Guaysamin Art 5.17
Guaysamin Art 5.17

Having to dry these rather large canvases in the garden - looking forward to getting into a studio!

Nepalese Tapestry 7.17
Nepalese Tapestry 7.17

Year 6s wowed me with a beautifully made tapestry made from watercolour paintings.

Volunteering at Islington Museum Bunhill Project 6.17
Volunteering at Islington Museum Bunhill Project 6.17

Once a month, I'm really enjoying helping out at Islington Museum at the Bunhill Project: Art and Local History - unearthing local stories and testing out Art techniques. This session was based on the Ironmongers' Baths and Hockney's depiction of water. 

https://friendsofim.com/2017/04/13/explore-bunhill-ward-with-our-new-adult-art-project/

Volunteering at the Workshop N4 7.17
Volunteering at the Workshop N4 7.17

Having a great time volunteering with Lisa at the Workshop N4 - making wood paintings to spray painting tote bags with the children!

http://www.theworkshopn4.com/

My Studio Space 9.17
My Studio Space 9.17

Looking rather empty - can't wait to fill it!

Flowers 9.17
Flowers 9.17

A beautiful bouquet from an extremely kind mum of a girl I have taught - couldn't resist snapping a picture of them against the studio floor!

Mixing neutrals from primarys 9.17
Mixing neutrals from primarys 9.17

I've been really looking forward to practising some of the skills/ techniques that I learnt at the Slade Summer School last year. One of my favourite studies was to mix greys from red, yellow and blue. 

A fuller Studio 10.17
A fuller Studio 10.17

Didn't take me long to fill my part of the Studio!

Really enjoying getting used to the space. 

City Lit '100 Drawings in a Day' course 11.17
City Lit '100 Drawings in a Day' course 11.17

Had such an inspiring day led by Rod Judkins - a whistle stop tour through a range of drawing activities with exposure to new techniques and media. Highly recommended!

https://www.citylit.ac.uk/courses/100-drawings-in-a-day/VH889-1718

IAS Autmn Show 11.17
IAS Autmn Show 11.17

Getting to spend time around a vast array of interesting artworks whilst stewarding. Feels good to see my drawing up there among them!

http://www.islingtonartsociety.org.uk/index.html

IAS show at Ply Gallery 11.17
IAS show at Ply Gallery 11.17

Sold! What a feeling!

http://www.hthartscentre.co.uk/ply-gallery

Mural to Canvases 12.17
Mural to Canvases 12.17

Was a lovely surprise to see the mural in the junior hall I made with Year 6s has been made into 5 canvases for the infant hall. Their mural was also used as this year's St Michael's Chriztmas card. Feeling proud!

Open Age Tate Visit 02.18
Open Age Tate Visit 02.18

Had a fun visit to scope out the Tate Exchange space with these lovely ladies!

Drawing Club progress photo 1
Drawing Club progress photo 1

I love seeing progression in my pupil's drawings...such excellent observational drawing skills from photo 1 to 2.

Drawing Club photo 2
Drawing Club photo 2

An intricate drawing from a Year 2 pupil.

Grayson Perry: Works on paper 02.18
Grayson Perry: Works on paper 02.18

Engaging talk (Let Them Eat Conceptual Art) from Grayson Perry at the Royal Geographical Society.

Islington Museum Bunhill Project 02.18
Islington Museum Bunhill Project 02.18

Getting ready for the exhibition in March...

Sotheby's Erotic Art Sale: Life Drawing 02.18
Sotheby's Erotic Art Sale: Life Drawing 02.18

Free Form Life Drawing at Sothebys. Such a curious part of London!

London Loop Competition 3.18
London Loop Competition 3.18

My Art on display in Finsbury Square, London.

https://loop.gl/app/c/r0am-2lABy3Uq-ANGab1Y5

Private Art Tuition 4.18
Private Art Tuition 4.18
City Lit Colour Theory Course 4.18
City Lit Colour Theory Course 4.18
Making the IAS flyer 4.18
Making the IAS flyer 4.18

A fantastic opportunity to work in Zandra Rhodes office.

Selfie Exhibition: Candid Arts 5.18
Selfie Exhibition: Candid Arts 5.18
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Tate Modern: Open Age 5.18
Tate Modern: Open Age 5.18

The Open Age group that I teach displayed their art for a week in the Tate as part of Flourishing Lives in association with the Tate Exchange.

Dark Yellow Dot 5.18
Dark Yellow Dot 5.18

I was the featured artist of the day for Dark Yellow Dot.

Portrait Demo at the Mall Galleries 5.18
Portrait Demo at the Mall Galleries 5.18

I was lucky enough to watch Simon Davies in action!

Candid Arts 6.18
Candid Arts 6.18

A one day course - large scale life drawing.

Open Age at the Wallace Collection 6.18
Open Age at the Wallace Collection 6.18

Open Age session learning about Roccoco.

introduction to drawing and printmaking @ Piquant Collections 9.08.18
introduction to drawing and printmaking @ Piquant Collections 9.08.18

I designed and led a workshop and received really positive feedback so hoping to do more!

