Design teacher. There are quite a few already who will be name checked in the first few entries - as well as quite a few photos of the … Continue reading Time to get all ‘Creative’ and ‘Arty’….