Teaching

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I could devote a whole website to teaching but I will try to keep things simple. My mission was to encourage young people to be confident in their abilities and to work well with others. Drawing from observation and using their imagination were two consistent threads in my Art Curriculum. I had the good fortune [...]

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In 2007 I was invited to teach a watercolour project for 3-4 year olds at the Ecole de Saint Chaffrey by Christine Maynardier.  Christine was an inspirational teacher, now retired, who often invited artists, musicians, storytellers, chefs and all manner of interesting people to contribute to the school curriculum. Not only would I be teaching [...]