Art and English blogs

Drawing Together English and Art to create a dynamic platform for creative writing projects. Using story boarding and story structure to explore, invent or reinvent texts.

Third Man Down – Art and History

Picasso Illustration Workshop with year 6's Drawing Together Art & History using Picasso as an inspiration for character development with Year 6 students read more


Inventing a story that’s yours

Inventing a Story - Me & My Balloon - has been my Favourite Story Structure Workshop. Working with community groups where stories are a universal glue. read more


Thaumatrope a Creative Story Workshop

Creative Story Workshop Using A Thaumatrope? How does that work??? inventing a character then using the other side of the circle to create a scene = story read more

Creative Writing Project at Heles School

A Heles School summer term art project encouraged students to invent narratives and consider how finding connections can create exciting alternatives. read more

Image coming sooon

Thinking about how powerful art makes children

Art in Schools. If we don't fund arts we loose the next generation of creatives....and that includes the geniuses who are non traditional learners. read more


Primary & secondary school workshops

I use a range of approaches designed to excite and energise your student’s creative writing projects and curriculum texts through visual connections. More details

Why Drawing Together works?

1 in 4 children struggle to read and write, educational research shows that learners motivated by interes and enjoyment want to achieve more; leading to positive outcomes. More details

What do the courses contain?

The courses contain Illustration and/or Printmaking, evey workshop is taylored to the classes needs. More details

When, where and how much?

I travel throughout West Devon, East Cornwall from Coast to Coast. I charge £140.00 for a half day and £230.00 for a full day. More details

How it works?

There are 6 easy steps from booking to course delivery, the first step is to get in touch. More details