Dark Yellow Dot market.png
IMG_20180822_115017.jpg
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Guaysamin Art 5.17
Nepalese Tapestry 7.17
Volunteering at Islington Museum Bunhill Project 6.17
Volunteering at the Workshop N4 7.17
My Studio Space 9.17
Flowers 9.17
Mixing neutrals from primarys 9.17
A fuller Studio 10.17
City Lit '100 Drawings in a Day' course 11.17
IAS Autmn Show 11.17
IAS show at Ply Gallery 11.17
Mural to Canvases 12.17
Open Age Tate Visit 02.18
Drawing Club progress photo 1
Drawing Club photo 2
Grayson Perry: Works on paper 02.18
Islington Museum Bunhill Project 02.18
Sotheby's Erotic Art Sale: Life Drawing 02.18
London Loop Competition 3.18
Private Art Tuition 4.18
City Lit Colour Theory Course 4.18
Making the IAS flyer 4.18
Selfie Exhibition: Candid Arts 5.18
IMG_20180509_192332.jpg
IMG_20180510_221649.jpg
Tate Modern: Open Age 5.18
Dark Yellow Dot 5.18
Portrait Demo at the Mall Galleries 5.18
Candid Arts 6.18
Open Age at the Wallace Collection 6.18
introduction to drawing and printmaking @ Piquant Collections 9.08.18
Dark Yellow Dot market.png
IMG_20180822_115017.jpg
DSC01093.JPG
DSC01125.JPG
Guaysamin Art 5.17

Having to dry these rather large canvases in the garden - looking forward to getting into a studio!

Nepalese Tapestry 7.17

Year 6s wowed me with a beautifully made tapestry made from watercolour paintings.

Volunteering at Islington Museum Bunhill Project 6.17

Once a month, I'm really enjoying helping out at Islington Museum at the Bunhill Project: Art and Local History - unearthing local stories and testing out Art techniques. This session was based on the Ironmongers' Baths and Hockney's depiction of water. 

https://friendsofim.com/2017/04/13/explore-bunhill-ward-with-our-new-adult-art-project/

Volunteering at the Workshop N4 7.17

Having a great time volunteering with Lisa at the Workshop N4 - making wood paintings to spray painting tote bags with the children!

http://www.theworkshopn4.com/

My Studio Space 9.17

Looking rather empty - can't wait to fill it!

Flowers 9.17

A beautiful bouquet from an extremely kind mum of a girl I have taught - couldn't resist snapping a picture of them against the studio floor!

Mixing neutrals from primarys 9.17

I've been really looking forward to practising some of the skills/ techniques that I learnt at the Slade Summer School last year. One of my favourite studies was to mix greys from red, yellow and blue. 

A fuller Studio 10.17

Didn't take me long to fill my part of the Studio!

Really enjoying getting used to the space. 

City Lit '100 Drawings in a Day' course 11.17

Had such an inspiring day led by Rod Judkins - a whistle stop tour through a range of drawing activities with exposure to new techniques and media. Highly recommended!

https://www.citylit.ac.uk/courses/100-drawings-in-a-day/VH889-1718

IAS Autmn Show 11.17

Getting to spend time around a vast array of interesting artworks whilst stewarding. Feels good to see my drawing up there among them!

http://www.islingtonartsociety.org.uk/index.html

IAS show at Ply Gallery 11.17

Sold! What a feeling!

http://www.hthartscentre.co.uk/ply-gallery

Mural to Canvases 12.17

Was a lovely surprise to see the mural in the junior hall I made with Year 6s has been made into 5 canvases for the infant hall. Their mural was also used as this year's St Michael's Chriztmas card. Feeling proud!

Open Age Tate Visit 02.18

Had a fun visit to scope out the Tate Exchange space with these lovely ladies!

Drawing Club progress photo 1

I love seeing progression in my pupil's drawings...such excellent observational drawing skills from photo 1 to 2.

Drawing Club photo 2

An intricate drawing from a Year 2 pupil.

Grayson Perry: Works on paper 02.18

Engaging talk (Let Them Eat Conceptual Art) from Grayson Perry at the Royal Geographical Society.

Islington Museum Bunhill Project 02.18

Getting ready for the exhibition in March...

Sotheby's Erotic Art Sale: Life Drawing 02.18

Free Form Life Drawing at Sothebys. Such a curious part of London!

London Loop Competition 3.18

My Art on display in Finsbury Square, London.

https://loop.gl/app/c/r0am-2lABy3Uq-ANGab1Y5

Private Art Tuition 4.18
City Lit Colour Theory Course 4.18
Making the IAS flyer 4.18

A fantastic opportunity to work in Zandra Rhodes office.

Selfie Exhibition: Candid Arts 5.18
Tate Modern: Open Age 5.18

The Open Age group that I teach displayed their art for a week in the Tate as part of Flourishing Lives in association with the Tate Exchange.

Dark Yellow Dot 5.18

I was the featured artist of the day for Dark Yellow Dot.

Portrait Demo at the Mall Galleries 5.18

I was lucky enough to watch Simon Davies in action!

Candid Arts 6.18

A one day course - large scale life drawing.

Open Age at the Wallace Collection 6.18

Open Age session learning about Roccoco.

introduction to drawing and printmaking @ Piquant Collections 9.08.18

I designed and led a workshop and received really positive feedback so hoping to do more!

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