Tag: school

I can’t draw, YES you can

22

Sep2017
During my time as an art teacher and when I ran my own company providing art workshops in school, the phrase I came across in every classroom I visited was, ‘I can’t draw’. After phrase was uttered, the child would often produce little, or create with such little interest ... Read More
22 Sep 2017Paul Priestley
bottles

03

Feb2017

Creative Drawing

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Your kids can produce Creative Drawings Drawing is the fundamental basis of all art forms including painting. Drawing an object lets us understand it, and learn about it’s structure. We can understand how light falls upon it and plays tricks with our perception. Picasso once said, ‘ I do ... Read More
03 Feb 2017Paul Priestley
teachers

01

Aug2016
Having taught in secondary schools for many years before setting up my own art business, I have learnt a great deal about teaching art to children. Now my art business takes me into many primary schools where I meet a lot of art co-ordinators. Unlike their secondary school counterparts ... Read More
01 Aug 2016Paul Priestley