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40 Watson Avenue
Last updated on 1st December
I offer workshops to suit all levels of age and ability.
Creative workshops to suit your needs from childrens' parties to corporate business days.
Current practice involves working in primary schools delivering workshops in mosaic, African textiles, silk painting with a cultural focus and various craftforms which takes me all over the country.
I also offer workshops and give workshops, talks and demonstrations to a number of guilds and community groups.
Talk, slide show and demonstration - December 2021
"We had a great time - thank you!
One day mosaic at Stony Dean School, Amersham - October 2021
"I can’t thank you enough for the support you gave our students to produce such a work of art.
Your encouragement and passion shined through while teaching our students.
Two day mosaic workshop at SS Osmund and Andrew's RC Primary School, Bolton - May 2021
"Our children of all abilities were able to engage with the production of our school mosaic. In particular, children with SEN thoroughly enjoyed this experience; commenting it was relaxing and made them feel happy. The children were involved in every step of process from design to the final grouting. They worked in groups and with Andrew’s expertise, created something that was truly wonderful.. This activity will have a lasting memory for the children and staff at our school." - Sharon Doyle, Deputy Head
Abstract Batik Collage Workshop, at Studio Four, The Attenborough Arts Centre - 15th June 2019
"Great atmosphere 10/10"
"Super - creatively and the camaraderie was lovely too"
"Super creative course 10/10"
"Had a great time learning the techniques10/10"
"Lovely atmosphere, very informed and friendly group"
"Very attentive and encouraging 10/10"
"I really enjoyed such a great challenge 10/10"
"Very good and explained all the various things and techniques 10/10"
"Andrew is very much a people's person. Very encouraging and lovely sense of humour"
"Everything we needed 10/10"
"Everything was perfect"
"All the resources were provided 10/10"
"This studio is perfect"
"The studio is great for this kind of work 10/10"
"We needed lots of space so this studio was perfect 10/10"
Gaudi Mosaic Workshop, at Knighton Lane Artists Studios, Leicester - 17th June 2023
"Very good for time spent and resources"
"A two day workshop would be great"
"Gentle and encouraging"
"Excellent as always"
"Flexible and encouraging"
"Inspiring .... knows what will work and what might be a problem"
"Sense of humour"
"Practical - some instruction at the start, then right to hands on with coaching along the way. Super!"
"Great supply and variety of materials and ideas"
"Everything we needed including biscuits"
"Love it. So nice seeing all your work and others"
"A lovely community local working studio environment"
Lots of space"
Abstract Batik Workshop, at Knighton Lane Artists Studios, Leicester - 15th July 2023
Value for money:
"Patient and clear in explaining. Always offers a helping hand when stuck:)"
"Great. Very encouraging"
"Friendly. Very knowledgable and responsive to participant's requests"
"Plentiful and available"
"Loved it. Really felt creative in it :)"
"Ample. Excellent space"
"Great studio space"
"The space is perfect. I really stepped into a creative environment"